The median annual salary for a Support Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 19 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.52% 3.95% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 4.03% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 11
Median salary £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.25% +7.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £35,000
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 Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 526 471 545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.41% 97.92% 99.45%
Number of salaries quoted 435 407 402
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Watford

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Support Analyst in Watford

Support Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Watford over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Analyst in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Watford region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
7 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
8 7 (20.59%) Magento
8 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
8 7 (20.59%) JDBC
8 7 (20.59%) Unix
8 7 (20.59%) Solaris
8 7 (20.59%) Java
8 7 (20.59%) Perl
8 7 (20.59%) PHP
8 7 (20.59%) MySQL
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle
8 7 (20.59%) FTP
8 7 (20.59%) Legal
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (17.65%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) Office 365
9 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (14.71%) Network Management
10 5 (14.71%) Google

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Magento
2 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) FTP
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) PBX
5 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.88%) Skype
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 7 (20.59%) Legal
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) JDBC
2 2 (5.88%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) iPhone
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 7 (20.59%) Solaris
5 7 (20.59%) Unix
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
9 3 (8.82%) Android
9 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
10 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
3 5 (14.71%) Network Management
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.82%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (8.82%) Data Security
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) ERP
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITSM
5 2 (5.88%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
2 7 (20.59%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) Perl
2 7 (20.59%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Google
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Siebel