The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 44 25 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 5 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.69% 8.59% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 9.13% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 3
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
Support Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
276 241 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.56% 94.14% 89.20%
Number of salaries quoted 226 146 146
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Solihull

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Solihull

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) Sybase
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) Nagios
6 1 (8.33%) Back Office
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Solaris
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) NCDA
1 1 (8.33%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Nimsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase