The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 106 118 135
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 15 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.93% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +39.70%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Support Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1580 1922 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.59% 96.39% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1650 1972
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +24 15 £35,000 -26.31%
Support Specialist
East of England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) HTTP
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) VBScript
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Life Science
8 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 1 (6.25%) Workflow
9 1 (6.25%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
9 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) DSL
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Text Mining
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) VBScript
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Nortel
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec