Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Support Analyst was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1063 1090 1116
Rank change year-on-year +27 +26 +93
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Support Analyst 94 83 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.047% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.048% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 61 77 147
UK median annual salary £33,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.99% +5.48% -10.15%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £66,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +6.15% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,399 171,574 198,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,020 142,894 165,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Business Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Support Analyst in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Support Analyst in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Support Analyst over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Support Analyst in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
England +23 92 £33,500 -12.99% 6
London +37 58 £42,000 -6.67% 3
UK excluding London +12 35 £30,000 -13.04% 3
South East +24 18 £28,750 +4.55% 1
North of England +14 9 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire +30 6 £30,000 - 1
Midlands +17 6 £24,081 -31.20%
East Midlands +27 4 £20,661 -29.06%
North West -2 3 £27,500 +12.24% 1
West Midlands +6 2 £39,000 +11.43%
South West +8 1 - -
Scotland -30 1 £44,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Business 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 Business Support Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (54.26%) Finance
2 48 (51.06%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (40.43%) SQL
4 37 (39.36%) Process Improvement
5 33 (35.11%) Asset Management
6 32 (34.04%) Banking
6 32 (34.04%) Wealth Management
6 32 (34.04%) Unix
6 32 (34.04%) E-Commerce
7 31 (32.98%) Linux
7 31 (32.98%) Retail Banking
7 31 (32.98%) Investment Banking
7 31 (32.98%) Escalation Management
8 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
9 21 (22.34%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (15.96%) ERP
11 12 (12.77%) IFS
12 11 (11.70%) Oracle
13 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (9.57%) SAP
14 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
14 9 (9.57%) Degree
15 8 (8.51%) Data Integration
15 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (8.51%) ITIL
15 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (8.51%) Sage
16 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
17 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
17 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis

Business 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 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Sage X3
2 2 (2.13%) Infor M3
2 2 (2.13%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.13%) thinkFolio
3 1 (1.06%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Office 365
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) FTP
2 1 (1.06%) DHCP
2 1 (1.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.06%) SMS
2 1 (1.06%) VoIP
2 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.34%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.38%) OLAP
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 51 (54.26%) Finance
2 32 (34.04%) Banking
3 31 (32.98%) Investment Banking
3 31 (32.98%) Retail Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Back Office
5 4 (4.26%) Front Office
6 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 48 (51.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.06%) Derivative
5 1 (1.06%) Equities
5 1 (1.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.06%) FMCG
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Unix
2 31 (32.98%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Process Improvement
2 33 (35.11%) Asset Management
3 32 (34.04%) E-Commerce
3 32 (34.04%) Wealth Management
4 31 (32.98%) Escalation Management
5 15 (15.96%) ERP
6 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.51%) Data Integration
7 8 (8.51%) ITIL
8 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.26%) CRM
10 4 (4.26%) Logistics
11 3 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.19%) Data Management
11 3 (3.19%) Project Management
11 3 (3.19%) Service Management
11 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) C#
2 2 (2.13%) VBA
3 1 (1.06%) C++
3 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.06%) MiFID
3 1 (1.06%) PMO
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) IFS
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle
4 9 (9.57%) SAP
5 8 (8.51%) Sage
6 5 (5.32%) Tableau
7 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.13%) Capita
8 2 (2.13%) Charles River
8 2 (2.13%) Epicor
8 2 (2.13%) Infor
8 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.13%) Workday
9 1 (1.06%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.06%) Wallstreet Suite