The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 46 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 54 51 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.68% 5.43% 7.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 5.71% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 46 77
Average salary £41,250 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.90% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £41,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -
Support Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1120 893 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.97% 95.00% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 943 815 879
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 27 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bedford -15 7 £29,000 +34.88%
Dunstable -6 4 £22,750 -43.12% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £27,500 -
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 38 (33.93%) SQL
1 38 (33.93%) Windows
2 33 (29.46%) Citrix
2 33 (29.46%) VMware
3 28 (25.00%) Oracle
4 24 (21.43%) DHCP
4 24 (21.43%) DNS
4 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (20.54%) WAN
5 23 (20.54%) LAN
5 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (20.54%) Firewall
6 22 (19.64%) McAfee
6 22 (19.64%) VPN
6 22 (19.64%) Lotus
6 22 (19.64%) Lotus Domino
6 22 (19.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 21 (18.75%) vSphere
7 21 (18.75%) SLA
7 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 18 (16.07%) SAN
9 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (15.18%) ITIL
9 17 (15.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (15.18%) Windows Phone 8
9 17 (15.18%) Windows Phone
9 17 (15.18%) Android
10 16 (14.29%) SecurID
10 16 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
10 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 22 (19.64%) Lotus Domino
2 17 (15.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (11.61%) Apache
4 12 (10.71%) IIS
5 11 (9.82%) Tomcat
6 8 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 6 (5.36%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
3 3 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.79%) MS Project
4 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 7 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 4 (3.57%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.89%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.43%) DHCP
1 24 (21.43%) DNS
2 23 (20.54%) LAN
2 23 (20.54%) WAN
2 23 (20.54%) Firewall
3 22 (19.64%) VPN
4 18 (16.07%) SAN
5 16 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (5.36%) VoIP
7 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.89%) SMTP
8 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) MySQL
3 5 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.68%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.89%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (11.61%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Back Office
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.61%) J2EE
2 5 (4.46%) .NET
3 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.89%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) XML
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 16 (14.29%) SecurID
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.89%) Statistics
3 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.93%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (20.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (15.18%) Android
4 17 (15.18%) Windows Phone 8
4 17 (15.18%) Windows Phone
5 16 (14.29%) VMS
6 13 (11.61%) UNIX
6 13 (11.61%) Solaris
6 13 (11.61%) Linux
7 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) ITIL
2 10 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (8.93%) Service Management
3 7 (6.25%) ERP
4 6 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (4.46%) Project Management
5 5 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.46%) Business Analysis
6 4 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.57%) Time Management
7 3 (2.68%) Analytics
7 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.79%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (1.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.79%) Data Analysis
8 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.79%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.93%) SQL
2 12 (10.71%) Java
2 12 (10.71%) PL/SQL
3 8 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.79%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (19.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 21 (18.75%) vSphere
3 13 (11.61%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.57%) XenApp
6 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 16 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (29.46%) Citrix
1 33 (29.46%) VMware
2 28 (25.00%) Oracle
3 22 (19.64%) Lotus
3 22 (19.64%) McAfee
4 16 (14.29%) Clearswift
4 16 (14.29%) Symantec
4 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.89%) Dell
7 1 (0.89%) Progress
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco
7 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.89%) Remedy
7 1 (0.89%) Anite
7 1 (0.89%) Mitel
7 1 (0.89%) Pega
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £24,000 to £29,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago