Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 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
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 223 285
Rank change year-on-year -68 +62 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 83 142 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 1.14% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.17% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61 122 55
North West median annual salary £30,000 £34,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.67% +12.10% +3.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £21,900
90th Percentile £40,001 £41,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +11.11%

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 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Manchester -43 38 £32,000 -3.03% 2
Cheshire -24 20 £29,000 -7.94% 3
Lancashire -9 19 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Merseyside -3 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (60.24%) SQL
2 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
3 29 (34.94%) ITIL
4 23 (27.71%) Oracle
5 20 (24.10%) Windows
6 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
7 17 (20.48%) Finance
8 14 (16.87%) Degree
9 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
10 11 (13.25%) SLA
10 11 (13.25%) CRM
11 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
11 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
12 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
12 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (10.84%) C#
12 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.84%) Service Management
12 9 (10.84%) Banking
13 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (9.64%) IBM
14 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (8.43%) Unix
14 7 (8.43%) ETL
14 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
14 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
14 7 (8.43%) Ticket Management

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 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) SMS
2 1 (1.20%) WebEx
2 1 (1.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.23%) DTS
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.82%) MySQL
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.20%) DB2
7 1 (1.20%) Power BI
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Advertising
3 3 (3.61%) Legal
4 2 (2.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) ODBC
2 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) EDI
4 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.20%) jQuery
4 1 (1.20%) Middleware
4 1 (1.20%) Ninject
4 1 (1.20%) React
4 1 (1.20%) Spring
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.20%) AS400
2 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.20%) iPad
2 1 (1.20%) iSeries
2 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.43%) Unix
4 6 (7.23%) Linux
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) CRM
3 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.84%) Service Management
4 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.43%) ETL
5 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.43%) Ticket Management
6 6 (7.23%) Open Source
6 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.23%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.23%) Project Management
6 6 (7.23%) Software Deployment
6 6 (7.23%) Web Development
7 5 (6.02%) Change Management
7 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.61%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.24%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.84%) C#
4 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.61%) Java
5 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.61%) Perl
6 2 (2.41%) C-shell
6 2 (2.41%) Korn
6 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.41%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) AWK
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) RPG
7 1 (1.20%) sed
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.23%) Master's Degree
3 6 (7.23%) MCPD
3 6 (7.23%) MCSD
4 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.61%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Control-M
2 2 (2.41%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) IBM
4 6 (7.23%) Cognos
4 6 (7.23%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) Capita
5 3 (3.61%) iManage
6 2 (2.41%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.41%) Splunk
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) Informatica
7 1 (1.20%) SAP