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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 88 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 32 45 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 2.81% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 3.00% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 67
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,550 £17,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £28,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-0.53% -1.75%
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
1699 1502 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.87% 93.70% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1176 1754
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
Warrington +7 15 £26,000 -32.46% 2
Chester +12 4 £23,750 -52.50% 1
Daresbury - 2 £26,000 -
Crewe +20 1 - -
Wilmslow -11 1 £19,500 -7.14% 1
Support Analyst
North West

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 30 (36.14%) SQL
2 29 (34.94%) Windows
2 29 (34.94%) MS Excel
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
4 20 (24.10%) Finance
5 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
6 17 (20.48%) Windows 7
7 15 (18.07%) MS Office
8 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
9 13 (15.66%) ITIL
9 13 (15.66%) LAN
9 13 (15.66%) WAN
10 12 (14.46%) Oracle
10 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
11 11 (13.25%) SLA
12 10 (12.05%) Service Management
13 9 (10.84%) CRM
13 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
14 8 (9.64%) MCSE
14 8 (9.64%) MCSA
14 8 (9.64%) .NET
14 8 (9.64%) SAP
14 8 (9.64%) Windows XP
14 8 (9.64%) VPN
14 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (9.64%) MCITP
14 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (8.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (34.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.07%) MS Office
3 7 (8.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (6.02%) SAP CO
1 5 (6.02%) SAP FI
2 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.61%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.20%) SAP SCM
4 1 (1.20%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) LAN
1 13 (15.66%) WAN
2 8 (9.64%) VPN
3 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.61%) DHCP
4 3 (3.61%) DNS
4 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.41%) Wireless
5 2 (2.41%) Firewall
6 1 (1.20%) SAN
6 1 (1.20%) Intranet
6 1 (1.20%) VLAN
6 1 (1.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.43%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.20%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) EDI
3 2 (2.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.20%) WinForms
4 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.20%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) XSLT
4 1 (1.20%) COM+
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) User Experience
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) GIS
3 1 (1.20%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.94%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows 7
3 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
4 8 (9.64%) Windows XP
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.23%) UNIX
6 6 (7.23%) Linux
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
2 13 (15.66%) ITIL
3 10 (12.05%) Service Management
4 9 (10.84%) CRM
5 7 (8.43%) ERP
5 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.43%) Change Management
6 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.82%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (3.61%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.61%) Security Management
9 2 (2.41%) ETL
9 2 (2.41%) Time Management
9 2 (2.41%) Data Entry
9 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.41%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.41%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) T-SQL
2 7 (8.43%) Java
3 5 (6.02%) C#
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) MCITP
3 8 (9.64%) MCSE
3 8 (9.64%) MCSA
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.43%) MCP
4 7 (8.43%) MCDST
5 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (6.02%) Degree
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) XenApp
3 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) Oracle
3 8 (9.64%) SAP
4 6 (7.23%) HP
4 6 (7.23%) Citrix
4 6 (7.23%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) McAfee
5 3 (3.61%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.61%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.61%) Cognos
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco
6 2 (2.41%) Sage
6 2 (2.41%) Baan
6 2 (2.41%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.20%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.20%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.20%) Dell
7 1 (1.20%) EMC
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Salary: up to £21,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum Benefits / Pool Car Use
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
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