Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 321 304
Rank change year-on-year -58 -17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1383 1782 2187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.99% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.03% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1586 1986
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% +13.07%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -55 631 £45,000 +5.88% 36
South East -1 255 £32,500 -7.14% 15
North of England -83 189 £30,000 -14.29% 10
East of England -18 117 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Midlands +7 109 £30,500 +1.67% 7
Yorkshire -46 85 £27,500 -21.43% 3
South West +16 83 £35,000 +27.27% 5
North West -68 83 £30,000 -13.67% 7
East Midlands +52 71 £29,250 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -21 38 £36,792 +22.64% 4
North East -4 21 £36,500 -8.75%
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 882 (63.77%) SQL
2 509 (36.80%) Windows
3 437 (31.60%) Microsoft
4 433 (31.31%) Finance
5 410 (29.65%) SQL Server
6 383 (27.69%) ITIL
7 298 (21.55%) Oracle
8 246 (17.79%) Unix
9 219 (15.84%) Linux
10 179 (12.94%) Windows Server
11 173 (12.51%) Java
12 166 (12.00%) IIS
13 161 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
14 160 (11.57%) .NET
15 155 (11.21%) SharePoint
15 155 (11.21%) Banking
16 153 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
17 147 (10.63%) SLA
18 138 (9.98%) CRM
19 130 (9.40%) Degree
20 120 (8.68%) Problem Management
21 119 (8.60%) T-SQL
21 119 (8.60%) Front Office
22 115 (8.32%) C#
23 104 (7.52%) Active Directory
24 103 (7.45%) Incident Management
25 97 (7.01%) Change Management
26 92 (6.65%) ERP
27 90 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel
28 88 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 166 (12.00%) IIS
2 155 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 64 (4.63%) Tomcat
4 62 (4.48%) Apache
5 28 (2.02%) JBoss
6 25 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (1.52%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.23%) CMS
9 15 (1.08%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.94%) Confluence
12 12 (0.87%) Mule
12 12 (0.87%) Mule ESB
13 10 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 10 (0.72%) Documentum
14 9 (0.65%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.65%) MQSeries
14 9 (0.65%) MS Exchange
15 8 (0.58%) Umbraco
16 7 (0.51%) Moodle
Applications
1 153 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
2 90 (6.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.72%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.22%) HipChat
7 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.14%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.14%) Maya
Business Applications
1 69 (4.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (1.08%) ION MarketView
4 13 (0.94%) Northgate Housing
5 12 (0.87%) Actimize
5 12 (0.87%) Eloqua
5 12 (0.87%) RiskWrite
6 11 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (0.72%) SAP CO
7 10 (0.72%) SAP FI
7 10 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.65%) FLEXCUBE
8 9 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (0.58%) Aligne
9 8 (0.58%) Endur
9 8 (0.58%) thinkFolio
10 7 (0.51%) Maximo
10 7 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
11 6 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.25%) Office 365
2 33 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (2.24%) SaaS
5 11 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.43%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.36%) PaaS
8 5 (0.36%) Veeva
9 4 (0.29%) IaaS
10 3 (0.22%) G Suite
10 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.14%) Slack
12 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.072%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.89%) Firewall
2 30 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 24 (1.74%) DNS
4 21 (1.52%) Internet
5 20 (1.45%) Intranet
6 15 (1.08%) DHCP
7 8 (0.58%) LAN
7 8 (0.58%) WAN
8 7 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (0.51%) SMS
9 6 (0.43%) FTP
10 4 (0.29%) VPN
10 4 (0.29%) WebEx
11 3 (0.22%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.22%) Extranet
12 2 (0.14%) HTTP
12 2 (0.14%) Skype
12 2 (0.14%) VoIP
12 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.072%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (29.65%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (3.62%) Oracle Database
6 38 (2.75%) MySQL
7 32 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
8 30 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 29 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (0.87%) MS Access
14 12 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (0.65%) DB2
17 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (2.10%) JIRA
2 21 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 20 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (0.87%) VersionOne
6 11 (0.80%) JConsole
6 11 (0.80%) VisualVM
7 10 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (0.65%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.43%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.36%) Hudson
11 5 (0.36%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.29%) Subversion
12 4 (0.29%) Toad
13 3 (0.22%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.22%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.14%) Ant
General
1 433 (31.31%) Finance
2 155 (11.21%) Banking
3 119 (8.60%) Front Office
4 60 (4.34%) Investment Banking
5 48 (3.47%) Back Office
6 46 (3.33%) Retail
7 41 (2.96%) Legal
8 37 (2.68%) Retail Banking
9 36 (2.60%) Law
10 34 (2.46%) Marketing
11 33 (2.39%) Private Banking
12 26 (1.88%) Corporate Banking
13 25 (1.81%) Manufacturing
14 22 (1.59%) Financial Institution
15 17 (1.23%) Telecoms
16 13 (0.94%) Advertising
16 13 (0.94%) Electronics
16 13 (0.94%) French Language
17 10 (0.72%) Publishing
18 9 (0.65%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (11.57%) .NET
2 69 (4.99%) HTML
3 56 (4.05%) XML
4 51 (3.69%) CSS
4 51 (3.69%) Web Services
5 50 (3.62%) J2EE
6 46 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
7 28 (2.02%) ASP.NET
8 17 (1.23%) SOAP
8 17 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (1.01%) EDI
10 13 (0.94%) jQuery
11 12 (0.87%) Middleware
12 10 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (0.65%) JSP
14 8 (0.58%) .NET Framework
14 8 (0.58%) ODBC
15 7 (0.51%) JSON
16 6 (0.43%) Classic ASP
16 6 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.77%) Computer Science
3 49 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (2.89%) Client/Server
5 37 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 36 (2.60%) Equities
7 33 (2.39%) SWIFT
8 27 (1.95%) Fixed Income
9 21 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 17 (1.23%) Derivative
11 15 (1.08%) iSeries
12 14 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
13 13 (0.94%) Fintech
14 10 (0.72%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.65%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.65%) EPoS
16 8 (0.58%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.58%) Learning Management System
17 7 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 509 (36.80%) Windows
2 246 (17.79%) Unix
3 219 (15.84%) Linux
4 179 (12.94%) Windows Server
5 66 (4.77%) Windows 7
6 64 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.45%) Android
11 19 (1.37%) Apple iOS
12 16 (1.16%) Solaris
13 14 (1.01%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.65%) AIX
15 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.51%) zOS
17 6 (0.43%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.29%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (27.69%) ITIL
2 138 (9.98%) CRM
3 120 (8.68%) Problem Management
4 103 (7.45%) Incident Management
5 97 (7.01%) Change Management
6 92 (6.65%) ERP
7 77 (5.57%) Process Improvement
8 71 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 66 (4.77%) ETL
11 63 (4.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 59 (4.27%) Release Management
13 56 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
14 54 (3.90%) Business Analysis
15 48 (3.47%) Service Delivery
16 45 (3.25%) Document Management
17 44 (3.18%) Asset Management
18 43 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
19 42 (3.04%) Investment Management
20 41 (2.96%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 882 (63.77%) SQL
2 173 (12.51%) Java
3 119 (8.60%) T-SQL
4 115 (8.32%) C#
5 87 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 77 (5.57%) PowerShell
7 49 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 48 (3.47%) Perl
9 45 (3.25%) VB
10 41 (2.96%) VBA
11 40 (2.89%) Python
12 38 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.81%) PHP
14 20 (1.45%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.72%) C++
16 7 (0.51%) Ruby
16 7 (0.51%) VBScript
17 5 (0.36%) Korn
17 5 (0.36%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 130 (9.40%) Degree
2 60 (4.34%) ITIL Certification
3 39 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 33 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.58%) MCSE
9 7 (0.51%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.43%) MCPD
10 6 (0.43%) MCSD
11 4 (0.29%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.22%) HNC
12 3 (0.22%) HND
12 3 (0.22%) MCSA
12 3 (0.22%) NVQ Level 4
13 2 (0.14%) MCP
14 1 (0.072%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (10.63%) SLA
2 32 (2.31%) QA
3 24 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.37%) SEPA
5 7 (0.51%) GxP
6 6 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.072%) HL7
8 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 104 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 46 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.80%) XenApp
4 8 (0.58%) Terminal Services
4 8 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (0.58%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.43%) vSphere
6 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.072%) Docker
9 1 (0.072%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 28 (2.02%) SCCM
2 21 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (1.30%) Puppet
4 15 (1.08%) Control-M
5 14 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.94%) Ansible
6 13 (0.94%) Nagios
7 8 (0.58%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.58%) Salt
7 8 (0.58%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
8 7 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
8 7 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.36%) SCOM
9 5 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.29%) Opsview
11 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.072%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.072%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 437 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 298 (21.55%) Oracle
3 65 (4.70%) Citrix
4 62 (4.48%) VMware
5 50 (3.62%) SAP
6 46 (3.33%) IBM
7 39 (2.82%) Sybase
8 30 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (2.02%) Informatica
10 25 (1.81%) Adobe
11 24 (1.74%) Splunk
12 23 (1.66%) iManage
13 21 (1.52%) Capita
13 21 (1.52%) Charles River
14 20 (1.45%) Cognos
15 19 (1.37%) ION Trading
15 19 (1.37%) ServiceNow
16 17 (1.23%) Northgate
16 17 (1.23%) Sun
17 16 (1.16%) Remedy