The median annual salary for a Applications Support Analyst was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Analyst
England / North West
Rank 211 175 236
Rank change year-on-year -36 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 38 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 1.11% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.14% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 21
Median salary £24,250 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5942 5517 6390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.04% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 4631 5150
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in the North West

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in the North West

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in the North West

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Manchester -29 17 £22,000 -21.42% 3
Lancashire +8 14 £23,500 - 2
Merseyside -19 2 £25,000 -
Cheshire 0 1 £45,000 +100.00%
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North West region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 86 (69.35%) SQL
2 38 (30.65%) Oracle
3 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
3 36 (29.03%) ITIL
4 28 (22.58%) RPG
4 28 (22.58%) IBM
5 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 24 (19.35%) ERP
6 23 (18.55%) DB2
6 23 (18.55%) iSeries
7 21 (16.94%) SDLC
7 21 (16.94%) Software Deployment
7 21 (16.94%) CRM
8 20 (16.13%) Finance
9 19 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (13.71%) .NET
10 17 (13.71%) Waterfall
10 17 (13.71%) Unit Testing
11 16 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (12.90%) AS400
12 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (11.29%) Windows
14 12 (9.68%) Degree
15 11 (8.87%) Project Management
15 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
15 11 (8.87%) Logistics
16 10 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (8.06%) SLA
16 10 (8.06%) iPad
17 9 (7.26%) Cognos

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (2.42%) Apache
4 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Office
2 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle CRM
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.81%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.55%) DB2
3 10 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.26%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (4.84%) MySQL
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.61%) QlikView
8 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Banking
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Automotive
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) .NET
2 8 (6.45%) XML
3 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.23%) Web Services
4 3 (2.42%) HTML
4 3 (2.42%) JSP
4 3 (2.42%) Middleware
5 2 (1.61%) CSS
5 2 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.81%) J2EE
6 1 (0.81%) JSON
6 1 (0.81%) REST
6 1 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.81%) Spring
6 1 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.55%) iSeries
2 16 (12.90%) AS400
3 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.06%) iPad
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.29%) Windows
2 9 (7.26%) Unix
3 8 (6.45%) Linux
4 7 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) HPUX
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) ITIL
2 24 (19.35%) ERP
3 21 (16.94%) CRM
3 21 (16.94%) SDLC
3 21 (16.94%) Software Deployment
4 19 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.71%) Unit Testing
5 17 (13.71%) Waterfall
6 11 (8.87%) Logistics
6 11 (8.87%) Project Management
7 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.42%) Change Control
9 3 (2.42%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.42%) High Availability
9 3 (2.42%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.61%) Change Management
10 2 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.61%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 86 (69.35%) SQL
2 28 (22.58%) RPG
3 9 (7.26%) C#
3 9 (7.26%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.03%) RPG IV
5 3 (2.42%) Java
5 3 (2.42%) Ruby
5 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) NVQ Level 4
2 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.81%) CCNA
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.81%) MCP
3 1 (0.81%) MCSE
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (30.65%) Oracle
2 28 (22.58%) IBM
3 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.26%) Cognos
4 9 (7.26%) Hyperion
5 7 (5.65%) SAP
6 2 (1.61%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.61%) Pega
6 2 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.61%) Talend
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) Aareon
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) HP
7 1 (0.81%) iManage
7 1 (0.81%) Northgate
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