The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 52 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.43% 0.14% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.15% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £57,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
Support Specialist
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
427 664 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 92.62% 94.45% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 361 544 572
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) JMS
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) Jython
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (50.00%) DataPower
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) XPath
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) PKI
3 4 (50.00%) Korn
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
3 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
3 4 (50.00%) HACMP
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) XSD
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JMS
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) WSDL
2 4 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSD
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) COM
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) HACMP
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
1 4 (50.00%) DataPower
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Jython
2 4 (50.00%) Korn
2 4 (50.00%) XPath
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (12.50%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Basingstoke
Blue Fox
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago