Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 333 316
Rank change year-on-year -43 -17 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1,312 1,539 2,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.97% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,159 1,359 1,786
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £66,251
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%

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 156,012 158,988 189,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,049 133,268 160,004
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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -19 639 £45,000 +5.88% 61
South East -22 201 £30,000 -14.29% 21
North of England -100 180 £29,750 -8.46% 18
Midlands +31 136 £30,500 +1.67% 19
North West -53 88 £29,500 -9.23% 13
East of England -22 86 £40,000 +8.11% 9
South West +9 72 £32,500 +18.18% 9
West Midlands +4 70 £33,500 +15.52% 15
Yorkshire -62 68 £27,500 -16.03% 3
East Midlands +40 66 £27,000 -14.29% 4
North East -22 24 £36,000 -0.69% 2
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 England region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 833 (63.49%) SQL
2 451 (34.38%) Windows
3 420 (32.01%) SQL Server
4 401 (30.56%) Microsoft
5 397 (30.26%) Finance
6 352 (26.83%) ITIL
7 260 (19.82%) Oracle
8 214 (16.31%) Unix
9 190 (14.48%) Linux
10 174 (13.26%) Windows Server
11 158 (12.04%) Java
12 148 (11.28%) .NET
12 148 (11.28%) IIS
13 145 (11.05%) Degree
14 141 (10.75%) Banking
14 141 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
15 138 (10.52%) C#
16 137 (10.44%) SLA
17 127 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
18 118 (8.99%) T-SQL
18 118 (8.99%) SharePoint
19 111 (8.46%) Front Office
20 108 (8.23%) Change Management
21 107 (8.16%) CRM
22 103 (7.85%) Incident Management
23 89 (6.78%) JavaScript
24 88 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
25 84 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
26 83 (6.33%) HTML
27 80 (6.10%) ERP

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
1 148 (11.28%) IIS
2 118 (8.99%) SharePoint
3 62 (4.73%) Tomcat
4 54 (4.12%) Apache
5 27 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (2.06%) JBoss
6 15 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 11 (0.84%) CMS
7 11 (0.84%) Confluence
8 9 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.61%) GlassFish
10 7 (0.53%) Anypoint
10 7 (0.53%) Moodle
10 7 (0.53%) MQSeries
10 7 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.38%) Mule
12 5 (0.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 127 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 84 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.76%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.15%) Maya
7 1 (0.076%) FreeHand
7 1 (0.076%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 45 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.14%) SAP CO
2 15 (1.14%) SAP FI
2 15 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (0.99%) ION MarketView
4 12 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.91%) Eloqua
4 12 (0.91%) FLEXCUBE
5 11 (0.84%) RiskWrite
6 10 (0.76%) Northgate Housing
6 10 (0.76%) thinkFolio
7 9 (0.69%) Actimize
8 8 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.61%) Maximo
9 7 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.53%) Endur
9 7 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
10 6 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.74%) SaaS
2 30 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.21%) Office 365
4 12 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (0.53%) PaaS
7 6 (0.46%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.30%) GitHub
9 3 (0.23%) G Suite
9 3 (0.23%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.15%) Slack
11 1 (0.076%) Trello
11 1 (0.076%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.90%) Firewall
2 23 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.37%) Internet
4 17 (1.30%) Intranet
5 16 (1.22%) DNS
6 8 (0.61%) DHCP
7 6 (0.46%) SMS
8 5 (0.38%) LAN
8 5 (0.38%) WAN
9 4 (0.30%) FTP
10 3 (0.23%) Extranet
10 3 (0.23%) HTTP
10 3 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.23%) VPN
11 2 (0.15%) SMTP
11 2 (0.15%) VoIP
11 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.076%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.076%) Skype
12 1 (0.076%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (32.01%) SQL Server
2 77 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (3.81%) Oracle Database
6 41 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 41 (3.13%) MySQL
7 32 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 18 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (0.91%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.76%) MS Access
17 9 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (2.59%) JIRA
2 21 (1.60%) Eclipse
3 14 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (0.84%) VersionOne
4 11 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.76%) FrontPage
6 8 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.53%) JConsole
7 7 (0.53%) VisualVM
8 5 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.30%) Subversion
9 4 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.23%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.23%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.15%) Toad
12 1 (0.076%) Firebug
12 1 (0.076%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.076%) Jenkins
General
1 397 (30.26%) Finance
2 141 (10.75%) Banking
3 111 (8.46%) Front Office
4 61 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 41 (3.13%) Retail
6 40 (3.05%) Legal
6 40 (3.05%) Retail Banking
7 39 (2.97%) Law
8 35 (2.67%) Private Banking
9 33 (2.52%) Back Office
9 33 (2.52%) Marketing
10 28 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
11 16 (1.22%) French Language
12 14 (1.07%) Advertising
12 14 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.84%) Telecoms
14 10 (0.76%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.69%) German Language
16 7 (0.53%) Automotive
16 7 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (11.28%) .NET
2 83 (6.33%) HTML
3 57 (4.34%) Web Services
3 57 (4.34%) XML
4 52 (3.96%) CSS
5 48 (3.66%) J2EE
6 41 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
7 26 (1.98%) ASP.NET
8 24 (1.83%) SOAP
9 14 (1.07%) .NET Framework
10 12 (0.91%) Middleware
11 10 (0.76%) RESTful
11 10 (0.76%) XSLT
12 9 (0.69%) EDI
12 9 (0.69%) ODBC
13 8 (0.61%) jQuery
14 7 (0.53%) JSON
15 6 (0.46%) Classic ASP
15 6 (0.46%) JSP
15 6 (0.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 141 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 40 (3.05%) Client/Server
4 34 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (2.44%) Equities
6 31 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.91%) SWIFT
9 24 (1.83%) Fixed Income
9 24 (1.83%) N-Tier
10 19 (1.45%) Derivative
11 14 (1.07%) iSeries
11 14 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (0.91%) Credit Risk
12 12 (0.91%) Driving Licence
13 11 (0.84%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.76%) Fintech
14 10 (0.76%) Grid Computing
15 8 (0.61%) EPoS
15 8 (0.61%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 451 (34.38%) Windows
2 214 (16.31%) Unix
3 190 (14.48%) Linux
4 174 (13.26%) Windows Server
5 64 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 54 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.07%) Windows 10
10 13 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.91%) Android
12 9 (0.69%) Solaris
13 8 (0.61%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.53%) zOS
15 5 (0.38%) AIX
16 4 (0.30%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.15%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (26.83%) ITIL
2 108 (8.23%) Change Management
3 107 (8.16%) CRM
4 103 (7.85%) Incident Management
5 88 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 80 (6.10%) ERP
7 76 (5.79%) Problem Management
8 74 (5.64%) Process Improvement
9 65 (4.95%) ETL
9 65 (4.95%) Service Management
10 64 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (4.19%) Analytics
12 55 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 54 (4.12%) Release Management
14 52 (3.96%) Business Analysis
15 51 (3.89%) Project Management
16 50 (3.81%) Investment Management
17 49 (3.73%) Asset Management
18 44 (3.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 833 (63.49%) SQL
2 158 (12.04%) Java
3 138 (10.52%) C#
4 118 (8.99%) T-SQL
5 89 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 70 (5.34%) PowerShell
7 59 (4.50%) Perl
8 48 (3.66%) Python
9 42 (3.20%) PL/SQL
10 40 (3.05%) VB
11 39 (2.97%) PHP
12 29 (2.21%) Shell Script
13 28 (2.13%) VBA
14 16 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.61%) C++
15 8 (0.61%) Ruby
15 8 (0.61%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.53%) VBScript
17 3 (0.23%) C
18 2 (0.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 145 (11.05%) Degree
2 44 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
3 40 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 26 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.46%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.46%) MCPD
8 6 (0.46%) MCSD
8 6 (0.46%) MCSE
9 5 (0.38%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.30%) HNC
10 4 (0.30%) HND
10 4 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.23%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.076%) CFA
12 1 (0.076%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.076%) MCP
12 1 (0.076%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (10.44%) SLA
2 32 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 27 (2.06%) QA
4 19 (1.45%) SEPA
5 7 (0.53%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.076%) BS7666
7 1 (0.076%) GxP
System Software
1 77 (5.87%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.99%) XenApp
4 9 (0.69%) Terminal Services
4 9 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.38%) Docker
7 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.076%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 25 (1.91%) SCCM
2 23 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (0.84%) Control-M
3 11 (0.84%) Nagios
4 10 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.76%) Puppet
5 8 (0.61%) Ansible
5 8 (0.61%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.61%) Salt
5 8 (0.61%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.38%) Opsview
8 4 (0.30%) SCOM
8 4 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.23%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.076%) Netcool
10 1 (0.076%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 401 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 260 (19.82%) Oracle
3 59 (4.50%) VMware
4 55 (4.19%) SAP
5 48 (3.66%) Citrix
6 36 (2.74%) IBM
6 36 (2.74%) Sybase
7 30 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (2.21%) Informatica
9 26 (1.98%) iManage
10 24 (1.83%) Adobe
11 22 (1.68%) Capita
12 21 (1.60%) Charles River
13 18 (1.37%) Remedy
13 18 (1.37%) Sun
14 17 (1.30%) ION Trading
15 16 (1.22%) Cognos
16 15 (1.14%) ServiceNow
17 14 (1.07%) IFS
18 12 (0.91%) Splunk