The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Caerphilly region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 5 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 17.65% 15.00% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 15.00% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Support Specialist
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Caerphilly 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
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 30
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

The demand trend of job ads across the Caerphilly region that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Caerphilly region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas