The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 31 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.54% 2.01% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 2.09% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,000 £24,286
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,000 £26,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,523
% change year-on-year
- -0.08%
Support Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 239 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 94.95% 95.98% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 108 176 171
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £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 Chester

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Chester

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) FTP
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) LAMP
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) MCDST
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) McAfee
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) DNS

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) FTP
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
1 5 (41.67%) LAMP
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) AppSense
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco