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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 38 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 43 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.43% 6.65% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 6.77% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £27,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £20,700 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £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
562 517 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 98.29% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 455 374 258
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Support Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 51 (78.46%) Microsoft
1 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 41 (63.08%) Linux
3 39 (60.00%) ITIL
3 39 (60.00%) MS Office
4 25 (38.46%) SQL
4 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 24 (36.92%) IBM
5 24 (36.92%) WebSphere
6 23 (35.38%) UNIX
7 22 (33.85%) MS Excel
7 22 (33.85%) Oracle
7 22 (33.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (33.85%) Problem Management
8 21 (32.31%) Perl
9 20 (30.77%) Java
9 20 (30.77%) AIX
9 20 (30.77%) DHCP
9 20 (30.77%) VPN
9 20 (30.77%) DNS
9 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (29.23%) Office 365
10 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (29.23%) VMware
10 19 (29.23%) MS Exchange
10 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
10 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (29.23%) MySQL
11 18 (27.69%) DB2

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 24 (36.92%) WebSphere
2 22 (33.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (29.23%) MS Exchange
4 18 (27.69%) Apache
4 18 (27.69%) Tomcat
4 18 (27.69%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) JBoss
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) SAS
7 1 (1.54%) Lync
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (60.00%) MS Office
2 22 (33.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Maximo
2 3 (4.62%) Magento
3 1 (1.54%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.54%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Office 365
2 17 (26.15%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (26.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.77%) VPN
1 20 (30.77%) DNS
1 20 (30.77%) DHCP
2 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
3 18 (27.69%) FTP
4 2 (3.08%) HTTP
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) MySQL
2 18 (27.69%) DB2
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.15%) Cognos Query Studio
4 4 (6.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 4 (6.15%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (6.15%) Cognos Connection
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) QlikView
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (6.15%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) JDBC
1 18 (27.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Handset
1 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
2 14 (21.54%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 41 (63.08%) Linux
3 23 (35.38%) UNIX
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (30.77%) AIX
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (27.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (27.69%) Solaris
7 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) ITIL
2 22 (33.85%) Problem Management
3 18 (27.69%) Mentoring
3 18 (27.69%) Information Security
4 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.15%) Service Management
6 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.15%) Data Security
6 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
6 4 (6.15%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.08%) DevOps
8 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.08%) Project Management
8 2 (3.08%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) SQL
2 21 (32.31%) Perl
3 20 (30.77%) Java
4 18 (27.69%) Bash Shell
5 14 (21.54%) C
6 6 (9.23%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (27.69%) vSphere
3 18 (27.69%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (27.69%) Terminal Services
3 18 (27.69%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Control-M
3 1 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 51 (78.46%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.92%) IBM
3 22 (33.85%) Oracle
4 19 (29.23%) VMware
5 5 (7.69%) Cognos
6 2 (3.08%) SAP
6 2 (3.08%) i2
7 1 (1.54%) Sage
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.54%) Adobe
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) Citrix