The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank - 35 36
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.91% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.03% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £24,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -
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
55 198 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.49% 96.12% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 106 107
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £18,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware