The median annual salary for a Business Support Analyst was £41,351 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 896 876
Rank change year-on-year +55 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Support Analyst 21 51 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.049% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.051% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 73
Median salary £41,351 £30,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.02% -23.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -7.69%  

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 83035 100238 108608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.34% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68947 84097 88662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Support Analyst in the UK

Business Support Analyst
Top 17 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 3 months to 25 April 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 +53 21 £41,351 +32.32% 1
London +69 13 £42,500 -19.04%
South East +67 4 £39,000 +11.42%
City of London +45 4 £43,250 -24.78%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,750 -
Berkshire +30 1 £39,000 -
South West +20 1 £40,203 +54.62%
Hampshire +19 1 - -
Hertfordshire +16 1 £23,000 -55.12%
East of England +10 1 £23,000 -23.33%
East Midlands +1 1 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £23,000 -57.20%
North West -27 1 £33,000 +37.50%
Andover - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £39,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £40,203 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,203 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 40 (68.97%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) Finance
3 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
4 17 (29.31%) Business Analysis
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (18.97%) ERP
6 11 (18.97%) Banking
6 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Analytics
7 10 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (17.24%) CRM
7 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.52%) Basel II
8 9 (15.52%) Stress Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Credit Risk
8 9 (15.52%) Basel III
9 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
11 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (10.34%) Windows
11 6 (10.34%) Project Management
11 6 (10.34%) Unit4 Business World
11 6 (10.34%) Degree
11 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
12 5 (8.62%) Mentoring

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 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (6.90%) Infor CRM
2 4 (6.90%) Investran
3 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.45%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.45%) Orchard Housing
3 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.45%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.72%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.72%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.45%) QlikView
8 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.72%) OLAP
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.72%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Law
4 2 (3.45%) German Language
5 1 (1.72%) French Language
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
1 4 (6.90%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) EDI
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.72%) MDX
3 1 (1.72%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Credit Risk
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) EPoS
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
1 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Business Analysis
2 11 (18.97%) Analytics
2 11 (18.97%) ERP
2 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (17.24%) CRM
3 10 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (15.52%) Stress Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) Investment Management
6 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL
7 4 (6.90%) Practice Management
7 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.90%) SDLC
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
9 2 (3.45%) ETL
9 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.45%) Scrum
9 2 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.45%) VBA
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) Basel II
1 9 (15.52%) Basel III
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) KVM
1 1 (1.72%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Kibana
1 1 (1.72%) logstash
1 1 (1.72%) Nagios
1 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Cognos
2 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Anaplan
3 4 (6.90%) Concur
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.45%) Apple
4 2 (3.45%) Capita
4 2 (3.45%) Forcepoint
4 2 (3.45%) Northgate
4 2 (3.45%) Orchard
4 2 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (1.72%) Charles River
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) CODA
5 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.72%) StatPro