The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 74 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.24% - 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Support Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
771 590 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.56% 94.55% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 605 515 482
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,625 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Coventry

Support Specialist
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft