The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 111 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 22 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.04% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,400 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2031 1835 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.21% 95.08% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1504 1496
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gerrards Cross - 4 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes -9 3 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Marlow - 3 £20,500 -
Aylesbury - 2 £29,224 -
Amersham - 1 £32,000 -
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (35.71%) Agresso
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Time Management
5 5 (17.86%) Logistics
5 5 (17.86%) Advertising
5 5 (17.86%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
8 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
8 2 (7.14%) Apple
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (7.14%) HP
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.14%) Linux
8 2 (7.14%) MCSE
8 2 (7.14%) MCSA
8 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.14%) VBScript
8 2 (7.14%) CCNP
8 2 (7.14%) .NET
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
8 2 (7.14%) VoIP

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Agresso
2 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Time Management
3 5 (17.86%) Logistics
3 5 (17.86%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) MCSA
1 2 (7.14%) CCNP
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) CCVP
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.57%) CCA
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCEA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Dell
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Polycom
2 2 (7.14%) Tandberg
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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