The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 59 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 20 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.80% 3.81% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 3.92% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 12
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
684 637 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.66% 97.10% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 556 548 442
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Analyst
West Midlands

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tamworth +11 9 £20,000 -25.92%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 5 £23,500 +4.44%
Cannock +6 2 £28,750 +10.57%
Lichfield -6 1 £22,500 +12.50%
Support Analyst
West Midlands

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) VB
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) IIS
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) Citrix
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (6.67%) MS Office
9 2 (6.67%) MySQL
9 2 (6.67%) SLA
9 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
9 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
9 2 (6.67%) LAN
9 2 (6.67%) WAN
9 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (3.33%) ERP
2 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) VB
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) VB6
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Lotus
4 1 (3.33%) Sage
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Mitel
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) SAP