The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
South East / Berkshire
Rank 176 220 190
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 11 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.23% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 23
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3514 5051 5071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.54% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4113 3650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Berkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Slough - 3 £37,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £46,250 -
Bracknell - 1 £37,000 - 1
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Support Specialist 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 Berkshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) CISSP
5 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
5 7 (41.18%) Grafana
5 7 (41.18%) CentOS
5 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) MS Office
7 5 (29.41%) German Language
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) CEH
8 4 (23.53%) GCIA
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) Analytics
8 4 (23.53%) Microservices
8 4 (23.53%) Cyber Intelligence
9 3 (17.65%) InfluxDB
9 3 (17.65%) French Language
9 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 3 (17.65%) Validation
9 3 (17.65%) VMware

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) InfluxDB
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 5 (29.41%) German Language
2 3 (17.65%) French Language
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) Velocity
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Biometrics
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Cyber Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Microservices
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CEH
2 4 (23.53%) GCIA
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) GCIH
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Grafana
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Sun
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Kronos
Posted: 5 days ago