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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Analyst
Rank 815 840 823
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 61 145 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 140 140
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +15 59 £27,500 -8.33% 11
South East +55 25 £32,500 +20.37% 6
East of England +9 12 £25,000 -9.09%
South West +13 10 £27,500 +27.90% 1
West Sussex +29 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Dorset +25 9 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Crawley - 9 £32,500 - 1
Poole +14 8 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Berkshire +59 6 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £25,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire +26 4 £32,500 +9.24% 1
Hampshire +13 4 £24,000 +50.00% 1
London +11 4 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Yorkshire +10 4 £32,500 +9.24% 1
Suffolk - 4 £24,000 -
Wetherby - 4 £32,500 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £25,000 -
Huntingdon - 4 £25,000 -
Brighton - 4 £25,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £24,000 -
Winchester - 3 £24,000 -
City of London +33 2 £34,750 +26.36%
Reading +30 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Cambridge +14 2 £25,500 -
North West -13 2 £28,750 +30.68% 2
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Hungerford - 2 £25,750 -
Manchester - 2 £28,750 - 2
Oxford +20 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Oxfordshire +16 1 £35,000 +45.83%

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 80 (47.90%) SQL
2 72 (43.11%) Microsoft
3 56 (33.53%) SQL Server
4 54 (32.34%) MS Excel
5 48 (28.74%) Windows
6 46 (27.54%) .NET
7 38 (22.75%) IIS
8 36 (21.56%) ITIL
9 32 (19.16%) Degree
10 26 (15.57%) C#
11 25 (14.97%) ASP.NET
12 23 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (13.17%) Windows Server
14 21 (12.57%) ERP
14 21 (12.57%) Finance
15 17 (10.18%) SLA
16 16 (9.58%) Java
17 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (8.38%) Software Engineering
18 14 (8.38%) JavaScript
19 13 (7.78%) CRM
19 13 (7.78%) Law
19 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
20 12 (7.19%) Unix
20 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
21 11 (6.59%) ODBC
21 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
21 11 (6.59%) Change Management
21 11 (6.59%) German Language
22 10 (5.99%) SaaS

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 38 (22.75%) IIS
2 9 (5.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
3 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (32.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.99%) SaaS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) Internet
2 6 (3.59%) DNS
2 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (2.40%) SMTP
3 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.80%) 3G
5 2 (1.20%) Multicast
5 2 (1.20%) Unicast
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.60%) Firewall
6 1 (0.60%) FTP
6 1 (0.60%) VoIP
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.19%) MS Access
3 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.20%) DB2
6 1 (0.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.60%) DTS
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.60%) Toad
2 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (12.57%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Law
3 11 (6.59%) German Language
4 10 (5.99%) Back Office
5 8 (4.79%) French Language
6 7 (4.19%) Retail
7 5 (2.99%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.80%) Automotive
8 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.20%) Banking
9 2 (1.20%) International Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Billing
10 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.54%) .NET
2 25 (14.97%) ASP.NET
3 11 (6.59%) ODBC
4 8 (4.79%) Classic ASP
5 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.40%) XML
7 3 (1.80%) HTML
8 2 (1.20%) CSS
8 2 (1.20%) Web Services
9 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.60%) EDI
9 1 (0.60%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.19%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.99%) Physics
6 3 (1.80%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.80%) iPad
6 3 (1.80%) iPhone
6 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.20%) Derivative
7 2 (1.20%) iSeries
8 1 (0.60%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.60%) Fintech
8 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.74%) Windows
2 22 (13.17%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.19%) Unix
4 8 (4.79%) Linux
5 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.40%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.80%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.20%) zOS
9 1 (0.60%) Android
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.56%) ITIL
2 21 (12.57%) ERP
3 14 (8.38%) Software Engineering
4 13 (7.78%) CRM
5 11 (6.59%) Change Management
6 8 (4.79%) Software Testing
7 6 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.59%) Problem Management
7 6 (3.59%) Service Delivery
8 5 (2.99%) B2B
8 5 (2.99%) E-Procurement
8 5 (2.99%) MVC
8 5 (2.99%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (2.40%) Project Management
9 4 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (2.40%) Time Management
9 4 (2.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (1.80%) Process Improvement
10 3 (1.80%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (47.90%) SQL
2 26 (15.57%) C#
3 16 (9.58%) Java
4 14 (8.38%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.39%) PHP
5 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.39%) VB
5 9 (5.39%) VBA
6 8 (4.79%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.19%) C++
7 7 (4.19%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.40%) Python
10 3 (1.80%) VBScript
11 2 (1.20%) RPG
11 2 (1.20%) Tcl
12 1 (0.60%) C
12 1 (0.60%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.60%) Uniface
12 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (19.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) CCNA
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.60%) CISSP
3 1 (0.60%) HND
3 1 (0.60%) MCITP
3 1 (0.60%) MCP
3 1 (0.60%) MCSA
3 1 (0.60%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.40%) IMail Server
3 3 (1.80%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) WMI
2 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 72 (43.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.39%) iManage
3 7 (4.19%) Oracle
3 7 (4.19%) Remedy
4 5 (2.99%) Citrix
5 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.80%) Intel Security
6 3 (1.80%) Sophos
7 2 (1.20%) Fidessa
7 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) Sage
8 1 (0.60%) Anite
8 1 (0.60%) Avaya
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco
8 1 (0.60%) Lotus
8 1 (0.60%) NEC
8 1 (0.60%) OpenText
8 1 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) Sun
8 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, corporate discounts
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 7 days ago
Ringwood
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Wetherby
greywood
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago