The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 39 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.19% - 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Support Specialist
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
165 70 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.21% 97.22% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 140 65 96
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Abingdon

Support Specialist
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Computing

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL