The median annual salary for a Software Support Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Software Support Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 754 790 845
Rank change year-on-year +36 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 113 115 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 109 96
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Software Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Support Analyst in England

Software Support Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Software Support Analyst in England

Software Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Support Analyst in England

Software 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 Software Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 31 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South East +49 28 £28,500 +14.00% 5
East of England +22 25 £34,500 +46.80% 1
West Midlands +13 12 £23,250 -19.13%
Yorkshire -2 8 £24,750 -12.93% 1
North West -37 8 £22,000 -26.66% 2
East Midlands +11 2 £20,500 -8.88% 1
South West -24 1 £31,000 +12.72%
Software Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Software 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 Software Support Analyst in the job title.

1 107 (53.77%) SQL
2 53 (26.63%) Degree
3 49 (24.62%) Windows
4 48 (24.12%) SQL Server
5 45 (22.61%) Microsoft
6 34 (17.09%) Computer Science
7 33 (16.58%) Finance
8 30 (15.08%) Java
9 29 (14.57%) ITIL
10 28 (14.07%) Oracle
11 27 (13.57%) Microsoft Office
12 25 (12.56%) SLA
13 24 (12.06%) Unix
14 23 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (11.56%) Windows Server
15 20 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
15 20 (10.05%) IIS
15 20 (10.05%) C++
16 19 (9.55%) .NET
17 16 (8.04%) Problem Management
17 16 (8.04%) QA
17 16 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
18 15 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (7.04%) SaaS
19 14 (7.04%) VB
20 13 (6.53%) Linux
21 12 (6.03%) Python
21 12 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
21 12 (6.03%) French Language
21 12 (6.03%) German Language

Software 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 20 (10.05%) IIS
2 6 (3.02%) JBoss
2 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.01%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (13.57%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.04%) SaaS
3 12 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.51%) Veeva
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.53%) Multicast
1 11 (5.53%) Unicast
2 4 (2.01%) Internet
3 3 (1.51%) DHCP
3 3 (1.51%) DNS
4 2 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.01%) SMS
5 1 (0.50%) LAN
5 1 (0.50%) Skype
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.03%) MySQL
2 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.01%) DB2
4 4 (2.01%) MS Access
4 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.01%) Informix
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) UniData
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.51%) JIRA
3 2 (1.01%) PROIV
4 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 33 (16.58%) Finance
2 12 (6.03%) French Language
2 12 (6.03%) German Language
3 10 (5.03%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.52%) Retail
5 5 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.01%) Games
7 3 (1.51%) Automotive
7 3 (1.51%) Back Office
7 3 (1.51%) Billing
7 3 (1.51%) Law
7 3 (1.51%) Legal
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (1.01%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.55%) .NET
2 11 (5.53%) XML
3 10 (5.03%) J2EE
4 9 (4.52%) CSS
4 9 (4.52%) HTML
5 8 (4.02%) Web Services
6 6 (3.02%) Hibernate
6 6 (3.02%) JBoss Seam
6 6 (3.02%) JSON
6 6 (3.02%) Spring
6 6 (3.02%) Struts
6 6 (3.02%) XHTML
6 6 (3.02%) XSLT
7 5 (2.51%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.01%) LAMP
9 2 (1.01%) EDI
9 2 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.50%) ODBC
10 1 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.09%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.53%) Derivative
4 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.52%) Life Science
5 5 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.51%) User Experience
6 4 (2.01%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.51%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.01%) iSeries
9 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) Fintech
9 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.62%) Windows
2 24 (12.06%) Unix
3 23 (11.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.53%) Linux
5 11 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.01%) Solaris
7 4 (2.01%) zOS
8 3 (1.51%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.01%) AIX
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.50%) Android
10 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.57%) ITIL
2 16 (8.04%) Problem Management
3 12 (6.03%) Time Management
4 11 (5.53%) CRM
5 10 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.03%) ERP
5 10 (5.03%) SDLC
6 9 (4.52%) Test Automation
7 8 (4.02%) Analytics
7 8 (4.02%) Mentoring
7 8 (4.02%) Supplier Management
8 7 (3.52%) DevOps
8 7 (3.52%) OO
8 7 (3.52%) Project Management
9 6 (3.02%) Multithreading
9 6 (3.02%) Regression Testing
9 6 (3.02%) Software Testing
9 6 (3.02%) Stress Testing
10 5 (2.51%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.51%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 107 (53.77%) SQL
2 30 (15.08%) Java
3 20 (10.05%) C++
4 14 (7.04%) VB
5 12 (6.03%) Python
6 11 (5.53%) C#
6 11 (5.53%) Tcl
7 8 (4.02%) VBA
8 7 (3.52%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.51%) PHP
9 5 (2.51%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.01%) C
10 4 (2.01%) VBScript
11 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.01%) Korn
11 2 (1.01%) Perl
11 2 (1.01%) RPG
11 2 (1.01%) Ruby
11 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (26.63%) Degree
2 20 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.02%) MCSE
5 5 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.56%) SLA
2 16 (8.04%) QA
3 5 (2.51%) GxP
4 2 (1.01%) DICOM
5 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.52%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 45 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.07%) Oracle
3 8 (4.02%) Citrix
4 4 (2.01%) IBM
5 3 (1.51%) Google
5 3 (1.51%) iManage
5 3 (1.51%) Sage
5 3 (1.51%) SAP
6 2 (1.01%) Apple
6 2 (1.01%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.01%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.01%) VMware
7 1 (0.50%) Anite
7 1 (0.50%) Capita
7 1 (0.50%) Civica
7 1 (0.50%) Epicor
7 1 (0.50%) Northgate
7 1 (0.50%) Orchard
7 1 (0.50%) Splunk
7 1 (0.50%) Sun
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + share option scheme + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dewsbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £310000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Kidlington
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp. bens, bonus
Posted: 25 days ago