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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 230 287 315
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 26 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 40
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,625 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.66%
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
6027 9788 12422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.74% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 8393 10481
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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 City of London region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 32 (65.31%) Finance
3 29 (59.18%) Linux
4 28 (57.14%) Unix
5 18 (36.73%) Fixed Income
6 16 (32.65%) FIX Protocol
7 15 (30.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (24.49%) Windows
8 12 (24.49%) Equities
8 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
9 11 (22.45%) Banking
10 10 (20.41%) Bloomberg
11 8 (16.33%) Front Office
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.33%) Perl
11 8 (16.33%) Derivative
12 7 (14.29%) ITIL
12 7 (14.29%) Back Office
13 6 (12.24%) Murex
13 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
14 5 (10.20%) Fintech
14 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
14 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (10.20%) Python
14 5 (10.20%) Java
14 5 (10.20%) Financial Institution
15 4 (8.16%) Oracle
15 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
15 4 (8.16%) Hedge funds
15 4 (8.16%) SWIFT

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 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Summit
2 2 (4.08%) Adaptiv
3 1 (2.04%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) KDB
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 8 (16.33%) Front Office
4 7 (14.29%) Back Office
5 5 (10.20%) Financial Institution
6 3 (6.12%) French Language
6 3 (6.12%) German Language
6 3 (6.12%) Marketing
6 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
7 2 (4.08%) Advertising
8 1 (2.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.08%) MDX
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) SonicMQ
3 1 (2.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Fixed Income
2 15 (30.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (24.49%) Equities
4 8 (16.33%) Derivative
5 5 (10.20%) Fintech
6 4 (8.16%) Eurex
6 4 (8.16%) Hedge funds
6 4 (8.16%) Market Risk
6 4 (8.16%) SWIFT
7 3 (6.12%) Device Driver
7 3 (6.12%) Graphic Design
7 3 (6.12%) iPhone
8 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
8 2 (4.08%) PMI
9 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.04%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
9 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Linux
2 28 (57.14%) Unix
3 12 (24.49%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.16%) Release Management
5 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.12%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (4.08%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (4.08%) Coaching
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.08%) Network Management
6 2 (4.08%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.08%) Proprietary Trading
6 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.04%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
3 8 (16.33%) Perl
4 5 (10.20%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) R
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Cronacle
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Control-M
2 2 (4.08%) EnCase
2 2 (4.08%) FTK
2 2 (4.08%) OpenView
2 2 (4.08%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Bloomberg
2 6 (12.24%) Murex
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Apple
5 2 (4.08%) Calypso
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) SunGard
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.04%) MarketAxess
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Tradeweb
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