The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Analyst
Rank 76 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 19 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.39% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 2
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
IT Support Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1282 1285 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.06% 95.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 840 829 744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Support Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IT Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IT Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT 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 IT Support Analyst in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (65.79%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) Windows 7
4 20 (52.63%) Finance
5 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (36.84%) LAN
7 13 (34.21%) WAN
7 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
7 13 (34.21%) SLA
7 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (34.21%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (34.21%) Back Office
7 13 (34.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (34.21%) VMware
7 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (31.58%) MS Office
8 12 (31.58%) ITIL
8 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (28.95%) Change Management
9 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
10 10 (26.32%) SQL
10 10 (26.32%) C#
11 8 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (18.42%) HTML
12 7 (18.42%) MCP
12 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
12 7 (18.42%) DNS
13 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP

IT Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT 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 IT Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.79%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.26%) WorkSite
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) LAN
2 13 (34.21%) WAN
2 13 (34.21%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (18.42%) DNS
4 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.16%) HTTPS
5 5 (13.16%) FTP
5 5 (13.16%) HTTP
5 5 (13.16%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 11 (28.95%) Change Management
4 8 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) Fault Management
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security
5 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) Coaching
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Document Management
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
1 10 (26.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) MCP
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) HND
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) SLA
2 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco