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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 187 222 175
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 8 28 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.46% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.48% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 48
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Support Specialist
South East

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
3898 5794 5555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.10% 95.99% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3002 4730 3802
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -
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 7 December 2016, 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) CentOS
5 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (18.52%) AIX
7 5 (18.52%) EMC
7 5 (18.52%) Citrix
7 5 (18.52%) CISSP
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (18.52%) CRM
7 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (18.52%) Validation
7 5 (18.52%) WSUS
7 5 (18.52%) EMC NetWorker

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 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) InfluxDB
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) French Language
2 3 (11.11%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Velocity
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 2 (7.41%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.93%) CentOS
6 5 (18.52%) AIX
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Release Management
3 5 (18.52%) Validation
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Microservices
6 2 (7.41%) Presales
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) CISSP
2 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) CEH
4 2 (7.41%) GCIA
4 2 (7.41%) GCIH
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (18.52%) Grafana
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
1 5 (18.52%) SCOM
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
2 5 (18.52%) EMC
2 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Google
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