The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 76 76
Rank change year-on-year +20 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 37 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.87% 1.21% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 1.27% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 19
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,850 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year +12.90% +4.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 915 942 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.81% 95.34% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 769 766 952
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Essex

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in Essex

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in Essex

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Colchester +20 20 £42,500 +46.55%
Chelmsford -10 12 £40,000 +8.10%
Brentwood 0 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) VBA
3 18 (41.86%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) IIS
5 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
6 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (30.23%) Change Management
7 13 (30.23%) Validation
8 12 (27.91%) Splunk
8 12 (27.91%) Dynatrace
9 11 (25.58%) XML
10 10 (23.26%) SOAP
10 10 (23.26%) Windows
10 10 (23.26%) Apache
10 10 (23.26%) SoapUI
10 10 (23.26%) vSphere
11 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (16.28%) SLA
12 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
12 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (16.28%) .NET
13 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
13 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (13.95%) SCCM
13 6 (13.95%) SCOM
13 6 (13.95%) Application Packaging
13 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (13.95%) Performance Metrics

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 17 (39.53%) IIS
2 10 (23.26%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SessionCam
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) WebEx
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) Informix
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) SoapUI
2 6 (13.95%) MSI
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) XML
2 10 (23.26%) SOAP
3 7 (16.28%) .NET
4 6 (13.95%) XMPP
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) E-Commerce
2 13 (30.23%) Change Management
2 13 (30.23%) Validation
3 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Application Packaging
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (13.95%) Security Patching
5 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.30%) SOA
5 4 (9.30%) Workflow
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) VBA
3 6 (13.95%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) vSphere
2 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
1 6 (13.95%) SCOM
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Dynatrace
1 12 (27.91%) Splunk
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Thunderhead
4 3 (6.98%) Capita
4 3 (6.98%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.98%) Software AG
4 3 (6.98%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) SAP