Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 208 201
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 114 152 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.12% 1.31% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.36% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 105 142 227
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.26% -1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,750 £60,675 £68,000
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9680 11204 16347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8762 10214 14209
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Applications 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 across the City of London region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 81 (71.05%) SQL
2 62 (54.39%) Finance
3 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
4 38 (33.33%) Unix
5 36 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 31 (27.19%) Windows
6 31 (27.19%) Java
7 29 (25.44%) Linux
7 29 (25.44%) Banking
8 27 (23.68%) Oracle
9 26 (22.81%) Front Office
10 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (12.28%) Investment Banking
12 13 (11.40%) SWIFT
12 13 (11.40%) J2EE
12 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.40%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 13 (11.40%) SEPA
13 12 (10.53%) Investment Management
13 12 (10.53%) Actimize
13 12 (10.53%) QA
14 11 (9.65%) ITIL
14 11 (9.65%) Windows Server
15 10 (8.77%) Cognos
15 10 (8.77%) Documentum
15 10 (8.77%) SunGard
15 10 (8.77%) CODA
15 10 (8.77%) Equities
15 10 (8.77%) Degree

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (8.77%) Documentum
2 6 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 5 (4.39%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.39%) JBoss
3 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.63%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.63%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Actimize
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.51%) Endur
4 1 (0.88%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.88%) Eze OMS
4 1 (0.88%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.88%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.51%) SaaS
4 3 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (2.63%) BIG-IP
2 3 (2.63%) DNS
2 3 (2.63%) Firewall
2 3 (2.63%) Intranet
2 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) Extranet
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) JIRA
2 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.88%) Hudson
4 1 (0.88%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (54.39%) Finance
2 29 (25.44%) Banking
3 26 (22.81%) Front Office
4 14 (12.28%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.39%) Back Office
6 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.63%) Advertising
8 2 (1.75%) French Language
8 2 (1.75%) German Language
8 2 (1.75%) Law
8 2 (1.75%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) J2EE
2 8 (7.02%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (5.26%) JSP
4 4 (3.51%) .NET
5 2 (1.75%) HTML
5 2 (1.75%) jQuery
5 2 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) CSS
6 1 (0.88%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.88%) Murex MxML
6 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (11.40%) SWIFT
2 10 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.77%) Equities
3 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.26%) Fedwire
5 5 (4.39%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.75%) Derivative
8 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.88%) iPad
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.33%) Unix
2 31 (27.19%) Windows
3 29 (25.44%) Linux
4 11 (9.65%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.14%) Solaris
6 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.26%) AIX
8 1 (0.88%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.40%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 12 (10.53%) Investment Management
3 11 (9.65%) ITIL
4 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
5 9 (7.89%) Asset Management
5 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (7.02%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.14%) Cash Management
7 7 (6.14%) Process Improvement
8 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.26%) Change Management
8 6 (5.26%) CRM
8 6 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.39%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.39%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.39%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.39%) Release Management
9 5 (4.39%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (71.05%) SQL
2 31 (27.19%) Java
3 9 (7.89%) VBA
4 7 (6.14%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.14%) Python
5 6 (5.26%) Perl
5 6 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.39%) C#
6 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.75%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) Korn
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) CFA
3 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) SEPA
2 12 (10.53%) QA
3 8 (7.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) Ansible
1 6 (5.26%) Nagios
1 6 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.26%) Puppet
2 5 (4.39%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (4.39%) Salt
3 2 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.68%) Oracle
3 10 (8.77%) CODA
3 10 (8.77%) Cognos
3 10 (8.77%) SunGard
4 7 (6.14%) Citrix
4 7 (6.14%) Sybase
5 6 (5.26%) Charles River
6 5 (4.39%) BMC
7 4 (3.51%) Adobe
7 4 (3.51%) OpenLink
8 3 (2.63%) Splunk
9 2 (1.75%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.75%) iManage
9 2 (1.75%) Murex
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco
10 1 (0.88%) Eze Software Group
10 1 (0.88%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.88%) SAP
10 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow