The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
London / City of London
Rank 199 240 292
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 24 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 27
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £51,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4840 6482 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.43% 95.75% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4432 5784 8546
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 32 (72.73%) Finance
2 20 (45.45%) ITIL
3 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
4 16 (36.36%) VBScript
4 16 (36.36%) Siebel
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
4 16 (36.36%) QA
4 16 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (36.36%) SDLC
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
6 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) Windows
9 10 (22.73%) MS Office
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Degree
11 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
12 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
12 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle
13 5 (11.36%) Perl
13 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
13 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (9.09%) Office 365
14 4 (9.09%) Windows 10

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Converged Networks
1 1 (2.27%) DMZ
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
1 1 (2.27%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 32 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Derivative
5 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.27%) Equities
6 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.82%) Unix
8 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 16 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (36.36%) SDLC
2 16 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.82%) Collateral Management
3 3 (6.82%) DevOps
3 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.82%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Contract Management
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (4.55%) Project Management
4 2 (4.55%) Release Management
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) Wealth Management
4 2 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 16 (36.36%) VBScript
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Siebel
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) iManage
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Informatica
5 2 (4.55%) Murex
5 2 (4.55%) Sybase
6 1 (2.27%) AppSense
6 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) CommVault
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.27%) Mitel
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-70,000 (Depending on skill set of candidate)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago