The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 26 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.53% 3.00% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.99% 3.26% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 3
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.78%
Support Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 93.47% 92.00% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 180 81 91
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Wakefield

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.00%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.29%) SLA
7 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 4 (11.43%) ERP
8 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.57%) SQL
9 3 (8.57%) VBA
9 3 (8.57%) MS Access
10 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
10 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
10 2 (5.71%) MS Office
10 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
10 2 (5.71%) VoIP
10 2 (5.71%) Avaya
10 2 (5.71%) MPLS

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.71%) Lync
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) MPLS
3 2 (5.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) MS Access
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) ERP
2 2 (5.71%) Network Design
2 2 (5.71%) Change Control
3 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Avaya
4 1 (2.86%) Sage