The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 296 297 286
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 14 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 25
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £34,643 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
Support Specialist
London

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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 30 January 2015.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Finance
3 19 (38.00%) Banking
4 15 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
6 11 (22.00%) Oracle
7 10 (20.00%) UNIX
8 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
9 8 (16.00%) Citrix
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (14.00%) Middleware
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.00%) IBM Notes
11 6 (12.00%) Lotus
11 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
12 5 (10.00%) SWIFT
12 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
12 5 (10.00%) VMware
12 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (10.00%) SAN
12 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
12 5 (10.00%) VPN
12 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
12 5 (10.00%) .NET
12 5 (10.00%) Java

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (12.00%) IBM Notes
4 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
1 5 (10.00%) VPN
2 4 (8.00%) 3G
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) LAN
3 3 (6.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.00%) VLAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Introscope
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Middleware
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) SWIFT
1 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.00%) iPhone
2 4 (8.00%) iPad
3 2 (4.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.00%) Blog
4 1 (2.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Tandem
4 1 (2.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) UNIX
3 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL
4 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.00%) Analytics
5 1 (2.00%) E-Discovery
5 1 (2.00%) Time Management
5 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) MVC
5 1 (2.00%) Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) Korn
4 2 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) VB6
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CCEE
2 1 (2.00%) CCIA
2 1 (2.00%) CCA
2 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.00%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Citrix
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.00%) Lotus
5 5 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (6.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) Calypso
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco
7 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 2 (4.00%) Mitel
8 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.00%) BT
8 1 (2.00%) AppSense
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas
City of London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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