The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 98 106 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 45 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.02% 1.36% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.47% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 56
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,200 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
Support Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2101 2172 2109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.22% 92.46% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1572 1717
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 49 (56.32%) SQL
2 46 (52.87%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.83%) Windows
4 26 (29.89%) MS Office
5 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
6 24 (27.59%) Linux
7 19 (21.84%) ITIL
7 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
8 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (17.24%) Oracle
10 14 (16.09%) Degree
11 13 (14.94%) Finance
11 13 (14.94%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (13.79%) Java
12 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
12 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (10.34%) Product Management
13 9 (10.34%) Time Management
13 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (10.34%) IIS
14 8 (9.20%) VMware
14 8 (9.20%) LAN
14 8 (9.20%) Citrix
14 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
15 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (8.05%) Agresso
15 7 (8.05%) T-SQL
15 7 (8.05%) C#
15 7 (8.05%) Service Management

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (3.45%) JBoss
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) nginx
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (29.89%) MS Office
2 25 (28.74%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Agresso
2 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) LAN
2 6 (6.90%) WAN
3 4 (4.60%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.45%) Internet
5 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.15%) SAN
6 1 (1.15%) DNS
6 1 (1.15%) SSL
6 1 (1.15%) SMTP
6 1 (1.15%) HTTP
6 1 (1.15%) PBX
6 1 (1.15%) SMS
6 1 (1.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.94%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Selenium
1 4 (4.60%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Multimedia
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
2 3 (3.45%) Marketing
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Electronics
3 2 (2.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Publishing
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.60%) WCF
2 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) MCollective
4 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.30%) DTV
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) GIS
5 2 (2.30%) NHS
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
6 1 (1.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Windows
2 24 (27.59%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) ITIL
2 9 (10.34%) Product Management
2 9 (10.34%) Time Management
2 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.05%) Service Management
4 7 (8.05%) ITSM
5 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.60%) Automation Testing
6 3 (3.45%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.45%) Coaching
6 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.45%) Change Management
6 3 (3.45%) Scrum
7 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.30%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.30%) ERP
7 2 (2.30%) OOP
7 2 (2.30%) OO
7 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.32%) SQL
2 12 (13.79%) Java
3 7 (8.05%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.05%) C#
4 5 (5.75%) Python
5 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) C
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 2 (2.30%) VBScript
7 2 (2.30%) VB
7 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.30%) VB6
8 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.30%) MCSE
5 2 (2.30%) MCP
5 2 (2.30%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) MOS
6 1 (1.15%) MCDST
6 1 (1.15%) MCSA
6 1 (1.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) Squid
4 1 (1.15%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Graphite
1 1 (1.15%) collectd
1 1 (1.15%) logstash
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.15%) Cacti
1 1 (1.15%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) VMware
3 8 (9.20%) Citrix
4 4 (4.60%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) ESRI
5 2 (2.30%) Avaya
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.15%) Splunk
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.15%) Apple
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) IBM
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