Period
to 8 December 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

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

Application Support Analyst
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 298 278
Rank change year-on-year +49 -20 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 90 73 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.81% 0.58% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.60% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 82 67 112
Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +3.28% -1.61%
10th Percentile £21,025 £22,000 £20,775
90th Percentile £37,500 £41,525 £42,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.63% +9.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 10,733 12,152 14,918
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.13% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8,912 9,355 12,256
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in the Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in the Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the Midlands over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in the Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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
West Midlands +42 62 £30,000 -8.05% 13
East Midlands +22 28 £25,500 -1.92% 6
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 Midlands region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 69 (76.67%) SQL
2 31 (34.44%) ITIL
3 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 23 (25.56%) Windows
5 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 22 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (21.11%) Runbook
7 16 (17.78%) Configuration Management
8 15 (16.67%) CMDB
8 15 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
9 14 (15.56%) SLA
9 14 (15.56%) .NET
10 12 (13.33%) Change Management
11 11 (12.22%) Finance
11 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (11.11%) Windows Server
13 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
14 8 (8.89%) C#
14 8 (8.89%) T-SQL
14 8 (8.89%) IIS
14 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
15 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Excel
15 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
15 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
16 6 (6.67%) Ticket Management
16 6 (6.67%) Project Management
16 6 (6.67%) Middleware

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (8.89%) IIS
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Totara
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.22%) Maximo
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) iTrent
2 1 (1.11%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Azure
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Firewall
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
1 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.11%) DB2
3 1 (1.11%) GIS
3 1 (1.11%) Informix
3 1 (1.11%) MS Access
3 1 (1.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.11%) QlikView
3 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Front Office
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) .NET
2 6 (6.67%) HTML
2 6 (6.67%) Middleware
3 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.44%) Web Services
4 3 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) jQuery
5 1 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.11%) Spring
5 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) CMDB
2 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.11%) EPoS
5 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.11%) LLPG
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 10 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.78%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.33%) HPUX
4 3 (3.33%) Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Unix
4 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.11%) SUSE
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) ITIL
2 22 (24.44%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (21.11%) Runbook
4 16 (17.78%) Configuration Management
5 15 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
6 12 (13.33%) Change Management
7 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.67%) Project Management
9 6 (6.67%) Service Management
9 6 (6.67%) Ticket Management
10 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.56%) Logistics
10 5 (5.56%) OO
10 5 (5.56%) OOP
11 4 (4.44%) Defect Management
11 4 (4.44%) Document Management
11 4 (4.44%) Fintech
11 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (76.67%) SQL
2 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.89%) C#
3 8 (8.89%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.44%) VBScript
5 3 (3.33%) Java
6 2 (2.22%) Jython
6 2 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.11%) MCSA
4 1 (1.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.22%) BMC
4 2 (2.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.11%) EMC
5 1 (1.11%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.11%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.11%) NetApp
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Sage
5 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com