The average salary for an Application Support Analyst in Canada is C$59,836.
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Job Description for Application Support Analyst
Application support analysts assist users of computer and mobile applications. They must be able to think creatively in order to implement improvements, and they may also be involved in installing new software and making updates. Software must be tested prior to being implemented and then re-tested periodically. Problems may be detected from areas where users have consistently reported problems, or when users are unable to complete certain tasks. These analysts may receive inquiries from clien…Read more
Application Support Analyst Tasks
- Lead teams and projects to resolve complex technical issues.
- Protect and insure the stability of the operational systems as well as maintain the integrity of the data they contain.
- Proactively suggest ways of improving system stability, availability, performance and reliability.
- Assess, coordinate and review all issues and impacts associated with applications support and business processes.
- Work independently on escalated issues.
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Popular Skills for Application Support Analyst
Microsoft SQL Server
Skills in SQL, UNIX, Information Technology (IT) Support, Troubleshooting and Microsoft SQL Server are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Application Support Analyst
An entry-level Application Support Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$51,319 based on 24 salaries. An early career Application Support Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$54,109 based on 125 salaries. A mid-career Application Support Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$68,367 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Application Support Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$69,939 based on 70 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$69,967.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Application Support Analyst in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 34.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (15.7% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (13.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (8.6% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (4.0% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (0.2% less).
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