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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Analyst
Rank 822 862 876
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 109 103 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.097% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 106
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +54 104 £27,500 +10.00% 9
South East +46 29 £24,000 -14.28% 2
South West +26 17 £27,500 +22.22% 1
East Sussex +14 14 £23,000 -3.15%
Brighton +9 14 £23,000 -3.15%
London +40 13 £31,250 +4.16% 2
East Midlands +6 13 £21,500 -4.44% 1
North West +33 12 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Leicestershire +7 12 £21,500 +19.44%
West Midlands -2 12 £26,750 +2.88%
Loughborough -5 12 £21,500 +19.44%
Poole - 9 £27,500 -
Dorset - 9 £27,500 -
Manchester +3 8 £37,500 +38.88%
West Sussex - 6 £35,250 -
Birmingham -7 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Yorkshire +24 4 £28,426 +26.33% 2
East of England +20 4 £23,500 -6.00%
Somerset -8 4 £22,500 +4.65%
Bath - 4 £22,500 -
Croydon - 4 £23,500 -
Bedfordshire +21 3 £23,500 +4.44%
West Yorkshire +11 3 £28,426 +26.33% 1
Bristol +10 3 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £26,000 -
East Grinstead - 3 £32,500 -
Dewsbury - 3 £28,426 -
Redditch - 3 £26,000 -
Surrey +27 2 £25,875 -23.33%

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 122 (48.03%) SQL
2 70 (27.56%) Microsoft
3 56 (22.05%) Windows
4 55 (21.65%) SQL Server
5 49 (19.29%) ITIL
6 47 (18.50%) MS Excel
7 46 (18.11%) .NET
8 41 (16.14%) IIS
9 40 (15.75%) Degree
10 30 (11.81%) SLA
10 30 (11.81%) ERP
11 27 (10.63%) Finance
12 25 (9.84%) C#
13 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET
13 23 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (8.66%) Windows Server
14 22 (8.66%) Java
14 22 (8.66%) Linux
14 22 (8.66%) Active Directory
15 21 (8.27%) CRM
15 21 (8.27%) JavaScript
16 20 (7.87%) Unix
16 20 (7.87%) German Language
17 19 (7.48%) HTML
17 19 (7.48%) Oracle
18 18 (7.09%) Law
19 17 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
19 17 (6.69%) French Language
20 15 (5.91%) XML

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 41 (16.14%) IIS
2 10 (3.94%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.97%) Apache
5 4 (1.57%) CMS
5 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.18%) JBoss
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.18%) SAS
6 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.79%) WordPress
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 47 (18.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.12%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.18%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.39%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.12%) SaaS
2 10 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) DNS
1 8 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.36%) Firewall
3 6 (2.36%) Internet
4 5 (1.97%) SSL
5 4 (1.57%) 3G
5 4 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.18%) HTTP
6 3 (1.18%) LDAP
6 3 (1.18%) NAS
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) FTP
7 1 (0.39%) Network Security
7 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.39%) VPN
7 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.15%) MySQL
5 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.97%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.18%) Big Data
9 3 (1.18%) DTS
9 3 (1.18%) MS Access
10 2 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.79%) DB2
10 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.79%) Maven
1 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (0.79%) Subversion
1 2 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.39%) Toad
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (10.63%) Finance
2 20 (7.87%) German Language
3 18 (7.09%) Law
4 17 (6.69%) French Language
5 14 (5.51%) Retail
6 9 (3.54%) Back Office
7 6 (2.36%) Dutch Language
7 6 (2.36%) Front Office
7 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.97%) Legal
9 4 (1.57%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.57%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.18%) Automotive
10 3 (1.18%) Banking
10 3 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.18%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.11%) .NET
2 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET
3 19 (7.48%) HTML
4 15 (5.91%) XML
5 13 (5.12%) ODBC
6 7 (2.76%) CSS
7 5 (1.97%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (1.57%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.57%) Classic ASP
8 4 (1.57%) Web Services
9 3 (1.18%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.79%) Ajax
10 2 (0.79%) J2EE
10 2 (0.79%) JSP
10 2 (0.79%) REST
10 2 (0.79%) XSLT
11 1 (0.39%) EDI
11 1 (0.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.72%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.36%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.36%) iPhone
5 5 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) iPad
7 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.18%) Statistics
7 3 (1.18%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.18%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.79%) iSeries
8 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.05%) Windows
2 22 (8.66%) Linux
2 22 (8.66%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.87%) Unix
4 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.29%) ITIL
2 30 (11.81%) ERP
3 21 (8.27%) CRM
4 17 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (5.12%) Service Delivery
6 12 (4.72%) Incident Management
6 12 (4.72%) Problem Management
6 12 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (3.54%) Asset Management
8 8 (3.15%) Software Engineering
8 8 (3.15%) Software Testing
9 7 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (2.76%) OpenUP
9 7 (2.76%) Release Management
10 6 (2.36%) Customer Analysis
10 6 (2.36%) Data Security
10 6 (2.36%) SDLC
10 6 (2.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (2.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 122 (48.03%) SQL
2 25 (9.84%) C#
3 22 (8.66%) Java
4 21 (8.27%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.91%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.91%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.12%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.94%) VB
8 7 (2.76%) PHP
8 7 (2.76%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.76%) VBA
9 6 (2.36%) Perl
10 3 (1.18%) C
10 3 (1.18%) C++
10 3 (1.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.18%) Lua
10 3 (1.18%) Python
10 3 (1.18%) VB6
10 3 (1.18%) VBScript
11 2 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (15.75%) Degree
2 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.39%) HND
3 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 22 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.97%) Terminal Services
3 5 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.15%) WMI
2 3 (1.18%) OpenAM
2 3 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (27.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.48%) Oracle
3 10 (3.94%) iManage
4 9 (3.54%) VMware
5 6 (2.36%) Calypso
5 6 (2.36%) Citrix
5 6 (2.36%) Murex
6 5 (1.97%) Sun
7 4 (1.57%) IBM
7 4 (1.57%) Intel Security
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.57%) Remedy
7 4 (1.57%) Sage
7 4 (1.57%) Sophos
8 3 (1.18%) Adobe
8 3 (1.18%) Retek
8 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.79%) Fiserv
9 2 (0.79%) Talend
10 1 (0.39%) Pegasus
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Horton Housing Association
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago