The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 7 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 23 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.75% 2.38% 6.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.20% 2.47% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 6
Average salary £47,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.78%
Support Analyst
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
142 162 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 97.26% 96.43% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 122 134 153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Colchester

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Colchester

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (37.21%) Windows
3 13 (30.23%) JBoss
3 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
3 13 (30.23%) SOA
3 13 (30.23%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) .NET
3 13 (30.23%) IIS
3 13 (30.23%) webMethods
3 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 13 (30.23%) Software AG
3 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 13 (30.23%) Validation
3 13 (30.23%) Web Analytics
3 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
3 13 (30.23%) Capacity Management
3 13 (30.23%) Analytics
4 11 (25.58%) Degree
4 11 (25.58%) Google Analytics
4 11 (25.58%) Google
5 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
5 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
5 9 (20.93%) SQL
5 9 (20.93%) XenApp
6 7 (16.28%) Service Management
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL
7 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
7 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 13 (30.23%) IIS
1 13 (30.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.65%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
1 13 (30.23%) SOA
1 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
1 13 (30.23%) Validation
1 13 (30.23%) Web Analytics
1 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
1 13 (30.23%) Capacity Management
1 13 (30.23%) Analytics
2 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
2 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Service Management
4 4 (9.30%) Document Management
4 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Java
1 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) ABAP
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ACCA
4 1 (2.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) XenApp
2 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Citrix
1 13 (30.23%) Software AG
1 13 (30.23%) webMethods
2 11 (25.58%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) LANDesk