The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 86 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 42 41 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.21% 2.36% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.49% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 83
Average salary £23,000 £24,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% -14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,500 £15,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.78%
Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1766 1646 2066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.93% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1337 1757
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
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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
Warrington 0 8 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Knutsford +4 7 £25,000 -
Macclesfield - 7 £20,000 - 1
Daresbury - 4 £18,500 -
Chester +12 3 £24,500 +28.94% 1
Crewe +16 2 £26,500 +10.41% 1
Wilmslow -15 2 £30,000 +42.85%
Runcorn +1 1 £19,000 -50.64%
Winsford - 1 £23,000 -
Support Analyst
North West

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (43.68%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
3 31 (35.63%) Active Directory
4 26 (29.89%) MS Excel
5 25 (28.74%) Incident Management
6 23 (26.44%) Finance
7 17 (19.54%) ITIL
7 17 (19.54%) MS Office
7 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
8 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.24%) SLA
9 14 (16.09%) Oracle
10 13 (14.94%) Java
11 11 (12.64%) VMware
11 11 (12.64%) UNIX
11 11 (12.64%) LAN
12 10 (11.49%) WAN
12 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (11.49%) Service Management
13 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
13 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
13 9 (10.34%) WebSphere
13 9 (10.34%) Degree
13 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
14 8 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (9.20%) MCITP

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 9 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (29.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.54%) MS Office
3 7 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) LAN
2 10 (11.49%) WAN
3 7 (8.05%) VPN
4 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.45%) SAN
6 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.30%) Wireless
7 1 (1.15%) VLAN
7 1 (1.15%) NAS
7 1 (1.15%) Intranet
7 1 (1.15%) Firewall
7 1 (1.15%) FTP
7 1 (1.15%) HTTP
7 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.75%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Subversion
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.30%) Back Office
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.15%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.60%) Web Services
3 3 (3.45%) Middleware
3 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.15%) XML
5 1 (1.15%) XSLT
5 1 (1.15%) COM+
5 1 (1.15%) CSS
5 1 (1.15%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.15%) WinForms
5 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) GIS
4 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.15%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.68%) Windows
2 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.64%) UNIX
4 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.05%) Linux
7 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) Incident Management
2 17 (19.54%) ITIL
3 10 (11.49%) Service Management
4 8 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.05%) Change Management
6 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.75%) CRM
8 4 (4.60%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (4.60%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (3.45%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.45%) ETL
10 2 (2.30%) Data Management
10 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.30%) Release Management
10 2 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.30%) Data Transformation
10 2 (2.30%) Data Entry
11 1 (1.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 13 (14.94%) Java
3 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.60%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.34%) Degree
3 8 (9.20%) MCITP
4 7 (8.05%) MCDST
4 7 (8.05%) MCP
4 7 (8.05%) MCSE
4 7 (8.05%) MCSA
4 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.15%) CCNA
7 1 (1.15%) CCA
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.24%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (35.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) XenApp
3 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.09%) Oracle
3 11 (12.64%) VMware
4 7 (8.05%) HP
5 6 (6.90%) Citrix
6 4 (4.60%) Misys
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.15%) McAfee
8 1 (1.15%) Dell
8 1 (1.15%) EMC
8 1 (1.15%) WatchGuard
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