The median annual salary for a Support Analyst was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Support Analyst
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 47 89
Rank change year-on-year -26 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 23 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.14% 4.24% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 4.43% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 32
Median salary £31,000 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.81% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,700 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.50% +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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1046 1265 1705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.12% 95.76% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1076 1304
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Support Analyst in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Analyst in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Warrington +5 8 £31,000 +37.77%
Knutsford +3 6 £44,500 +41.26%
Chester +3 2 £26,000 -3.70% 1
Runcorn +3 2 £19,000 -
Northwich -2 1 £32,000 +77.77%
Widnes - 1 £25,500 -
Support Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cheshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.74%) Finance
4 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 20 (37.04%) Windows
5 19 (35.19%) CRM
6 14 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (22.22%) Hyperion
7 12 (22.22%) Cognos
8 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 11 (20.37%) ITIL
9 10 (18.52%) Oracle
9 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
10 9 (16.67%) Project Management
10 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
11 8 (14.81%) Unix
12 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
13 6 (11.11%) Banking
13 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
14 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
14 5 (9.26%) VMware
14 5 (9.26%) Office 365
14 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
15 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.85%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DHCP
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Intranet
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 2 (3.70%) VLAN
3 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.85%) VoIP
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (40.74%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) J2EE
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.85%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) SOAP
2 1 (1.85%) Spring
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) iPad
4 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Linux
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (14.81%) Unix
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) AIX
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.85%) Android
9 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.85%) CentOS
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) CRM
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL
3 9 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.41%) ERP
5 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement
5 4 (7.41%) Service Management
6 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.56%) SDLC
6 3 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) MCSE
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) MCP
2 2 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Ganglia
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (3.70%) Netcool
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.22%) Cognos
2 12 (22.22%) Hyperion
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix
6 3 (5.56%) Sage
7 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
Chester, Cheshire
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