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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Analyst
Rank 797 865 910
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 143 122 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 139 112 70
Median salary £31,500 £25,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.75% -8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,550 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £24,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.25%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 2 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 2 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
(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 +31 142 £31,750 +25.74% 15
South East +30 50 £32,500 +38.29% 4
London +27 35 £36,000 +16.12% 2
West Midlands -8 20 £29,500 +26.88% 1
West Sussex +6 16 £34,000 +21.42%
Gatwick - 15 £34,000 -
North West +25 10 £30,000 +42.85% 1
Manchester +12 10 £30,000 +42.85% 1
South West -1 9 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Milton Keynes +31 8 £25,000 -5.66%
Buckinghamshire +29 8 £25,000 -5.66%
East of England +14 8 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Surrey -7 8 £28,000 -
Suffolk +11 7 £22,000 -26.66%
Coventry +7 7 £27,500 -5.98%
Hampshire - 7 £33,750 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 7 £22,000 -
Yorkshire +14 6 £24,775 -0.90% 1
Birmingham - 6 £35,000 -
Southampton - 6 £33,750 -
Dorset +23 5 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Poole +13 5 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Woking +12 5 £28,000 -
Berkshire +15 4 £26,500 +8.16% 1
East Midlands +15 4 £26,000 +6.12% 1
East Sussex -1 4 £22,750 +1.11% 2
Brighton -13 4 £22,750 +1.11% 2
West Yorkshire +17 3 £24,550 -6.47% 1
Sheffield +16 3 £25,000 -
South Yorkshire +16 3 £25,000 -

Software Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 128 (45.55%) SQL
2 82 (29.18%) Microsoft
3 73 (25.98%) .NET
4 72 (25.62%) SQL Server
5 70 (24.91%) ITIL
5 70 (24.91%) Degree
6 60 (21.35%) Windows
7 43 (15.30%) Finance
8 41 (14.59%) MS Excel
9 36 (12.81%) SLA
9 36 (12.81%) IIS
9 36 (12.81%) Java
10 34 (12.10%) Oracle
11 33 (11.74%) ASP.NET
12 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
13 27 (9.61%) C#
13 27 (9.61%) HTML
13 27 (9.61%) Windows Server
14 26 (9.25%) Linux
14 26 (9.25%) VMware
14 26 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (7.12%) German Language
16 20 (7.12%) Unix
16 20 (7.12%) SaaS
16 20 (7.12%) Oracle Database
17 19 (6.76%) CRM
17 19 (6.76%) MS Office
17 19 (6.76%) French Language
18 18 (6.41%) Law

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 36 (12.81%) IIS
2 10 (3.56%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.49%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.78%) Apache
6 4 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.42%) CMS
7 3 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.07%) JBoss
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (14.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (1.78%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.36%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.36%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.36%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.36%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.36%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.36%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.36%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.12%) SaaS
3 17 (6.05%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.07%) IaaS
5 3 (1.07%) PaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.41%) DNS
2 17 (6.05%) SSL
3 11 (3.91%) Remote Desktop
4 10 (3.56%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.14%) Firewall
6 3 (1.07%) HTTP
6 3 (1.07%) Internet
6 3 (1.07%) LDAP
6 3 (1.07%) NAS
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) Intranet
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.12%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.98%) MySQL
4 9 (3.20%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.78%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.07%) Big Data
7 3 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.71%) MS Access
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.36%) DB2
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.71%) Maven
2 2 (0.71%) Subversion
2 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (15.30%) Finance
2 20 (7.12%) German Language
3 19 (6.76%) French Language
4 18 (6.41%) Law
5 13 (4.63%) Back Office
6 11 (3.91%) Retail
7 10 (3.56%) Front Office
8 8 (2.85%) General Ledger
9 7 (2.49%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.78%) Italian Language
10 5 (1.78%) Legal
10 5 (1.78%) Spanish Language
11 4 (1.42%) Banking
11 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 3 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.71%) Games
14 1 (0.36%) Advertising
14 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.98%) .NET
2 33 (11.74%) ASP.NET
3 27 (9.61%) HTML
4 17 (6.05%) CSS
5 11 (3.91%) XML
6 7 (2.49%) Web Services
7 5 (1.78%) ODBC
8 3 (1.07%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.07%) LAMP
8 3 (1.07%) WCF
9 2 (0.71%) Ajax
9 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.71%) J2EE
9 2 (0.71%) JSP
9 2 (0.71%) REST
9 2 (0.71%) XSLT
10 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.36%) DHTML
10 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.05%) Client/Server
2 13 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.56%) Hedge funds
4 9 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.14%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.07%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.07%) Replication
7 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.71%) iPhone
7 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.71%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) AS400
8 1 (0.36%) iSeries
8 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.35%) Windows
2 27 (9.61%) Windows Server
3 26 (9.25%) Linux
4 20 (7.12%) Unix
5 17 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (24.91%) ITIL
2 19 (6.76%) CRM
3 18 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (5.69%) Problem Management
5 13 (4.63%) Asset Management
5 13 (4.63%) ERP
5 13 (4.63%) Service Delivery
6 12 (4.27%) Incident Management
7 11 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (3.91%) Time Management
8 10 (3.56%) Software Testing
9 9 (3.20%) Coaching
9 9 (3.20%) Software Deployment
10 8 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (2.85%) Cash Management
10 8 (2.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (2.85%) OO
10 8 (2.85%) Service Management
11 7 (2.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 128 (45.55%) SQL
2 36 (12.81%) Java
3 27 (9.61%) C#
4 18 (6.41%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.41%) PL/SQL
5 16 (5.69%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.20%) VB
7 8 (2.85%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.85%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.14%) C++
8 6 (2.14%) Perl
8 6 (2.14%) PHP
9 5 (1.78%) C
10 4 (1.42%) Ruby
10 4 (1.42%) VB6
11 3 (1.07%) Lua
11 3 (1.07%) Python
12 2 (0.71%) Korn
12 2 (0.71%) VBA
12 2 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (24.91%) Degree
2 15 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.81%) SLA
2 4 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.78%) XenApp
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.07%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) WMI
2 3 (1.07%) OpenAM
2 3 (1.07%) Puppet
2 3 (1.07%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (29.18%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.10%) Oracle
3 26 (9.25%) VMware
4 10 (3.56%) Calypso
4 10 (3.56%) Murex
5 9 (3.20%) Citrix
6 6 (2.14%) Sage
6 6 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.14%) SAP
7 4 (1.42%) iManage
7 4 (1.42%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.42%) Sun
8 3 (1.07%) Adobe
8 3 (1.07%) Remedy
8 3 (1.07%) Retek
9 2 (0.71%) Google
9 2 (0.71%) IBM
9 2 (0.71%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.71%) Sophis
9 2 (0.71%) Talend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23K Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: To 23k (depends on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
TDA Group
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £26067 - £30221 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago