The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Support Analyst
Rank 230 223 221
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Analyst 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.069% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.072% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £19,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -32.75%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £27,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Software Support Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5929 5528 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.14% 95.34% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4877 4657 4586
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Software Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Support Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Software Support Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Software Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Software Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Software Support Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +3 6 £32,500 +66.66%
Cornwall - 1 £22,000 -
Dorset - 1 £22,500 -
Somerset - 1 £19,000 -
Software Support Analyst
England

Software Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Software Support Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) VBA
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) Business Objects
6 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
6 5 (27.78%) Delphi
6 5 (27.78%) J2EE
6 5 (27.78%) JSP
6 5 (27.78%) JBoss
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) MS Access
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) Compuware
6 5 (27.78%) Joomla!
6 5 (27.78%) Release Management
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
6 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery

Software Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Software Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
1 5 (27.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
1 5 (27.78%) Maven
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) JSP
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) Ajax
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VBA
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) Delphi
3 5 (27.78%) Pascal
3 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Business Objects
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Compuware
2 5 (27.78%) BancTec
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix