The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 41 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.27% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.78% -1.33%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 304 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.58% 95.30% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 212 225 341
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Specialist
Scotland

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Specialist in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Aberdeen region.

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Support Specialist
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Support Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree