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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 98 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.20% - 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -
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
947 1101 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.83% 98.30% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 817 953 699
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (50.00%) German Language

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate