Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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

Support Analyst
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 43 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.47% 1.74% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.85% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Bolton median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £19,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +42.86% -14.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £18,525
90th Percentile £36,750 £32,750 £20,175
Manchester median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bolton
Permanent vacancies in Bolton with a recognized job title 133 271 162
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.79% 94.43% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 232 155
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings that featured Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Bolton

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Support Analyst in Bolton

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bolton region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) VMware