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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Analyst
Rank 875 859 875
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Analyst 24 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.014% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 14
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,650 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +28.88%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Windows Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Top 20 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 29 August 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
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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 -26 23 £34,500 +1.47% 2
London +1 11 £35,000 +2.18% 1
South East -17 5 £27,500 -24.13%
Yorkshire - 3 £34,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £27,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £27,500 -
East of England - 3 £25,000 - 1
Woking -3 2 - -
Surrey -5 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £34,500 -
Essex - 2 £29,500 - 1
Manchester -9 1 £18,000 -10.44%
North West -14 1 £18,000 -10.44%
Suffolk - 1 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £57,500 -
Colchester - 1 £40,000 - 1
Harlow - 1 £19,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £37,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £25,000 -

Windows Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
3 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (32.08%) VMware
6 16 (30.19%) Windows XP
6 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (26.42%) SQL
8 13 (24.53%) MS Office
8 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
8 13 (24.53%) Cisco
8 13 (24.53%) Finance
9 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
10 10 (18.87%) Linux
11 9 (16.98%) Citrix
12 8 (15.09%) ITIL
12 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
12 8 (15.09%) LAN
12 8 (15.09%) Legal
12 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
13 7 (13.21%) Network Management
13 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
13 7 (13.21%) Performance Management
13 7 (13.21%) CCNA
13 7 (13.21%) MCSE
13 7 (13.21%) MySQL
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification

Windows Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Office
2 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.09%) LAN
3 6 (11.32%) Firewall
4 5 (9.43%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) VoIP
4 5 (9.43%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
5 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.55%) NAS
5 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) Network Security
8 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Legal
3 6 (11.32%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) HTML
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Thin Client
1 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
1 4 (7.55%) Handset
1 4 (7.55%) Fat Client
1 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.66%) CCTV
2 3 (5.66%) Life Science
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.19%) Windows XP
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.87%) Linux
6 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Vista
7 5 (9.43%) UNIX
8 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.55%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Performance Management
2 7 (13.21%) Network Management
3 5 (9.43%) CRM
4 4 (7.55%) Software Deployment
4 4 (7.55%) Change Control
5 3 (5.66%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.66%) Service Management
5 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.89%) Migration
7 1 (1.89%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.89%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.21%) MCSE
2 7 (13.21%) CCNA
2 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.55%) MCITP
3 4 (7.55%) MCSA
3 4 (7.55%) MOS
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.89%) CCA
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.55%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenServer
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.08%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) Citrix
5 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.55%) Mitel
6 4 (7.55%) LANDesk
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle
6 4 (7.55%) Intel
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
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