The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 52 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.10% 3.16% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 3.24% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 17
Average salary £30,500 £29,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.38% +37.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £35,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -
Support Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 309 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.79% 97.78% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 245 280 281
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Analyst in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Bedford

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle