The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Support Analyst
Rank 853 859 863
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Analyst 13 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.015% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.016% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 16
Average salary £46,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.07% -8.45%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -8.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Support Analyst within the UK.

Windows Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Support Analyst over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Windows Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 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
England +14 12 £50,000 +66.66%
London -6 7 £50,000 +68.06%
Tamworth - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England -6 1 £43,000 -11.34%
South East -21 1 £43,000 -5.49%
South West - 1 £30,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £43,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
Grays - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £43,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 -

Windows Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows 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 Windows Support Analyst in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
4 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (36.73%) Linux
6 17 (34.69%) SQL
7 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 13 (26.53%) VMware
10 12 (24.49%) Apache
10 12 (24.49%) SSL
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.45%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
12 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
12 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
12 9 (18.37%) ITIL
13 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (14.29%) SAN
14 7 (14.29%) Citrix
14 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
14 7 (14.29%) IIS
14 7 (14.29%) MS Office
14 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.29%) Banking
15 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (12.24%) Firewall
15 6 (12.24%) Cisco
16 5 (10.20%) DNS

Windows Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows 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 Windows Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.08%) Lync
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) SSL
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.29%) SAN
4 6 (12.24%) Firewall
5 5 (10.20%) DNS
5 5 (10.20%) DHCP
6 4 (8.16%) NAS
7 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.12%) Internet
7 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.12%) Broadband
7 3 (6.12%) VoIP
8 2 (4.08%) WAN
8 2 (4.08%) LAN
8 2 (4.08%) VPN
8 2 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Front Office
3 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) CCTV
1 3 (6.12%) Life Science
1 3 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (36.73%) Linux
5 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.12%) UNIX
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.12%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.04%) Migration
5 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.04%) CRM
5 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.04%) Service Management
5 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCSA
3 4 (8.16%) MCSE
4 3 (6.12%) MOS
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.08%) MCITP
5 2 (4.08%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) XenApp
4 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) VMware
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) HP
7 2 (4.08%) EMC
7 2 (4.08%) CommVault
7 2 (4.08%) NetApp
7 2 (4.08%) Finjan
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) Sophos
8 1 (2.04%) Apple
8 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.04%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) Retek