The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Analyst
Rank 805 836 871
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 130 101 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.095% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.098% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 125 96 61
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Support Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst within the UK.

Software Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Software Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Software Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Support Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 127 £32,250 +29.00% 18
London +43 51 £35,000 +20.68% 2
South East -6 29 £32,500 +22.64% 8
East of England +9 15 £24,750 -1.00%
Oxfordshire +4 13 £27,000 +8.00% 3
East Midlands +11 10 £30,000 +22.44% 2
Oxford - 9 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £27,500 -
West Sussex -5 7 £34,000 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -14 7 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Letchworth - 7 £27,500 -
Bury St Edmunds +7 6 £22,000 -2.22%
Suffolk -10 6 £22,000 -7.36%
South West -17 6 £23,500 +17.50% 2
Abingdon - 6 £25,000 - 3
Cheshire +28 5 £28,000 +24.44%
North West +27 5 £28,000 +24.44%
Birmingham - 5 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 5 £34,000 - 1
Yorkshire +11 4 £24,750 -10.00% 2
Surrey +5 4 £37,250 +0.67%
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £27,500 -11.29% 3
Leeds +5 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Leicestershire +5 3 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Northamptonshire 0 3 £26,000 -12.60%
West Yorkshire -3 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Milton Keynes -3 3 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Northampton -7 3 £26,000 -12.60%
Nottingham - 3 £33,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £33,750 -

Software Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Support Analyst in their job title.

1 114 (43.85%) SQL
2 91 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 82 (31.54%) SQL Server
4 76 (29.23%) Degree
5 73 (28.08%) Windows
6 72 (27.69%) .NET
7 53 (20.38%) ITIL
8 48 (18.46%) Finance
9 42 (16.15%) ASP.NET
10 40 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 38 (14.62%) Windows Server
12 37 (14.23%) Oracle
12 37 (14.23%) C#
13 31 (11.92%) MS Office
14 27 (10.38%) Active Directory
15 26 (10.00%) Java
15 26 (10.00%) Computer Science
16 25 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (9.62%) VMware
17 24 (9.23%) SLA
17 24 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (8.46%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (8.08%) Client/Server
20 20 (7.69%) SSL
20 20 (7.69%) DNS
20 20 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
20 20 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
20 20 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
21 19 (7.31%) IIS

Software Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.31%) IIS
2 10 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.77%) Apache
4 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.92%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.38%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.38%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.38%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.38%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.38%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.38%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.62%) SaaS
4 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.15%) IaaS
5 3 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.69%) DNS
1 20 (7.69%) SSL
2 18 (6.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (3.46%) Internet
5 5 (1.92%) VPN
6 2 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (31.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.31%) MySQL
3 6 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.38%) DB2
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (18.46%) Finance
2 14 (5.38%) Law
3 13 (5.00%) German Language
4 10 (3.85%) Back Office
5 9 (3.46%) Spanish Language
6 8 (3.08%) French Language
6 8 (3.08%) General Ledger
6 8 (3.08%) Retail
7 7 (2.69%) Front Office
7 7 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.69%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.15%) Banking
8 3 (1.15%) Games
8 3 (1.15%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.15%) Legal
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (27.69%) .NET
2 42 (16.15%) ASP.NET
3 18 (6.92%) CSS
4 17 (6.54%) HTML
5 6 (2.31%) XML
6 5 (1.92%) ODBC
7 4 (1.54%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.54%) Grails
7 4 (1.54%) HTML5
7 4 (1.54%) jQuery
7 4 (1.54%) Web Services
8 3 (1.15%) LAMP
8 3 (1.15%) WCF
9 2 (0.77%) EDI
10 1 (0.38%) DHTML
10 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.08%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.69%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.69%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.54%) Replication
8 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.77%) AS400
9 2 (0.77%) EPoS
9 2 (0.77%) iSeries
9 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.38%) Equities
10 1 (0.38%) Fintech
10 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.08%) Windows
2 38 (14.62%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.85%) Linux
4 10 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.31%) Unix
7 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.38%) ITIL
2 20 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (6.92%) ERP
4 13 (5.00%) CRM
4 13 (5.00%) Time Management
5 12 (4.62%) Software Deployment
6 11 (4.23%) Coaching
7 9 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (3.08%) Cash Management
8 8 (3.08%) Presales
8 8 (3.08%) Project Management
8 8 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (2.69%) Analytics
9 7 (2.69%) Asset Management
9 7 (2.69%) OO
9 7 (2.69%) Problem Management
9 7 (2.69%) Service Delivery
9 7 (2.69%) Service Management
9 7 (2.69%) Software Testing
10 6 (2.31%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (43.85%) SQL
2 37 (14.23%) C#
3 26 (10.00%) Java
4 13 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.69%) C
6 7 (2.69%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.69%) VB
7 6 (2.31%) PHP
8 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.54%) C++
9 4 (1.54%) VB6
10 2 (0.77%) Korn
10 2 (0.77%) Ruby
10 2 (0.77%) VBScript
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (29.23%) Degree
2 16 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.77%) MCP
5 2 (0.77%) MCSE
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.23%) SLA
2 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 27 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.08%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.69%) XenApp
6 5 (1.92%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.23%) Oracle
3 25 (9.62%) VMware
4 10 (3.85%) Citrix
4 10 (3.85%) SAP
5 7 (2.69%) Calypso
5 7 (2.69%) Murex
5 7 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.31%) Sage
7 5 (1.92%) Cisco
8 3 (1.15%) Google
8 3 (1.15%) ThinPrint
9 2 (0.77%) HP
9 2 (0.77%) iManage
9 2 (0.77%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.77%) Sophis
9 2 (0.77%) Trapeze
10 1 (0.38%) Epicor
10 1 (0.38%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.38%) Pegasus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Omni IT
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Parc Ellis
Salary: Up to UKP 25000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + lots of good benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified £25-40k+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Metaskil
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,500 per annum upto £27.5k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
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