The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 25 June 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
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 43 31
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 20 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 9.71% 0.48% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.80% 0.49% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 8
Median salary £42,500 £29,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year +12.90% +4.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 204 203 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.03% 98.07% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 180 182 133
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +63.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Colchester

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in Colchester

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Colchester region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) IIS
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (52.00%) Validation
3 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (48.00%) Dynatrace
4 12 (48.00%) Splunk
5 11 (44.00%) XML
6 10 (40.00%) SOAP
6 10 (40.00%) Apache
6 10 (40.00%) vSphere
6 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (24.00%) Office 365
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (24.00%) WebEx
9 6 (24.00%) Security Patching
9 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) SCCM
9 6 (24.00%) SCOM
9 6 (24.00%) XMPP
9 6 (24.00%) Application Packaging
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Legal

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 16 (64.00%) IIS
2 10 (40.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) WebEx
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (24.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (24.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) XMPP
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (52.00%) Validation
3 9 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Application Packaging
5 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (24.00%) Security Patching
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) VBA
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) vSphere
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
1 6 (24.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Dynatrace
1 12 (48.00%) Splunk
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Google
3 3 (12.00%) Software AG
3 3 (12.00%) webMethods
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft