The median annual salary for a Windows Support Analyst was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Support Analyst
UK
Rank 711 733 682
Rank change year-on-year +22 -51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Analyst 153 218 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 145 201 248
Median salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,800 £57,700
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year - -3.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Analyst in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Analyst in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Analyst over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Analyst in the UK

Windows Support Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +30 148 £29,000 - 17
London +56 94 £30,750 -0.80% 8
South East +52 22 £24,000 -9.43% 7
East of England +36 12 £24,000 -27.81%
Surrey +46 11 £24,000 +23.87% 2
Hertfordshire +28 9 £24,000 -27.81%
Yorkshire -6 9 £25,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -6 9 £25,000 -
Harrogate -10 9 £25,000 -
Watford - 9 £24,000 -
City of London +44 8 £32,500 +1.56% 3
East Midlands +5 8 £33,250 - 1
Hampshire +23 5 £24,000 -36.84% 1
Northampton +19 4 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +16 4 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 4 £29,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +34 3 £32,500 +3.17%
Fareham +8 3 £24,000 +11.62% 1
Redhill - 3 £26,500 - 1
Scotland +25 2 £24,000 -
Farnborough +10 2 £22,000 +18.91%
Edinburgh +7 2 £24,000 -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £22,500 -16.66% 3
North West -12 2 £19,000 -44.11%
Manchester -22 2 £19,000 -46.47%
Bury - 2 £19,000 -
Bedford - 2 £24,500 -
Newbury - 2 £31,250 -
Staines - 2 - -

Windows Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Windows 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 featuring Windows Support Analyst in the job title.

1 308 (100.00%) Windows
2 183 (59.42%) Active Directory
3 150 (48.70%) Windows 7
4 137 (44.48%) Microsoft
5 116 (37.66%) MS Office
6 89 (28.90%) MS Excel
7 78 (25.32%) ITIL
8 75 (24.35%) Windows Server
9 63 (20.45%) MS Exchange
10 56 (18.18%) Law
11 55 (17.86%) SQL
12 54 (17.53%) Finance
13 53 (17.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (15.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 43 (13.96%) iManage
16 40 (12.99%) Legal
17 39 (12.66%) Citrix
18 38 (12.34%) Apple
18 38 (12.34%) Smartphone
19 37 (12.01%) Windows XP
20 36 (11.69%) SQL Server
20 36 (11.69%) Blackberry
20 36 (11.69%) VMware
20 36 (11.69%) Office 365
21 33 (10.71%) TCP/IP
22 32 (10.39%) Linux
22 32 (10.39%) Windows 10
23 30 (9.74%) SCCM
24 26 (8.44%) DHCP
25 25 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 63 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.90%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.92%) IIS
9 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.30%) IBM Domino
9 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.97%) CMS
10 3 (0.97%) JBoss
11 2 (0.65%) TYPO3
11 2 (0.65%) WordPress
12 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.32%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 116 (37.66%) MS Office
2 89 (28.90%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.30%) Acrobat
4 4 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.69%) Office 365
2 7 (2.27%) Mimecast
3 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.30%) Dropbox
5 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 26 (8.44%) DHCP
3 24 (7.79%) DNS
3 24 (7.79%) VoIP
4 21 (6.82%) LAN
5 19 (6.17%) Firewall
5 19 (6.17%) WAN
6 18 (5.84%) SAN
7 14 (4.55%) Wireless
8 11 (3.57%) Skype
9 10 (3.25%) VPN
10 6 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.62%) NAS
12 4 (1.30%) LDAP
13 3 (0.97%) Internet
13 3 (0.97%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.65%) Broadband
14 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.32%) IMAP
15 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.32%) DTS
8 1 (0.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (18.18%) Law
2 54 (17.53%) Finance
3 40 (12.99%) Legal
4 14 (4.55%) Banking
5 7 (2.27%) Back Office
6 3 (0.97%) Marketing
6 3 (0.97%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.65%) Front Office
7 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.27%) XML
2 6 (1.95%) .NET
3 5 (1.62%) Middleware
4 3 (0.97%) Web Services
5 2 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.65%) XMPP
6 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.34%) Smartphone
2 36 (11.69%) Blackberry
3 24 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.82%) iPhone
5 16 (5.19%) BYOD
6 11 (3.57%) iPad
7 10 (3.25%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (2.60%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.95%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.97%) EPoS
11 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.97%) Handset
11 3 (0.97%) NHS
11 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 308 (100.00%) Windows
2 150 (48.70%) Windows 7
3 75 (24.35%) Windows Server
4 53 (17.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (15.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (12.01%) Windows XP
7 32 (10.39%) Linux
7 32 (10.39%) Windows 10
8 19 (6.17%) Android
8 19 (6.17%) Unix
9 15 (4.87%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.92%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.60%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.62%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (25.32%) ITIL
2 19 (6.17%) Service Management
3 18 (5.84%) Workflow
4 15 (4.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (4.22%) Incident Management
6 12 (3.90%) Asset Management
6 12 (3.90%) CRM
6 12 (3.90%) ITIL V3
7 11 (3.57%) Workflow Management
8 10 (3.25%) Problem Management
9 9 (2.92%) Change Management
10 8 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (2.60%) Time Management
11 6 (1.95%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (1.95%) Service Delivery
12 5 (1.62%) B2C
12 5 (1.62%) Data Analysis
12 5 (1.62%) Document Management
12 5 (1.62%) Release Management
12 5 (1.62%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (17.86%) SQL
2 11 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.27%) VB
4 6 (1.95%) C
4 6 (1.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.62%) C#
6 4 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.65%) Java
7 2 (0.65%) Perl
7 2 (0.65%) Python
8 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.25%) MCSE
3 8 (2.60%) MCP
4 6 (1.95%) Degree
4 6 (1.95%) MCITP
4 6 (1.95%) MOS
5 4 (1.30%) IBM Certification
6 3 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) ACTC
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 183 (59.42%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.22%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.90%) vSphere
4 12 (3.90%) XenApp
5 10 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.60%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.60%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.30%) XenServer
8 3 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.32%) Docker
10 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (9.74%) SCCM
2 6 (1.95%) SCOM
3 5 (1.62%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.62%) Opsview
4 4 (1.30%) OpenView
4 4 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.97%) Puppet
5 3 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.97%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.65%) Ansible
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.65%) Salt
7 1 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 137 (44.48%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.96%) iManage
3 39 (12.66%) Citrix
4 38 (12.34%) Apple
5 36 (11.69%) VMware
6 14 (4.55%) Cisco
7 11 (3.57%) Oracle
8 9 (2.92%) HP
8 9 (2.92%) IBM
9 8 (2.60%) WatchGuard
10 5 (1.62%) Adobe
10 5 (1.62%) Mitel
10 5 (1.62%) Samsung
10 5 (1.62%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.62%) Splunk
10 5 (1.62%) Sybase
11 4 (1.30%) EMC
11 4 (1.30%) Isilon
11 4 (1.30%) NetApp
12 3 (0.97%) AppSense
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