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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 84 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.33% 0.28% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £22,500 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £39,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.04%
Support Specialist
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
895 700 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.90% 97.36% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 777 558 712
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Brighton

Support Specialist
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Documentum
3 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) FileNet
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Vignette

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Documentum
1 1 (33.33%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) Vignette