Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Production Support Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Production Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1159 1169 1120
Rank change year-on-year +10 -49 +101
Permanent jobs requiring a Production Support Analyst 39 49 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.026% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.027% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 140
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% +25.00%

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Production Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Production Support Analyst in the UK

Production Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Production Support Analyst in the UK

Production Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Production Support Analyst over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Production Support Analyst in the UK

Production Support Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Production Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +36 39 £50,000 -
London -2 30 £50,000 -
UK excluding London +37 9 £45,000 +38.46%
North of England +10 9 £45,000 +73.08%
North East - 6 £45,000 -
North West -1 3 £40,000 +53.85%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Production 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 Production Support Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 28 (71.79%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) XML
4 16 (41.03%) Linux
4 16 (41.03%) .NET
4 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
4 16 (41.03%) Middleware
5 15 (38.46%) Unix
6 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
6 14 (35.90%) Degree
6 14 (35.90%) Splunk
7 13 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (33.33%) Opsview
7 13 (33.33%) Software Architecture
7 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 13 (33.33%) VB
7 13 (33.33%) C#
7 13 (33.33%) B2C
7 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 12 (30.77%) Finance
9 11 (28.21%) ITIL
9 11 (28.21%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (25.64%) Fixed Income
11 8 (20.51%) Equities
11 8 (20.51%) Firewall
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 6 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
12 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
12 6 (15.38%) Banking
12 6 (15.38%) Java

Production 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 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) IIS
1 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) KDB
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Firebug
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Front Office
4 3 (7.69%) Advertising
4 3 (7.69%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (5.13%) Back Office
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) XML
2 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) Middleware
3 11 (28.21%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 13 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (25.64%) Fixed Income
3 8 (20.51%) Equities
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (7.69%) SWIFT
6 2 (5.13%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (5.13%) Derivative
6 2 (5.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Linux
3 15 (38.46%) Unix
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) B2C
1 13 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 13 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
3 6 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
4 5 (12.82%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps
7 1 (2.56%) Fund Accounting
7 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) Service Management
7 1 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
3 13 (33.33%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) VB
4 6 (15.38%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) ActionScript
5 3 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.56%) C-shell
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Korn
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Splunk
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Sybase
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Bloomberg
5 2 (5.13%) ION Trading
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) SunGard
5 2 (5.13%) Tradeweb
6 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics