The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 23 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 3.70% 11.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 11.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Support Specialist
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent 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
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 53 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 98.15% 100.00% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 37
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Support Specialist
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) VMware