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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Support Analyst
Rank 884 881 877
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Analyst 13 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.022% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 14
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £43,650
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.17%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Windows Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Top 15 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 4 August 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 +9 13 £30,000 +12.14%
London +22 4 £41,250 +65.00%
East of England -2 3 £30,000 +15.38%
Hertfordshire -4 3 £30,000 -18.91%
Yorkshire -6 3 £22,500 -32.33%
South East +18 2 £25,000 -9.09%
North Yorkshire +7 2 £22,500 -34.78%
Surrey +4 2 £25,000 -
Harrogate -11 2 £22,500 -34.78%
Chertsey - 2 £25,000 -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £21,360 -9.10%
Manchester - 1 £35,500 -
Leeds - 1 £21,360 -
City of London - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £35,500 -

Windows Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
8 9 (37.50%) Citrix
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (33.33%) SCCM
9 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (33.33%) MCSE
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
11 6 (25.00%) MCSA
11 6 (25.00%) DNS
11 6 (25.00%) HP
11 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (25.00%) VMware
11 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (20.83%) XenApp
12 5 (20.83%) MCITP
12 5 (20.83%) LAN
12 5 (20.83%) WAN
12 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
12 5 (20.83%) Linux
13 4 (16.67%) UNIX

Windows Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (16.67%) Lync
7 3 (12.50%) IIS
7 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) NAS
4 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) HTTP
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) WLAN
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) UNIX
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Workflow
1 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Data Management
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) MCSE
3 6 (25.00%) MCSA
4 5 (20.83%) MCITP
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
7 1 (4.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (20.83%) XenApp
4 3 (12.50%) XenServer
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 3 (12.50%) Veeam
5 3 (12.50%) Isilon
5 3 (12.50%) Nimsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Zerto
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) CommVault
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle