Period
to 22 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 February 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 294 269 236
Rank change year-on-year -25 -33 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 43 100 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.78% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.81% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 79 119
North West median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% +27.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,650 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,750 £40,000
England median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 9,970 12,402 11,960
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.91% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,093 10,008 10,041
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 22 February 2019.

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 6 months to 22 February 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
Manchester -4 24 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Cheshire +42 10 £26,000 -25.71% 2
Merseyside +5 6 £40,000 +23.08%
Lancashire -9 3 £26,000 - 1
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North West region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 15 (34.88%) ITIL
3 15 (34.88%) ERP
4 14 (32.56%) CRM
5 12 (27.91%) Replication
5 12 (27.91%) Data Management
5 12 (27.91%) Change Control
5 12 (27.91%) Office 365
6 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
6 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (25.58%) XML
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.26%) HTML
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (18.60%) Apache Flex
8 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (16.28%) SLA
10 6 (13.95%) Proactive Monitoring
10 6 (13.95%) JIRA
10 6 (13.95%) Release Management
10 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.95%) Linux
10 6 (13.95%) Python
10 6 (13.95%) SAP
11 5 (11.63%) Break/Fix

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Confluence
2 4 (9.30%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.33%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.63%) Power BI
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) XML
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
3 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 8 (18.60%) Apache Flex
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ERP
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) CRM
3 12 (27.91%) Change Control
3 12 (27.91%) Data Management
4 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.95%) Proactive Monitoring
5 6 (13.95%) Release Management
6 5 (11.63%) Break/Fix
7 4 (9.30%) Logistics
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Global Marketing
8 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.98%) Software Deployment
9 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.65%) High Availability
9 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.95%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.95%) SAP
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (9.30%) Tableau
3 2 (4.65%) Sage
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Infor
4 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.33%) Sun
4 1 (2.33%) VMware