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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 161 189 170
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.026% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.027% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Average salary £33,250 £40,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.90% +44.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3501 3712 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.50% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2878 3060 2557
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Support Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 9 £34,000 -
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £32,500 -19.75% 2
Leicestershire - 1 - - 2
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) UNIX
3 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) Data Migration
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) Perl
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) SCCM
9 2 (8.70%) Remedy
9 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
9 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.70%) VBScript
9 2 (8.70%) VB
9 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
9 2 (8.70%) WSUS

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) InDesign
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
6 1 (4.35%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
1 8 (34.78%) Data Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) EAM
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 2 (8.70%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Legato
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) hybris
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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