The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 43 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 21 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.87% 4.38% 8.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 4.55% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 26
Average salary £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,200 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -
Support Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
537 549 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.90% 96.15% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 411 443 245
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
3 31 (60.78%) Linux
4 27 (52.94%) SQL
5 26 (50.98%) ITIL
6 24 (47.06%) Oracle
7 23 (45.10%) MS Office
7 23 (45.10%) IBM
7 23 (45.10%) WebSphere
8 21 (41.18%) Problem Management
8 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
8 21 (41.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (39.22%) IIS
10 19 (37.25%) Java
11 17 (33.33%) UNIX
12 16 (31.37%) Tomcat
13 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
13 15 (29.41%) AIX
13 15 (29.41%) FTP
13 15 (29.41%) Bash Shell
14 13 (25.49%) HTTP
14 13 (25.49%) Solaris
14 13 (25.49%) JDBC
14 13 (25.49%) Perl
14 13 (25.49%) J2EE
14 13 (25.49%) DB2
15 12 (23.53%) Retail
15 12 (23.53%) Middleware
15 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
16 11 (21.57%) MQSeries

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 23 (45.10%) WebSphere
2 21 (41.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (39.22%) IIS
4 16 (31.37%) Tomcat
5 11 (21.57%) MQSeries
5 11 (21.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (9.80%) Apache
6 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
7 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
7 4 (7.84%) JBoss
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.92%) Lync
9 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (45.10%) MS Office
2 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Maximo
2 7 (13.73%) CA PPM
3 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.88%) Agresso
4 2 (3.92%) RiskWrite
5 1 (1.96%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.96%) GoldMine
5 1 (1.96%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) FTP
2 13 (25.49%) HTTP
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
3 4 (7.84%) VPN
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) PuTTY
6 1 (1.96%) WinSCP
6 1 (1.96%) SSH
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) DB2
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 12 (23.53%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) JDBC
1 13 (25.49%) J2EE
2 12 (23.53%) Middleware
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.92%) Handset
1 2 (3.92%) Clustering
1 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
1 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Linux
3 17 (33.33%) UNIX
4 15 (29.41%) AIX
5 13 (25.49%) Solaris
6 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
7 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
7 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
7 8 (15.69%) Android
7 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.84%) Mac OS
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 21 (41.18%) Problem Management
3 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
4 8 (15.69%) Asset Management
4 8 (15.69%) Capacity Management
4 8 (15.69%) Data Protection
4 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.92%) Information Security
8 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.92%) Facility Management
8 2 (3.92%) Release Management
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps
8 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 19 (37.25%) Java
3 15 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 13 (25.49%) Perl
5 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) C
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCP
2 4 (7.84%) MCSE
2 4 (7.84%) MCDST
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.92%) vSphere
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.96%) Samba
4 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (47.06%) Oracle
3 23 (45.10%) IBM
4 8 (15.69%) LANDesk
4 8 (15.69%) MobileIron
5 4 (7.84%) Altiris
6 3 (5.88%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) i2
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.92%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) Sage
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix