The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 370 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 97.30% 94.63% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 186 212 137
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Specialist
Cheshire

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Chester

Support Specialist
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle