The median annual salary for a Support Analyst was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 28 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 48 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 27 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 6.08% 2.41% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 2.44% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 8
Median salary £23,500 £25,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +12.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £20,700 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,300 £26,900
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 Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 429 450 576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.62% 98.68% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1498 2401
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Lancashire

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Support Analyst in Lancashire

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Salary histogram for Support Analyst in Lancashire

Support Analyst
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Preston +4 14 £40,000 +90.47% 1
Chorley +6 7 £23,500 - 1
Rossendale - 3 £22,500 -
Burnley -8 1 £22,500 +4.65% 1
Nelson - 1 £41,533 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 - - 1
Support Analyst
North West

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

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

1 38 (70.37%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) Oracle
3 18 (33.33%) ITIL
4 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
4 16 (29.63%) Software Deployment
5 15 (27.78%) iSeries
5 15 (27.78%) IBM
5 15 (27.78%) ERP
5 15 (27.78%) DB2
5 15 (27.78%) RPG
6 13 (24.07%) SDLC
7 12 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 12 (22.22%) AS400
7 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.96%) Windows
10 7 (12.96%) Cisco
10 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (11.11%) Firewall
11 6 (11.11%) VMware
11 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (11.11%) LAN
11 6 (11.11%) WAN
11 6 (11.11%) Solaris
11 6 (11.11%) Unix
11 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
11 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Firewall
1 6 (11.11%) LAN
1 6 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (1.85%) DHCP
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) DB2
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) iSeries
2 12 (22.22%) AS400
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) EPoS
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Solaris
2 6 (11.11%) Unix
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 16 (29.63%) Software Deployment
3 15 (27.78%) ERP
4 13 (24.07%) SDLC
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 12 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Logistics
8 2 (3.70%) Service Management
9 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.85%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Oracle
2 15 (27.78%) IBM
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) VMware
6 5 (9.26%) Veeam
7 4 (7.41%) Avaya
8 1 (1.85%) SAP
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