Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Analyst was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Application Support Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 244 241
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -46
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 68 71 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.68% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 63 62 62
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.52% -3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,750 £22,050
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% -6.88% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,371 10,101 10,133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.89% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7,464 8,024 8,488
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in the West Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Analyst in the West Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Analyst in the West Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham +12 26 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Coventry +15 20 £38,250 +53.00% 3
Warwickshire +8 12 £35,500 +21.37% 2
Dudley - 5 £23,500 -
Walsall - 3 £21,500 -
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £23,000 -19.30% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
3 22 (32.35%) Windows
4 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.47%) ITIL
6 12 (17.65%) Degree
7 10 (14.71%) Oracle
8 9 (13.24%) Finance
8 9 (13.24%) Retail
9 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (11.76%) C#
10 7 (10.29%) Java
10 7 (10.29%) .NET
10 7 (10.29%) SLA
10 7 (10.29%) Unix
10 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
10 7 (10.29%) Logistics
11 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
11 6 (8.82%) Automotive
11 6 (8.82%) IIS
11 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (8.82%) SOAP
12 5 (7.35%) XML
12 5 (7.35%) XSLT
12 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
12 5 (7.35%) EPoS
12 5 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (7.35%) Capita
12 5 (7.35%) Marketing

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (8.82%) IIS
2 5 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) Big Data
5 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) GIS
7 1 (1.47%) KDB
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
1 9 (13.24%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Automotive
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Front Office
5 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) SOAP
3 5 (7.35%) XML
3 5 (7.35%) XSLT
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) JMS
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.47%) REST
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) EPoS
1 5 (7.35%) Graphic Design
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Unix
2 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Logistics
3 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
3 5 (7.35%) SEO
4 4 (5.88%) OO
4 4 (5.88%) OOP
5 3 (4.41%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.41%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.41%) Change Management
5 3 (4.41%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.41%) ETL
5 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.41%) People Management
5 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.41%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) C#
3 7 (10.29%) Java
4 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.88%) Python
4 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) HND
3 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) HNC
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) BS7666
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Capita
4 3 (4.41%) Sybase
5 2 (2.94%) Twitter
6 1 (1.47%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Sun