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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Analyst
Rank 775 835 906
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 146 132 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 139 116 79
Median salary £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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
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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 +61 141 £28,000 +12.00% 10
South East +43 49 £28,000 +21.73% 2
London +34 22 £44,750 +49.16% 2
West Midlands -9 20 £29,500 +31.11%
South West +9 13 £27,500 +22.22% 3
North West +24 12 £30,000 +42.85%
Manchester +16 12 £30,000 +42.85%
West Sussex - 12 £34,000 -
East Midlands +20 11 £22,250 -33.08% 1
Gatwick - 11 £34,000 -
East Sussex +9 10 £23,000 +2.22% 2
Brighton +6 10 £23,000 +2.22% 2
Dorset +22 9 £27,500 +22.22% 1
East of England +22 9 £22,000 -16.98% 2
Poole +4 9 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Surrey +13 8 £28,000 -
Leicestershire - 8 £21,500 - 1
Coventry +2 7 £27,500 -6.77%
Loughborough - 7 £21,500 -
Hampshire - 7 £33,750 -
Buckinghamshire +34 6 £25,000 -5.66%
Milton Keynes +31 6 £25,000 -5.66%
Suffolk +11 6 £22,000 -20.00%
Woking +4 6 £28,000 -
Bury St Edmunds +1 6 £22,000 -20.00%
Birmingham - 6 £35,000 -
Southampton - 6 £33,750 -
Yorkshire +2 5 £24,550 -1.80%
City of London +51 3 £42,000 +37.70%
South Yorkshire +21 3 £25,000 -

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 116 (44.11%) SQL
2 68 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 62 (23.57%) SQL Server
3 62 (23.57%) ITIL
4 61 (23.19%) Degree
5 58 (22.05%) .NET
6 57 (21.67%) Windows
7 40 (15.21%) Finance
8 38 (14.45%) MS Excel
9 37 (14.07%) IIS
10 35 (13.31%) SLA
11 33 (12.55%) Java
12 30 (11.41%) Oracle
13 25 (9.51%) C#
13 25 (9.51%) HTML
13 25 (9.51%) Linux
14 23 (8.75%) Windows Server
15 22 (8.37%) ASP.NET
15 22 (8.37%) Active Directory
16 21 (7.98%) Unix
16 21 (7.98%) ERP
17 20 (7.60%) SaaS
17 20 (7.60%) Oracle Database
17 20 (7.60%) German Language
18 19 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (7.22%) VMware
18 19 (7.22%) CRM
19 18 (6.84%) French Language
19 18 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis

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 37 (14.07%) IIS
2 10 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.90%) Apache
5 4 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.52%) CMS
6 3 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.14%) JBoss
6 3 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.14%) SAS
6 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (14.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.08%) MS Office
3 3 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.90%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.90%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.38%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.60%) SaaS
2 15 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.56%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.14%) IaaS
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.14%) PaaS
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.94%) DNS
2 12 (4.56%) SSL
3 11 (4.18%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.28%) Firewall
6 3 (1.14%) HTTP
6 3 (1.14%) LDAP
6 3 (1.14%) NAS
7 2 (0.76%) Internet
8 1 (0.38%) DHCP
8 1 (0.38%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (23.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.60%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.56%) MySQL
4 11 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.14%) Big Data
8 3 (1.14%) DTS
8 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.76%) MS Access
9 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.76%) Maven
2 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.76%) Subversion
2 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 40 (15.21%) Finance
2 20 (7.60%) German Language
3 18 (6.84%) French Language
4 16 (6.08%) Law
5 13 (4.94%) Back Office
6 11 (4.18%) Retail
7 10 (3.80%) Front Office
8 7 (2.66%) General Ledger
9 6 (2.28%) Legal
10 5 (1.90%) Italian Language
10 5 (1.90%) Spanish Language
11 4 (1.52%) Dutch Language
11 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.14%) Banking
12 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.38%) Advertising
13 1 (0.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (22.05%) .NET
2 25 (9.51%) HTML
3 22 (8.37%) ASP.NET
4 13 (4.94%) CSS
5 12 (4.56%) XML
6 9 (3.42%) ODBC
7 6 (2.28%) Web Services
8 4 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.14%) Classic ASP
9 3 (1.14%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.14%) LAMP
10 2 (0.76%) Ajax
10 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.76%) J2EE
10 2 (0.76%) JSP
10 2 (0.76%) REST
10 2 (0.76%) WCF
10 2 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.56%) Client/Server
3 10 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.80%) Hedge funds
4 5 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.14%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.14%) Statistics
5 3 (1.14%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.76%) iPhone
6 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.76%) Replication
6 2 (0.76%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.38%) AS400
7 1 (0.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.67%) Windows
2 25 (9.51%) Linux
3 23 (8.75%) Windows Server
4 21 (7.98%) Unix
5 12 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.57%) ITIL
2 21 (7.98%) ERP
3 19 (7.22%) CRM
4 18 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (6.08%) Problem Management
6 14 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (5.32%) Incident Management
7 13 (4.94%) Asset Management
8 11 (4.18%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (3.80%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.42%) Software Testing
11 8 (3.04%) SDLC
12 7 (2.66%) Cash Management
12 7 (2.66%) OpenUP
12 7 (2.66%) Project Management
12 7 (2.66%) Release Management
13 6 (2.28%) Data Security
13 6 (2.28%) Service Management
13 6 (2.28%) Time Management
14 5 (1.90%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 116 (44.11%) SQL
2 33 (12.55%) Java
3 25 (9.51%) C#
4 16 (6.08%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.70%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.70%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.18%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.04%) VB
8 7 (2.66%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.28%) C++
9 6 (2.28%) Perl
9 6 (2.28%) VBA
10 5 (1.90%) PHP
11 4 (1.52%) C
11 4 (1.52%) Ruby
12 3 (1.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 3 (1.14%) Lua
12 3 (1.14%) Python
12 3 (1.14%) VB6
13 2 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (23.19%) Degree
2 9 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.31%) SLA
2 4 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 22 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.76%) XenApp
6 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) WMI
2 3 (1.14%) OpenAM
2 3 (1.14%) Puppet
2 3 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.41%) Oracle
3 19 (7.22%) VMware
4 10 (3.80%) Calypso
4 10 (3.80%) Murex
5 8 (3.04%) Sage
6 5 (1.90%) iManage
6 5 (1.90%) SAP
7 4 (1.52%) Citrix
7 4 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.52%) Sun
8 3 (1.14%) Adobe
8 3 (1.14%) Remedy
8 3 (1.14%) Retek
9 2 (0.76%) IBM
9 2 (0.76%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.76%) Sophis
9 2 (0.76%) Talend
10 1 (0.38%) Fiserv
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23K Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Leicester, Melton Mowbray
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £15,000 - £21,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Leicester, Melton Mowbray
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £15,000 - £21,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Leicester, Melton Mowbray
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £15,000 - £21,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
EC1A, London
Harvey McQueen
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago