Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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

Application Support Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 406 362 317
Rank change year-on-year -44 -45 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1,231 1,368 2,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.74% 0.85% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.88% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,172 1,756
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £23,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159,671 154,637 186,086
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.59% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 131,540 129,485 157,785
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in England

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in England

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in England over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in England

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 605 £47,500 +11.76% 59
South East -31 186 £30,000 -7.69% 19
Midlands +40 177 £30,000 - 13
North of England -88 167 £32,500 - 22
West Midlands +56 111 £30,392 -6.49% 7
North West -38 84 £32,500 +14.04% 15
Yorkshire -85 70 £31,500 -10.00% 6
East Midlands 0 66 £26,000 -13.33% 6
East of England -41 59 £40,000 +33.33% 8
South West 0 47 £29,750 +2.59% 18
North East -24 13 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, Applications Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 764 (62.06%) SQL
2 377 (30.63%) SQL Server
3 373 (30.30%) Finance
4 358 (29.08%) Windows
5 355 (28.84%) ITIL
6 298 (24.21%) Microsoft
7 259 (21.04%) Oracle
8 224 (18.20%) Problem-Solving
9 221 (17.95%) Unix
10 212 (17.22%) Linux
11 179 (14.54%) .NET
12 177 (14.38%) Java
13 172 (13.97%) C#
14 149 (12.10%) Windows Server
15 137 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
16 132 (10.72%) IIS
16 132 (10.72%) Degree
17 96 (7.80%) Banking
18 95 (7.72%) JavaScript
19 94 (7.64%) Microsoft Office
20 93 (7.55%) SLA
20 93 (7.55%) Service Management
21 92 (7.47%) HTML
22 89 (7.23%) PowerShell
23 83 (6.74%) Change Management
24 80 (6.50%) Incident Management
24 80 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
25 77 (6.26%) CRM
25 77 (6.26%) ERP
26 75 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 132 (10.72%) IIS
2 51 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 43 (3.49%) Tomcat
4 41 (3.33%) Apache
5 17 (1.38%) WebLogic
6 16 (1.30%) JBoss
7 13 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.89%) CMS
9 10 (0.81%) Confluence
10 8 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.41%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.24%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.16%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 94 (7.64%) Microsoft Office
2 75 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.16%) CATIA
5 2 (0.16%) FreeHand
5 2 (0.16%) Siemens NX
5 2 (0.16%) Windchill
6 1 (0.081%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.081%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.081%) Maya
6 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (1.06%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.97%) Elite 3E
5 12 (0.97%) NetSuite
6 11 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (0.81%) Maximo
7 10 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.65%) Eloqua
9 8 (0.65%) Endur
10 7 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
10 7 (0.57%) thinkFolio
11 6 (0.49%) Carpe Diem
11 6 (0.49%) RiskWrite
11 6 (0.49%) SAP CO
11 6 (0.49%) SAP FI
11 6 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (0.41%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.71%) SaaS
2 45 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.30%) Office 365
5 12 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.65%) PaaS
7 5 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.32%) GitHub
9 3 (0.24%) IaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.081%) Boomi
11 1 (0.081%) Force.com
11 1 (0.081%) G Suite
11 1 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.081%) Slack
11 1 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.081%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.60%) Firewall
2 26 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.95%) DNS
4 14 (1.14%) Internet
5 9 (0.73%) HTTP
6 6 (0.49%) DHCP
7 5 (0.41%) Intranet
7 5 (0.41%) SSL
7 5 (0.41%) VoIP
8 3 (0.24%) FTP
8 3 (0.24%) SMS
8 3 (0.24%) SMTP
8 3 (0.24%) VPN
9 2 (0.16%) Broadband
9 2 (0.16%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.16%) NAS
9 2 (0.16%) SAN
9 2 (0.16%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.16%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.081%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (5.04%) Oracle Database
4 56 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 46 (3.74%) MySQL
6 43 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
8 41 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
10 35 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
11 26 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
14 21 (1.71%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (1.30%) DB2
17 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (0.97%) Hadoop
19 10 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
20 9 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (2.19%) JIRA
2 22 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
3 20 (1.62%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 15 (1.22%) FrontPage
6 8 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.49%) VersionOne
8 4 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.24%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.24%) Maven
10 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.081%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.081%) Subversion
11 1 (0.081%) Toad
General
1 373 (30.30%) Finance
2 96 (7.80%) Banking
3 73 (5.93%) Front Office
4 60 (4.87%) Retail
5 43 (3.49%) Back Office
5 43 (3.49%) Marketing
6 37 (3.01%) Investment Banking
7 25 (2.03%) Law
8 24 (1.95%) Legal
9 17 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
11 14 (1.14%) Private Banking
12 13 (1.06%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.97%) Telecoms
14 11 (0.89%) French Language
15 10 (0.81%) Games
16 9 (0.73%) Advertising
16 9 (0.73%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (14.54%) .NET
2 92 (7.47%) HTML
3 66 (5.36%) XML
4 60 (4.87%) CSS
5 52 (4.22%) Web Services
6 48 (3.90%) ASP.NET
7 45 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
8 32 (2.60%) .NET Framework
9 30 (2.44%) SOAP
10 23 (1.87%) J2EE
11 22 (1.79%) Middleware
12 19 (1.54%) jQuery
13 18 (1.46%) AngularJS
14 16 (1.30%) HTML5
15 15 (1.22%) Node.js
15 15 (1.22%) XSLT
16 14 (1.14%) REST
17 11 (0.89%) RESTful
17 11 (0.89%) Spring
18 9 (0.73%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 137 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 45 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
4 44 (3.57%) Equities
5 30 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.36%) Fixed Income
7 24 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.62%) SWIFT
10 15 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (1.14%) Derivative
11 14 (1.14%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.06%) EPoS
13 12 (0.97%) iSeries
13 12 (0.97%) Virtual Team
14 11 (0.89%) Fintech
15 10 (0.81%) Grid Computing
15 10 (0.81%) Replication
16 9 (0.73%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 358 (29.08%) Windows
2 221 (17.95%) Unix
3 212 (17.22%) Linux
4 149 (12.10%) Windows Server
5 37 (3.01%) Windows 7
6 32 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (2.27%) Solaris
9 24 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.65%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.65%) Windows NT
12 7 (0.57%) AIX
12 7 (0.57%) CentOS
12 7 (0.57%) Fedora
13 5 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.24%) Android
14 3 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (28.84%) ITIL
2 224 (18.20%) Problem-Solving
3 93 (7.55%) Service Management
4 83 (6.74%) Change Management
5 80 (6.50%) Incident Management
5 80 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 77 (6.26%) CRM
6 77 (6.26%) ERP
7 69 (5.61%) Problem Management
8 68 (5.52%) ITSM
9 60 (4.87%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (4.47%) Data Analysis
11 54 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
12 45 (3.66%) Analytics
12 45 (3.66%) Process Improvement
12 45 (3.66%) Service Delivery
13 41 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (3.33%) DevOps
13 41 (3.33%) Workflow
14 38 (3.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 764 (62.06%) SQL
2 177 (14.38%) Java
3 172 (13.97%) C#
4 95 (7.72%) JavaScript
5 89 (7.23%) PowerShell
6 69 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 62 (5.04%) PL/SQL
8 59 (4.79%) Perl
9 52 (4.22%) Python
10 49 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 41 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 36 (2.92%) PHP
13 31 (2.52%) VB
14 25 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 18 (1.46%) VBA
16 17 (1.38%) VBScript
17 10 (0.81%) C++
18 6 (0.49%) C
19 5 (0.41%) Java 8
20 3 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 132 (10.72%) Degree
2 57 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 17 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.81%) MCSE
9 8 (0.65%) MCP
10 6 (0.49%) MCSA
11 4 (0.32%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.32%) HND
12 3 (0.24%) AAT
12 3 (0.24%) CCNA
12 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.24%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.081%) ACCA
14 1 (0.081%) CIMA
14 1 (0.081%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (7.55%) SLA
2 33 (2.68%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.46%) QA
4 8 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.57%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.32%) SEPA
7 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.16%) MiFID
9 1 (0.081%) BS7666
9 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.081%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.81%) XenApp
4 9 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.57%) Docker
5 7 (0.57%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.81%) OpenView
1 10 (0.81%) SCCM
2 9 (0.73%) Control-M
3 8 (0.65%) Puppet
4 7 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.41%) CA Wily
6 5 (0.41%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.41%) Nagios
7 4 (0.32%) Opsview
7 4 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.16%) SCOM
9 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.081%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 298 (24.21%) Microsoft
2 259 (21.04%) Oracle
3 48 (3.90%) SAP
4 40 (3.25%) Sybase
5 39 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (2.60%) Citrix
7 28 (2.27%) Remedy
8 27 (2.19%) VMware
9 23 (1.87%) Red Hat
9 23 (1.87%) Sun
10 21 (1.71%) ServiceNow
11 19 (1.54%) IBM
11 19 (1.54%) iManage
12 18 (1.46%) Charles River
13 16 (1.30%) Adobe
14 15 (1.22%) Informatica
14 15 (1.22%) Sage
15 14 (1.14%) AppDynamics
15 14 (1.14%) Bloomberg
16 13 (1.06%) IFS