The median annual salary for a Support Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Analyst
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 9 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.38% 4.22% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 4.55% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 48
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.17% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.63% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 631 858 1130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.48% 92.86% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 465 711 855
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Support Analyst in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +3 3 £26,500 -11.66%
Luton -6 2 - - 1
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) SLA
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) System Testing
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) QA
5 4 (14.81%) Selenium
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
1 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) Power BI
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) System Testing
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
2 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
2 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
2 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) BCP
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) ERP
4 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Capita
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + share option scheme + benefits
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