The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £36,432 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 306 292
Rank change year-on-year -67 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 721 1014 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 1.03% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.07% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 618 891 1068
Median salary £36,432 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.09% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £28,550
% change year-on-year +12.90% +8.58%  

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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Applications Support Analyst
Top 11 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 28 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 -56 696 £37,000 +5.71% 71
UK excluding London -28 444 £35,000 +12.90% 50
London -66 271 £47,500 +11.76% 23
South East -13 140 £32,500 - 18
North of England +4 139 £35,000 +16.66% 12
East of England +2 84 £37,500 +29.31% 6
Midlands -28 40 £32,500 +8.33% 9
South West -41 22 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Scotland +3 12 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Wales +4 5 £23,000 +15.00%
Northern Ireland - 2 £37,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 927 (66.26%) SQL
2 423 (30.24%) Windows
3 421 (30.09%) Finance
4 409 (29.24%) ITIL
5 360 (25.73%) Microsoft
6 358 (25.59%) SQL Server
7 289 (20.66%) Oracle
8 229 (16.37%) Unix
9 216 (15.44%) Linux
10 202 (14.44%) .NET
11 184 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
12 164 (11.72%) ERP
13 163 (11.65%) CRM
14 162 (11.58%) Degree
14 162 (11.58%) Windows Server
15 159 (11.37%) Java
16 157 (11.22%) SLA
17 146 (10.44%) Problem Management
18 143 (10.22%) Banking
18 143 (10.22%) Microsoft Office
19 139 (9.94%) IIS
20 117 (8.36%) Active Directory
21 115 (8.22%) SharePoint
22 114 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
23 103 (7.36%) Retail
24 98 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
25 93 (6.65%) C#
26 89 (6.36%) Front Office
27 88 (6.29%) Change Management
28 87 (6.22%) Incident 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
1 139 (9.94%) IIS
2 115 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 64 (4.57%) Apache
4 60 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 35 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 34 (2.43%) WebSphere
7 31 (2.22%) CMS
8 27 (1.93%) JBoss
9 26 (1.86%) Confluence
10 10 (0.71%) Documentum
11 8 (0.57%) Mule
11 8 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.43%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.36%) Mule ESB
14 4 (0.29%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.29%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.29%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 143 (10.22%) Microsoft Office
2 114 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.43%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.29%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 65 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (4.00%) Maximo
3 49 (3.50%) Aligne
4 23 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
5 22 (1.57%) RiskWrite
6 14 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
8 8 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.57%) Sage X3
9 7 (0.50%) Northgate Housing
10 6 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 5 (0.36%) Misys Opics
11 5 (0.36%) Softmar
12 4 (0.29%) ION MarketView
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
12 4 (0.29%) Sage 200
12 4 (0.29%) SAP BPC
12 4 (0.29%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.86%) SaaS
2 31 (2.22%) Office 365
3 30 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.36%) GitHub
7 4 (0.29%) Veeva
8 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.071%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.071%) Force.com
10 1 (0.071%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.72%) Internet
2 19 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.14%) DNS
4 15 (1.07%) Firewall
5 13 (0.93%) LAN
5 13 (0.93%) WAN
6 9 (0.64%) HTTP
6 9 (0.64%) Intranet
7 8 (0.57%) DHCP
7 8 (0.57%) WebEx
8 5 (0.36%) VPN
9 4 (0.29%) Skype
9 4 (0.29%) VoIP
10 2 (0.14%) Extranet
10 2 (0.14%) FTP
10 2 (0.14%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.14%) SMS
10 2 (0.14%) VLAN
11 1 (0.071%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (25.59%) SQL Server
2 81 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (3.22%) Relational Database
5 42 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 39 (2.79%) MySQL
7 33 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
9 24 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (1.14%) DB2
14 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (1.07%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.71%) GIS
16 8 (0.57%) MS Access
16 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (3.36%) JIRA
2 25 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 22 (1.57%) Jenkins
3 22 (1.57%) VersionOne
4 15 (1.07%) Subversion
5 10 (0.71%) SoapUI
5 10 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
7 8 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.43%) Maven
8 6 (0.43%) MSI
8 6 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.36%) Toad
10 4 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.29%) Hudson
10 4 (0.29%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.29%) Selenium
General
1 421 (30.09%) Finance
2 143 (10.22%) Banking
3 103 (7.36%) Retail
4 89 (6.36%) Front Office
5 67 (4.79%) Back Office
6 48 (3.43%) Investment Banking
7 34 (2.43%) Legal
8 28 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
9 27 (1.93%) Marketing
10 24 (1.72%) Private Banking
11 23 (1.64%) Retail Banking
12 22 (1.57%) Manufacturing
13 16 (1.14%) Billing
14 14 (1.00%) Advertising
14 14 (1.00%) Electronics
14 14 (1.00%) Publishing
14 14 (1.00%) Telecoms
15 13 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.93%) Law
16 6 (0.43%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (14.44%) .NET
2 80 (5.72%) XML
3 62 (4.43%) HTML
4 58 (4.15%) Web Services
5 46 (3.29%) CSS
6 39 (2.79%) FIX Protocol
7 36 (2.57%) ASP.NET
8 21 (1.50%) SOAP
9 19 (1.36%) EDI
10 17 (1.22%) J2EE
11 11 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
12 10 (0.71%) jQuery
13 9 (0.64%) Rendezvous
14 8 (0.57%) JSP
15 7 (0.50%) .NET Framework
15 7 (0.50%) AngularJS
16 6 (0.43%) Ajax
16 6 (0.43%) XMPP
17 5 (0.36%) Hibernate
17 5 (0.36%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 184 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 40 (2.86%) iSeries
4 32 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (2.14%) Equities
6 27 (1.93%) Fixed Income
6 27 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 24 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.72%) SWIFT
8 18 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.07%) AS400
10 13 (0.93%) Derivative
11 11 (0.79%) EPoS
11 11 (0.79%) Fintech
11 11 (0.79%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.71%) Hedge funds
12 10 (0.71%) User Experience
13 9 (0.64%) Replication
14 8 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
15 7 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 423 (30.24%) Windows
2 229 (16.37%) Unix
3 216 (15.44%) Linux
4 162 (11.58%) Windows Server
5 46 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 23 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.14%) Android
11 14 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 13 (0.93%) Solaris
13 7 (0.50%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.43%) AIX
14 6 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.14%) Debian
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (29.24%) ITIL
2 164 (11.72%) ERP
3 163 (11.65%) CRM
4 146 (10.44%) Problem Management
5 98 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (6.29%) Change Management
7 87 (6.22%) Incident Management
8 76 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 70 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 66 (4.72%) E-Commerce
11 60 (4.29%) SDLC
12 57 (4.07%) ETL
13 54 (3.86%) Analytics
14 53 (3.79%) Release Management
14 53 (3.79%) Risk Management
15 52 (3.72%) Change Control
15 52 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
16 50 (3.57%) Service Management
17 48 (3.43%) User Acceptance Testing
18 47 (3.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 927 (66.26%) SQL
2 159 (11.37%) Java
3 93 (6.65%) C#
4 70 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 58 (4.15%) VBA
6 56 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 53 (3.79%) Shell Script
8 50 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 38 (2.72%) VB
10 35 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 33 (2.36%) Perl
12 29 (2.07%) VB.NET
13 27 (1.93%) PL/SQL
13 27 (1.93%) Python
14 23 (1.64%) PHP
15 20 (1.43%) RPG
16 12 (0.86%) VBScript
17 10 (0.71%) C
17 10 (0.71%) C++
17 10 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 162 (11.58%) Degree
2 60 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
3 41 (2.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 26 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.64%) MCSE
9 8 (0.57%) MCSA
10 7 (0.50%) GNVQ
10 7 (0.50%) MCP
11 6 (0.43%) MCITP
12 5 (0.36%) MCTS
12 5 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.29%) HND
13 4 (0.29%) SAP Certification
14 3 (0.21%) ISEB
14 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
15 2 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (11.22%) SLA
2 37 (2.64%) QA
3 31 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.57%) GxP
5 8 (0.57%) PMO
6 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.14%) Basel II
8 2 (0.14%) Basel III
8 2 (0.14%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) SEPA
9 1 (0.071%) EMIR
9 1 (0.071%) HL7
9 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 117 (8.36%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.71%) vSphere
4 7 (0.50%) Terminal Server
5 6 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.29%) XenApp
8 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (1.93%) Control-M
2 18 (1.29%) Nagios
2 18 (1.29%) Puppet
3 17 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.00%) Ansible
5 11 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (0.71%) OpenView
6 10 (0.71%) SCCM
7 8 (0.57%) SCOM
8 7 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.29%) Graylog
10 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.14%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.14%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.071%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.071%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.071%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 360 (25.73%) Microsoft
2 289 (20.66%) Oracle
3 68 (4.86%) IBM
4 59 (4.22%) Citrix
5 54 (3.86%) Infor
6 48 (3.43%) SAP
7 39 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
8 38 (2.72%) Splunk
9 36 (2.57%) Sybase
10 28 (2.00%) Informatica
11 27 (1.93%) VMware
12 22 (1.57%) Remedy
12 22 (1.57%) Sage
13 21 (1.50%) Cognos
14 16 (1.14%) TIBCO
15 13 (0.93%) Bloomberg
15 13 (0.93%) CODA
16 12 (0.86%) Dynatrace
16 12 (0.86%) HP
16 12 (0.86%) Northgate
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + share option scheme + benefits
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Hungerford, Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
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Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £26,621 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
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Salary: £25k-£40k + Excellent Benefits
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East London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Loughborough, Leicestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
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Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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