The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 84 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 13 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 3.12% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 3.27% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 16
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -1.78%
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
1206 1286 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.81% 95.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 830 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) MS Office
3 10 (29.41%) Windows
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Time Management
7 5 (14.71%) EPoS
7 5 (14.71%) HNC
7 5 (14.71%) HND
7 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.71%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) VBA
8 4 (11.76%) Unix
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.82%) SCCM
9 3 (8.82%) Marketing
9 3 (8.82%) Banking
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
9 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
9 3 (8.82%) C++
9 3 (8.82%) Citrix
9 3 (8.82%) Charles River
10 2 (5.88%) C#
10 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
10 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.88%) Telecoms

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) EPoS
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Time Management
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VBA
3 3 (8.82%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) HNC
1 5 (14.71%) HND
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.94%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Charles River
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) OpenText
5 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Reuters
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) ThinPrint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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