The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 300 293
Rank change year-on-year -70 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 718 1023 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 1.04% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.08% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 614 887 1068
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
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

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK 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
England -62 695 £35,000 - 91
London -71 269 £47,500 +11.76% 39
South East -8 138 £32,500 - 15
Yorkshire +26 96 £35,000 +16.66% 8
East of England +2 81 £37,500 +29.31% 6
City of London +4 64 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Surrey +58 54 £32,500 - 6
West Yorkshire -1 46 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Leeds +2 44 £35,000 +21.73% 4
North West -52 43 £30,000 -14.28% 10
Essex +23 37 £40,000 +8.10%
North Yorkshire +17 28 £35,000 -16.66% 1
West Midlands -14 26 £45,000 +63.63% 4
South West -23 22 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Berkshire +2 21 £35,000 -26.31% 6
Hampshire -14 21 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Colchester +18 20 £42,500 +46.55%
East Midlands +4 19 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Coventry -1 18 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Manchester -36 18 £28,750 -17.85% 4
Middlesex - 18 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -7 17 £30,000 +11.11%
Lancashire +15 16 £40,000 +70.21% 1
Cambridge -8 16 £30,000 +9.09%
Hertfordshire -16 15 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Wiltshire +3 14 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Selby - 14 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 14 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +12 13 £37,500 - 2
West Sussex -16 13 £26,000 -30.66%

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

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 featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 924 (66.24%) SQL
2 421 (30.18%) Finance
3 416 (29.82%) Windows
4 404 (28.96%) ITIL
5 354 (25.38%) SQL Server
5 354 (25.38%) Microsoft
6 283 (20.29%) Oracle
7 225 (16.13%) Unix
8 204 (14.62%) Linux
9 203 (14.55%) .NET
10 186 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 166 (11.90%) ERP
12 162 (11.61%) Degree
13 161 (11.54%) CRM
14 156 (11.18%) Java
15 154 (11.04%) SLA
15 154 (11.04%) Windows Server
16 145 (10.39%) Problem Management
17 144 (10.32%) Banking
18 138 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
19 134 (9.61%) IIS
20 117 (8.39%) Active Directory
21 112 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
22 110 (7.89%) SharePoint
23 102 (7.31%) Retail
24 98 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
25 93 (6.67%) C#
26 92 (6.59%) Front Office
27 89 (6.38%) Incident Management
28 86 (6.16%) Change Management

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 134 (9.61%) IIS
2 110 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 62 (4.44%) Apache
4 58 (4.16%) Tomcat
5 36 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
6 31 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 30 (2.15%) CMS
8 27 (1.94%) JBoss
9 25 (1.79%) Confluence
10 9 (0.65%) Documentum
11 8 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.50%) Mule
13 6 (0.43%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.29%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.29%) Mule ESB
14 4 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 138 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
2 112 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.43%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.29%) Camtasia
5 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 65 (4.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (4.01%) Maximo
3 49 (3.51%) Aligne
4 23 (1.65%) RiskWrite
5 22 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
8 11 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (0.65%) Northgate Housing
10 8 (0.57%) Sage X3
11 7 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.36%) Misys Opics
13 5 (0.36%) Softmar
14 4 (0.29%) MetaTrader
14 4 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
14 4 (0.29%) Sage 200
14 4 (0.29%) SAP BPC
14 4 (0.29%) SAP CRM
14 4 (0.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.94%) SaaS
2 29 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.08%) Office 365
3 15 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.36%) GitHub
6 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.22%) Veeva
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.072%) Force.com
8 1 (0.072%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.58%) Internet
2 18 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.08%) DNS
4 13 (0.93%) LAN
4 13 (0.93%) WAN
5 11 (0.79%) Firewall
6 10 (0.72%) HTTP
7 9 (0.65%) Intranet
8 8 (0.57%) WebEx
9 7 (0.50%) DHCP
10 5 (0.36%) VPN
11 4 (0.29%) Skype
11 4 (0.29%) VoIP
12 2 (0.14%) Extranet
12 2 (0.14%) FTP
12 2 (0.14%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.14%) SMS
12 2 (0.14%) VLAN
13 1 (0.072%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 79 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (3.44%) Relational Database
5 41 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 39 (2.80%) MySQL
7 33 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
9 24 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (1.15%) DB2
14 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.08%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (0.72%) GIS
17 8 (0.57%) MS Access
17 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (3.30%) JIRA
2 26 (1.86%) Eclipse
3 23 (1.65%) VersionOne
4 22 (1.58%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.08%) Subversion
6 10 (0.72%) SoapUI
6 10 (0.72%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.50%) MSI
10 6 (0.43%) Maven
11 5 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.36%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.36%) Toad
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.29%) Selenium
13 3 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.22%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 421 (30.18%) Finance
2 144 (10.32%) Banking
3 102 (7.31%) Retail
4 92 (6.59%) Front Office
5 67 (4.80%) Back Office
6 51 (3.66%) Investment Banking
7 34 (2.44%) Legal
8 28 (2.01%) Corporate Banking
8 28 (2.01%) Marketing
9 24 (1.72%) Private Banking
10 23 (1.65%) Retail Banking
11 21 (1.51%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.15%) Billing
13 15 (1.08%) Advertising
14 14 (1.00%) Publishing
15 13 (0.93%) Electronics
15 13 (0.93%) Telecoms
16 12 (0.86%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.86%) Law
17 5 (0.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (14.55%) .NET
2 80 (5.73%) XML
3 62 (4.44%) HTML
4 59 (4.23%) Web Services
5 46 (3.30%) CSS
6 39 (2.80%) FIX Protocol
7 37 (2.65%) ASP.NET
8 21 (1.51%) SOAP
9 19 (1.36%) EDI
10 16 (1.15%) J2EE
11 10 (0.72%) jQuery
12 9 (0.65%) Rendezvous
13 8 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
14 7 (0.50%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.50%) AngularJS
14 7 (0.50%) JSP
15 6 (0.43%) Ajax
15 6 (0.43%) Middleware
15 6 (0.43%) XMPP
16 5 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 186 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 41 (2.94%) iSeries
4 37 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.01%) Equities
7 27 (1.94%) Fixed Income
8 23 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.65%) SWIFT
9 17 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.08%) AS400
11 14 (1.00%) Derivative
12 11 (0.79%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.72%) EPoS
13 10 (0.72%) Fintech
13 10 (0.72%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (0.65%) User Experience
15 8 (0.57%) Replication
16 7 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 416 (29.82%) Windows
2 225 (16.13%) Unix
3 204 (14.62%) Linux
4 154 (11.04%) Windows Server
5 46 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (2.08%) Windows 7
8 23 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (1.08%) Android
11 13 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.79%) Solaris
13 8 (0.57%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.36%) AIX
15 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (28.96%) ITIL
2 166 (11.90%) ERP
3 161 (11.54%) CRM
4 145 (10.39%) Problem Management
5 98 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 86 (6.16%) Change Management
8 78 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (5.09%) Service Delivery
10 67 (4.80%) E-Commerce
11 58 (4.16%) Analytics
12 57 (4.09%) ETL
13 56 (4.01%) SDLC
14 54 (3.87%) Risk Management
15 52 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
16 51 (3.66%) Change Control
16 51 (3.66%) Release Management
16 51 (3.66%) Service Management
17 47 (3.37%) Process Improvement
17 47 (3.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 924 (66.24%) SQL
2 156 (11.18%) Java
3 93 (6.67%) C#
4 71 (5.09%) JavaScript
5 58 (4.16%) VBA
6 52 (3.73%) PowerShell
7 49 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 48 (3.44%) T-SQL
9 38 (2.72%) VB
10 35 (2.51%) Perl
11 34 (2.44%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 29 (2.08%) VB.NET
14 27 (1.94%) Python
15 23 (1.65%) PHP
16 20 (1.43%) RPG
17 11 (0.79%) VBScript
18 10 (0.72%) C
18 10 (0.72%) C++
18 10 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 162 (11.61%) Degree
2 59 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
3 42 (3.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 27 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.65%) MCSE
8 8 (0.57%) MCSA
9 7 (0.50%) MCP
10 6 (0.43%) GNVQ
10 6 (0.43%) MCITP
11 5 (0.36%) MCTS
12 4 (0.29%) HND
12 4 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.29%) SAP Certification
13 3 (0.22%) ISEB
13 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (11.04%) SLA
2 35 (2.51%) QA
3 31 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.57%) PMO
6 7 (0.50%) GxP
7 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.14%) Basel II
9 2 (0.14%) Basel III
9 2 (0.14%) MiFID
10 1 (0.072%) EMIR
10 1 (0.072%) HL7
10 1 (0.072%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.072%) SEPA
System Software
1 117 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.72%) vSphere
4 7 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (0.50%) Terminal Server
5 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.36%) XenApp
6 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.072%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (1.94%) Control-M
2 17 (1.22%) Nagios
2 17 (1.22%) Puppet
3 16 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.93%) Ansible
4 13 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
5 10 (0.72%) OpenView
5 10 (0.72%) SCCM
6 7 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.50%) SCOM
7 4 (0.29%) Graylog
8 3 (0.22%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.14%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.072%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.072%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.072%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 354 (25.38%) Microsoft
2 283 (20.29%) Oracle
3 66 (4.73%) IBM
4 58 (4.16%) Citrix
5 54 (3.87%) Infor
6 48 (3.44%) SAP
7 40 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
8 38 (2.72%) Splunk
9 37 (2.65%) Sybase
10 28 (2.01%) Informatica
11 25 (1.79%) VMware
12 23 (1.65%) Sage
13 22 (1.58%) Remedy
14 20 (1.43%) Cognos
15 18 (1.29%) TIBCO
16 15 (1.08%) Northgate
17 13 (0.93%) Bloomberg
18 12 (0.86%) CODA
18 12 (0.86%) Dynatrace
18 12 (0.86%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + share option scheme + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25k-£40k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago