The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 30 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.72% 1.16% 9.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.19% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £22,500 £38,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.93% +64.89%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.78%
Support Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 168 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.84% 97.11% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 128 157 97
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Bolton

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix