Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 415 387 318
Rank change year-on-year -28 -69 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 1,239 1,356 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.75% 0.81% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.84% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,090 1,175 1,756
England median annual salary £37,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £59,375
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +2.74%

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 158,137 160,825 184,966
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 96.23% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,856 132,397 157,080
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 £81,250 £77,750 £77,500
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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +47 618 £49,500 +14.45% 36
South East -57 179 £32,500 - 12
North of England -50 175 £32,500 -7.14% 18
Midlands +47 151 £30,000 -7.69% 5
North West +35 100 £32,500 +14.04% 9
West Midlands +68 87 £27,500 -31.25% 4
South West +19 66 £29,875 -8.08% 6
East Midlands -11 64 £33,750 +9.76% 1
Yorkshire -66 64 £32,500 -7.14% 9
East of England -50 62 £35,000 +6.06% 3
North East -16 11 £34,500 +27.78%
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 790 (63.76%) SQL
2 419 (33.82%) Finance
3 396 (31.96%) SQL Server
4 378 (30.51%) ITIL
5 340 (27.44%) Windows
6 309 (24.94%) Microsoft
7 285 (23.00%) Oracle
8 228 (18.40%) Linux
9 221 (17.84%) Unix
10 198 (15.98%) .NET
11 197 (15.90%) Problem-Solving
12 182 (14.69%) Java
13 159 (12.83%) C#
14 145 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
15 137 (11.06%) PowerShell
16 135 (10.90%) Windows Server
17 118 (9.52%) IIS
18 111 (8.96%) T-SQL
18 111 (8.96%) Banking
19 109 (8.80%) Degree
20 96 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
20 96 (7.75%) Relational Database
21 95 (7.67%) HTML
22 87 (7.02%) CRM
23 86 (6.94%) JavaScript
24 85 (6.86%) Service Management
25 84 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
26 82 (6.62%) ERP
27 80 (6.46%) Retail
28 79 (6.38%) Problem Management

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
1 118 (9.52%) IIS
2 47 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 44 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 28 (2.26%) Apache
5 20 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (1.61%) JBoss
6 18 (1.45%) WebLogic
7 17 (1.37%) CMS
8 13 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.81%) Confluence
9 10 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.48%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.48%) WordPress
12 5 (0.40%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 96 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
2 84 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.16%) CATIA
6 2 (0.16%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.16%) Windchill
7 1 (0.081%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.081%) FreeHand
7 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 29 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (1.21%) NetSuite
5 13 (1.05%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
8 7 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.48%) Magento
10 5 (0.40%) Elite 3E
10 5 (0.40%) Eloqua
10 5 (0.40%) Endur
10 5 (0.40%) Findur
10 5 (0.40%) Maximo
10 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.40%) thinkFolio
11 4 (0.32%) BPCS
11 4 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
11 4 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.55%) SaaS
2 40 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.97%) Office 365
5 9 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.40%) PaaS
8 3 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.24%) Force.com
8 3 (0.24%) IaaS
9 2 (0.16%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.081%) Boomi
10 1 (0.081%) GitHub
10 1 (0.081%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.26%) TCP/IP
2 27 (2.18%) DNS
3 26 (2.10%) Firewall
4 21 (1.69%) Internet
5 9 (0.73%) HTTP
5 9 (0.73%) Intranet
6 8 (0.65%) DHCP
7 7 (0.56%) VPN
8 6 (0.48%) LAN
8 6 (0.48%) WAN
9 5 (0.40%) Broadband
9 5 (0.40%) SSL
9 5 (0.40%) VoIP
10 4 (0.32%) ATM
11 3 (0.24%) FIX Connectivity
11 3 (0.24%) FTP
11 3 (0.24%) SMS
11 3 (0.24%) Wireless
12 2 (0.16%) NAS
12 2 (0.16%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 96 (7.75%) Relational Database
3 63 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 58 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 57 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (4.04%) RDBMS
7 49 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
8 47 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
9 43 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
10 36 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (2.74%) MySQL
12 32 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 29 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
16 21 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (1.29%) MongoDB
18 14 (1.13%) DB2
19 12 (0.97%) Ingres
20 10 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (2.50%) JIRA
2 23 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 21 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 9 (0.73%) Maven
7 7 (0.56%) FrontPage
7 7 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (0.56%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.48%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.40%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.32%) Subversion
11 2 (0.16%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.16%) Log4j
11 2 (0.16%) Log4Net
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.081%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.081%) Toad
General
1 419 (33.82%) Finance
2 111 (8.96%) Banking
3 80 (6.46%) Retail
4 59 (4.76%) Back Office
5 47 (3.79%) Front Office
6 39 (3.15%) Marketing
7 30 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 15 (1.21%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.13%) Legal
10 13 (1.05%) Automotive
11 9 (0.73%) Advertising
11 9 (0.73%) Law
11 9 (0.73%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.65%) Games
13 5 (0.40%) Electronics
13 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.40%) Publishing
14 4 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (15.98%) .NET
2 95 (7.67%) HTML
3 76 (6.13%) CSS
3 76 (6.13%) XML
4 59 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 59 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
5 47 (3.79%) Web Services
6 42 (3.39%) Middleware
7 32 (2.58%) .NET Framework
8 28 (2.26%) SOAP
9 22 (1.78%) Spring
10 20 (1.61%) jQuery
11 19 (1.53%) REST
12 17 (1.37%) XSLT
13 16 (1.29%) AngularJS
14 14 (1.13%) HTML5
15 13 (1.05%) EDI
16 12 (0.97%) J2EE
17 11 (0.89%) JSP
17 11 (0.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 145 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (4.76%) Equities
3 54 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
4 40 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 35 (2.82%) SWIFT
6 33 (2.66%) Fixed Income
7 31 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.18%) Computer Science
9 27 (2.18%) Derivative
10 18 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (1.37%) Hedge funds
11 17 (1.37%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.29%) Fintech
13 12 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
14 11 (0.89%) User Experience
15 10 (0.81%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.81%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.81%) EPoS
15 10 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 340 (27.44%) Windows
2 228 (18.40%) Linux
3 221 (17.84%) Unix
4 135 (10.90%) Windows Server
5 37 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (2.82%) Solaris
7 34 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (1.86%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.37%) AIX
11 10 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.73%) CentOS
12 9 (0.73%) Fedora
12 9 (0.73%) Windows NT
13 6 (0.48%) Android
13 6 (0.48%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.32%) Debian
14 4 (0.32%) SUSE
14 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (30.51%) ITIL
2 197 (15.90%) Problem-Solving
3 87 (7.02%) CRM
4 85 (6.86%) Service Management
5 82 (6.62%) ERP
6 79 (6.38%) Problem Management
7 74 (5.97%) Change Management
8 70 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (4.84%) Incident Management
10 59 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 59 (4.76%) ITSM
11 56 (4.52%) DevOps
12 55 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
13 47 (3.79%) Asset Management
14 44 (3.55%) Process Improvement
14 44 (3.55%) SDLC
15 41 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (3.07%) Service Delivery
17 37 (2.99%) Investment Management
17 37 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 790 (63.76%) SQL
2 182 (14.69%) Java
3 159 (12.83%) C#
4 137 (11.06%) PowerShell
5 111 (8.96%) T-SQL
6 86 (6.94%) JavaScript
7 70 (5.65%) Shell Script
8 63 (5.08%) PL/SQL
9 54 (4.36%) Perl
10 47 (3.79%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.71%) Python
12 35 (2.82%) VB
13 26 (2.10%) VBA
14 24 (1.94%) VB.NET
15 20 (1.61%) PHP
16 19 (1.53%) VBScript
17 13 (1.05%) C
18 11 (0.89%) C++
18 11 (0.89%) Korn
19 9 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 109 (8.80%) Degree
2 74 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.13%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (0.81%) MCSE
9 9 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.65%) MCP
11 6 (0.48%) HNC
11 6 (0.48%) MCSA
12 5 (0.40%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.24%) CCNA
13 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.24%) MCITP
13 3 (0.24%) MCTS
14 2 (0.16%) AAT
14 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.081%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.21%) SLA
2 22 (1.78%) QA
3 17 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.40%) MiFID
8 3 (0.24%) EMIR
8 3 (0.24%) FATCA
8 3 (0.24%) GDPR
9 2 (0.16%) PMO
10 1 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.081%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.081%) SEPA
10 1 (0.081%) Solvency II
System Software
1 47 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.40%) Terminal Server
6 5 (0.40%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.32%) Docker
8 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.16%) XenApp
10 1 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (1.94%) Control-M
2 12 (0.97%) Puppet
3 10 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
3 10 (0.81%) Kibana
3 10 (0.81%) OpenView
4 7 (0.56%) Nagios
5 6 (0.48%) SCCM
6 5 (0.40%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.16%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.081%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 309 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 285 (23.00%) Oracle
3 46 (3.71%) Citrix
3 46 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
4 43 (3.47%) SAP
5 36 (2.91%) Remedy
6 33 (2.66%) Sybase
7 30 (2.42%) IBM
8 25 (2.02%) ServiceNow
9 24 (1.94%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.86%) Bloomberg
11 22 (1.78%) VMware
12 20 (1.61%) Sun
13 19 (1.53%) Murex
14 18 (1.45%) Charles River
15 16 (1.29%) JD Edwards
16 15 (1.21%) Fidessa
17 14 (1.13%) Capita
17 14 (1.13%) Sage
18 13 (1.05%) Vermilion