The median annual salary for a IT Support Analyst was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 130 155 128
Rank change year-on-year +25 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 8 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.27% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 22
Median salary £26,000 £27,328 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.85% +22.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £17,300 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,354
% change year-on-year - +2.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2227 2780 2960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1808 1834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Analyst in Scotland

IT Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IT Support Analyst in Scotland

IT Support Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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
Edinburgh +1 6 £27,250 +17.20% 1
West Lothian - 2 £21,000 -
IT Support Analyst
UK

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT 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 Scotland region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Windows
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) MS Office
5 11 (47.83%) VPN
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
7 8 (34.78%) SCCM
8 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 5 (21.74%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (17.39%) Skype
10 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
10 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
10 4 (17.39%) DameWare
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
10 4 (17.39%) DHCP
10 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
10 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 3 (13.04%) DNS
11 3 (13.04%) VMware

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (13.04%) Fishtalk
1 3 (13.04%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) VPN
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) Skype
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) ADSL
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
1 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.04%) Android
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Compliance Management
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VBA
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) DameWare
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) iManage
3 2 (8.70%) Interwoven
3 2 (8.70%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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