The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Analyst
Rank 804 874 870
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 110 88 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.080% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.083% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90 80 109
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,400 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -14.54%

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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Support Analyst in the job title.

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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +80 102 £27,500 - 19
South East +33 25 £25,000 -16.66% 5
South West +14 15 £27,500 +17.02% 4
London +40 14 £30,000 - 2
Yorkshire +32 13 £29,213 +29.83% 5
North West +13 13 £37,500 +78.57% 1
West Yorkshire +20 11 £28,426 +26.33% 5
West Midlands +5 11 £26,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +13 9 £23,000 -17.85%
Brighton +12 9 £23,000 -17.85%
East Midlands +6 8 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Manchester +1 8 £37,500 +78.57%
Leicestershire -1 8 £22,000 +22.22% 1
Loughborough -8 8 £22,000 +22.22% 1
Bristol +26 7 £35,000 +48.93% 3
Dewsbury - 6 £28,426 - 1
Dorset +15 5 £27,500 +10.00%
West Sussex +2 5 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Poole -3 5 £27,500 +10.00%
Birmingham -12 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Croydon - 4 £23,500 -
Leeds +27 3 - - 2
East of England +18 3 £22,500 -21.73%
Berkshire +17 3 £25,000 +5.26% 2
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £26,000 -
Redditch - 3 £26,000 -
East Grinstead - 3 £32,500 -
Wirral - 3 £27,500 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £27,500 - 1

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Software Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Software Support Analyst in the job title.

1 118 (46.83%) SQL
2 81 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 57 (22.62%) SQL Server
4 56 (22.22%) Windows
5 55 (21.83%) MS Excel
6 48 (19.05%) ITIL
7 47 (18.65%) IIS
8 41 (16.27%) .NET
9 31 (12.30%) Degree
9 31 (12.30%) ERP
10 30 (11.90%) SLA
11 27 (10.71%) Java
12 25 (9.92%) ASP.NET
12 25 (9.92%) Finance
13 23 (9.13%) Windows Server
13 23 (9.13%) C#
14 22 (8.73%) CRM
14 22 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (7.94%) Active Directory
15 20 (7.94%) Law
16 19 (7.54%) Linux
16 19 (7.54%) Unix
16 19 (7.54%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (7.14%) JavaScript
18 17 (6.75%) T-SQL
18 17 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (5.95%) Back Office
19 15 (5.95%) HTML
20 14 (5.56%) Oracle

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (18.65%) IIS
2 10 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.59%) CMS
3 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.19%) Apache
4 3 (1.19%) SAS
5 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.79%) WordPress
6 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 55 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.37%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.40%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.57%) SaaS
2 4 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.78%) Internet
2 6 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (1.98%) DNS
4 4 (1.59%) 3G
4 4 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.19%) Firewall
6 2 (0.79%) Multicast
6 2 (0.79%) Unicast
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) FTP
7 1 (0.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.17%) MS Access
6 5 (1.98%) MySQL
7 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.19%) Big Data
8 3 (1.19%) DTS
9 2 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.79%) DB2
9 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) Maven
2 1 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Subversion
2 1 (0.40%) Toad
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (9.92%) Finance
2 20 (7.94%) Law
3 15 (5.95%) Back Office
4 14 (5.56%) German Language
4 14 (5.56%) Retail
5 11 (4.37%) French Language
6 6 (2.38%) Dutch Language
6 6 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.98%) Legal
8 3 (1.19%) Automotive
8 3 (1.19%) Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.19%) Front Office
8 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.79%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.27%) .NET
2 25 (9.92%) ASP.NET
3 15 (5.95%) HTML
4 13 (5.16%) ODBC
4 13 (5.16%) XML
5 10 (3.97%) Classic ASP
6 5 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (1.59%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.59%) CSS
8 3 (1.19%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.79%) REST
10 1 (0.40%) Ajax
10 1 (0.40%) EDI
10 1 (0.40%) J2EE
10 1 (0.40%) JSP
10 1 (0.40%) Web Services
10 1 (0.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.54%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.38%) iPhone
5 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.59%) iPad
7 3 (1.19%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.19%) Statistics
7 3 (1.19%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.79%) Derivative
8 2 (0.79%) iSeries
8 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.22%) Windows
2 23 (9.13%) Windows Server
3 19 (7.54%) Linux
3 19 (7.54%) Unix
4 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.79%) zOS
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.05%) ITIL
2 31 (12.30%) ERP
3 22 (8.73%) CRM
4 17 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 14 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 12 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 10 (3.97%) Change Management
7 10 (3.97%) Problem Management
7 10 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 7 (2.78%) OpenUP
9 7 (2.78%) Release Management
9 7 (2.78%) SDLC
10 6 (2.38%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (2.38%) Customer Analysis
10 6 (2.38%) Data Security
10 6 (2.38%) MVC
10 6 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (46.83%) SQL
2 27 (10.71%) Java
3 23 (9.13%) C#
4 18 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.75%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.76%) PHP
6 12 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.76%) VBA
7 11 (4.37%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.97%) VB
9 7 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.98%) C++
10 5 (1.98%) Python
11 3 (1.19%) C
11 3 (1.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (1.19%) Lua
11 3 (1.19%) Perl
11 3 (1.19%) VB6
11 3 (1.19%) VBScript
12 2 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (12.30%) Degree
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) HND
3 1 (0.40%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.98%) Terminal Services
2 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 81 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.56%) Oracle
3 13 (5.16%) iManage
4 10 (3.97%) Remedy
5 7 (2.78%) Citrix
6 5 (1.98%) Sage
6 5 (1.98%) VMware
7 4 (1.59%) Intel Security
7 4 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.59%) Sophos
8 3 (1.19%) Adobe
8 3 (1.19%) Calypso
8 3 (1.19%) IBM
8 3 (1.19%) Murex
8 3 (1.19%) Retek
9 2 (0.79%) Fidessa
9 2 (0.79%) Fiserv
9 2 (0.79%) Sun
10 1 (0.40%) Lotus
10 1 (0.40%) Pegasus
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
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