The median annual salary for a Support Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Support Analyst
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 24 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.28% 4.41% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.80% 4.62% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £18,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +86.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. 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
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 141 130 134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 93.38% 95.59% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 110 62
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Belfast

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Support Analyst in Belfast

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Belfast region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) ETL
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (40.00%) High Availability
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (20.00%) Legal
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (15.00%) Mimecast
5 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (15.00%) MCDST
5 3 (15.00%) MCITP
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (40.00%) ETL
2 8 (40.00%) High Availability
2 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) MCDST
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) MCSA
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (15.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (15.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (5.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Apple
2 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
2 3 (15.00%) Reuters
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Dell