Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 87 94
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 47 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.36% 2.14% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 2.31% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 47
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -3.90% -10.72%
10th Percentile £21,500 £30,625 £24,300
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £49,250
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +19.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1330 1947 2499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 92.76% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1498 1851
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,485
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Colchester +19 21 £42,500 +21.43%
Chelmsford -13 11 £40,000 +8.11%
Epping - 3 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £41,000 -
Brentwood +31 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 20 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 Essex region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) Finance
3 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (27.66%) VBA
5 12 (25.53%) ITIL
6 11 (23.40%) IIS
7 10 (21.28%) Change Management
7 10 (21.28%) Validation
8 9 (19.15%) SAP
8 9 (19.15%) SLA
8 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
8 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.02%) Dynatrace
9 8 (17.02%) Splunk
9 8 (17.02%) ERP
9 8 (17.02%) SAP FI
9 8 (17.02%) SAP CO
9 8 (17.02%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.77%) SOAP
11 6 (12.77%) XML
11 6 (12.77%) Apache
11 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.77%) vSphere
11 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
12 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (8.51%) Windows
13 4 (8.51%) .NET

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 11 (23.40%) IIS
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) SAP CO
1 8 (17.02%) SAP FI
1 8 (17.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (6.38%) SessionCam
3 2 (4.26%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.38%) MSI
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) SOAP
1 6 (12.77%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Change Management
2 10 (21.28%) Validation
3 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.02%) ERP
5 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Document Management
7 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.51%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps
8 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (6.38%) Security Patching
8 3 (6.38%) SOA
8 3 (6.38%) Web Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) VBA
3 3 (6.38%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) vSphere
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) SAP
2 8 (17.02%) Dynatrace
2 8 (17.02%) Splunk
3 3 (6.38%) Capita
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 3 (6.38%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (6.38%) Software AG
3 3 (6.38%) Thunderhead
3 3 (6.38%) webMethods
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) iManage