The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 27 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.08% 1.03% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 1.04% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £19,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -
Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
180 96 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.84% 98.97% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 145 56 118
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -2 8 £35,000 +84.21%
Support Analyst
UK

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Process Management
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) SLA
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 3 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Document Management

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) assyst
1 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) DMZ
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) IDOL
3 1 (9.09%) GIS
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Process Management
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
4 3 (27.27%) Document Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) VB
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) QA
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) DFS Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) BT
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Kofax
3 2 (18.18%) OpenText
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) Tandberg
4 1 (9.09%) ESRI