The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 183 226
Rank change year-on-year -52 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 43 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.98% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.00% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 17
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +32.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% +6.89%  

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 6604 5498 6171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.65% 97.72% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5400 4661 5042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -36 18 £28,750 -17.85% 4
Lancashire +15 16 £40,000 +70.21% 1
Cheshire -26 5 £32,000 +16.36% 3
Merseyside -12 3 £25,750 -37.57% 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 23 June 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 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 33 (40.74%) Oracle
3 23 (28.40%) ITIL
4 22 (27.16%) IBM
5 18 (22.22%) RPG
6 16 (19.75%) Software Deployment
7 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (18.52%) SDLC
8 14 (17.28%) ERP
9 13 (16.05%) DB2
9 13 (16.05%) iSeries
10 12 (14.81%) Waterfall
10 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
10 12 (14.81%) Finance
10 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.81%) .NET
10 12 (14.81%) AS400
11 10 (12.35%) Unix
11 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (9.88%) SLA
12 8 (9.88%) Degree
13 7 (8.64%) Banking
13 7 (8.64%) Logistics
13 7 (8.64%) Windows
13 7 (8.64%) Linux
13 7 (8.64%) Java
14 6 (7.41%) C#
14 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
15 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
15 5 (6.17%) Data Integration

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 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.94%) GlassFish
2 4 (4.94%) IIS
2 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.23%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
1 1 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) DB2
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) HTML
3 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.70%) CSS
3 3 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) EDI
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) iSeries
2 12 (14.81%) AS400
3 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) iPad
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Unix
2 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) ITIL
2 16 (19.75%) Software Deployment
3 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) SDLC
4 14 (17.28%) ERP
5 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 12 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.64%) Logistics
7 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.17%) CRM
7 5 (6.17%) Data Integration
7 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.94%) Change Management
9 3 (3.70%) High Availability
9 3 (3.70%) Information Management
9 3 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.47%) Fault Analysis
10 2 (2.47%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.47%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 18 (22.22%) RPG
3 7 (8.64%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) C#
4 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.17%) Perl
5 5 (6.17%) RPG IV
6 4 (4.94%) Python
7 3 (3.70%) Ruby
7 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) C-shell
9 1 (1.23%) Korn
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Control-M
2 2 (2.47%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Oracle
2 22 (27.16%) IBM
3 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.47%) Splunk
4 1 (1.23%) Ariba
4 1 (1.23%) Northgate
4 1 (1.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
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