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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Support Analyst
UK
Rank 760 816 875
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 81 123 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 73 118 85
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,000 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £36,200
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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +57 79 £28,000 -13.84% 14
South East +79 42 £32,500 - 6
London +43 13 £31,000 -11.42% 3
West Sussex +12 11 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Crawley - 11 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +54 10 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Berkshire +58 9 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire +11 9 £28,500 +5.55% 3
South West +15 8 £25,000 +6.38% 1
North West -10 7 £27,500 -1.78% 3
Yorkshire +37 6 £24,000 -6.79% 1
West Yorkshire +23 6 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Reigate - 6 £35,000 -
Manchester - 6 £27,250 - 1
Leeds +27 5 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Abingdon +12 5 - - 1
Bromley - 4 £30,000 -
City of London - 4 £37,500 -
Reading +46 3 £29,000 -14.07%
Oxford +10 3 £24,500 -24.61% 1
East of England +7 3 £32,500 +31.31%
Bristol - 3 £19,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £27,500 -
Stockport - 3 £27,000 -
Poole - 3 £27,500 -
Wiltshire +19 2 £25,000 +6.38%
Bracknell +15 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Cambridge +13 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 - -
Wales - 2 £26,500 -

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 68 (47.22%) SQL
2 44 (30.56%) Degree
3 41 (28.47%) Windows
4 35 (24.31%) Microsoft
5 34 (23.61%) SQL Server
6 33 (22.92%) ITIL
7 30 (20.83%) .NET
8 28 (19.44%) MS Excel
9 27 (18.75%) Finance
9 27 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 24 (16.67%) IIS
11 20 (13.89%) C#
11 20 (13.89%) Windows Server
12 15 (10.42%) SaaS
12 15 (10.42%) Problem Management
12 15 (10.42%) C++
12 15 (10.42%) Unix
13 14 (9.72%) Java
13 14 (9.72%) ERP
13 14 (9.72%) SLA
13 14 (9.72%) French Language
13 14 (9.72%) German Language
14 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (8.33%) Linux
15 11 (7.64%) ODBC
16 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (6.94%) VB
17 9 (6.25%) MS Office
17 9 (6.25%) Active Directory

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 24 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (2.78%) DataSynapse
3 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.69%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.69%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) SaaS
2 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.69%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) SMTP
2 3 (2.08%) DNS
2 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
4 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.69%) Big Data
5 1 (0.69%) DB2
5 1 (0.69%) DTS
5 1 (0.69%) UniData
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (18.75%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) French Language
2 14 (9.72%) German Language
3 4 (2.78%) Dutch Language
3 4 (2.78%) Law
4 3 (2.08%) Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.39%) Advertising
5 2 (1.39%) International Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.83%) .NET
2 11 (7.64%) ODBC
3 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.08%) CSS
4 3 (2.08%) HTML
5 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.39%) J2EE
5 2 (1.39%) XML
6 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.69%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.86%) Life Science
3 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.69%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.47%) Windows
2 20 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 15 (10.42%) Unix
4 12 (8.33%) Linux
5 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.78%) zOS
8 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.39%) Android
9 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.92%) ITIL
2 15 (10.42%) Problem Management
3 14 (9.72%) ERP
4 8 (5.56%) Analytics
4 8 (5.56%) CRM
4 8 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 7 (4.86%) Project Management
6 6 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.47%) B2B
7 5 (3.47%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (3.47%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.47%) Physics
7 5 (3.47%) Software Engineering
7 5 (3.47%) Time Management
8 4 (2.78%) Capital Modelling
8 4 (2.78%) E-Procurement
8 4 (2.78%) Logistics
8 4 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.78%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 68 (47.22%) SQL
2 20 (13.89%) C#
3 15 (10.42%) C++
4 14 (9.72%) Java
5 10 (6.94%) VB
6 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.17%) C
7 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.47%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.47%) VBA
9 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.08%) Python
10 3 (2.08%) Ruby
11 2 (1.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.69%) RPG
12 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (30.56%) Degree
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.56%) MCSE
4 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) CCNA
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.69%) CISSP
5 1 (0.69%) MCITP
5 1 (0.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.69%) MCSA
5 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (2.78%) IMail Server
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.69%) TeamSite
1 1 (0.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) Citrix
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle
3 4 (2.78%) TOWER Software
4 2 (1.39%) Apple
4 2 (1.39%) Sage
4 2 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (0.69%) Aruba
5 1 (0.69%) Avaya
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco
5 1 (0.69%) Google
5 1 (0.69%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) iManage
5 1 (0.69%) Mitel
5 1 (0.69%) NEC
5 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.69%) Splunk
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £23k - £25k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp. bens, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chorley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago