The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 239 223 231
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 24 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 18
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £24,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7185 7650 7291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 6395 6249
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the East of England

Support Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridgeshire +17 11 £38,500 -6.09%
Hertfordshire -6 11 £37,500 +28.20% 1
Bedfordshire -8 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Suffolk - 1 £43,000 -
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Finance
4 15 (28.30%) XML
4 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
5 14 (26.42%) XSL
5 14 (26.42%) XSLT
5 14 (26.42%) Windows
5 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (24.53%) Oracle
6 13 (24.53%) VMware
7 12 (22.64%) Banking
7 12 (22.64%) Degree
7 12 (22.64%) OO
8 11 (20.75%) JMS
9 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
9 10 (18.87%) ITIL
10 9 (16.98%) C#
10 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
10 9 (16.98%) LAN
10 9 (16.98%) WAN
10 9 (16.98%) SLA
10 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.09%) REST
11 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.09%) AMQP
11 8 (15.09%) WebLogic

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (15.09%) WebLogic
1 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.89%) Lync
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Agresso
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.89%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) LAN
1 9 (16.98%) WAN
2 8 (15.09%) AMQP
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) CTI
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.89%) PBX
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
4 1 (1.89%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Automotive
5 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) XML
2 14 (26.42%) XSL
2 14 (26.42%) XSLT
3 11 (20.75%) JMS
4 8 (15.09%) REST
5 6 (11.32%) JSP
5 6 (11.32%) Struts
5 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
5 6 (11.32%) Spring
5 6 (11.32%) JSF
5 6 (11.32%) Java EE
6 4 (7.55%) Web Services
6 4 (7.55%) HTML
7 3 (5.66%) J2EE
7 3 (5.66%) CSS
7 3 (5.66%) CSS3
7 3 (5.66%) HTML5
8 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) AS400
3 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.89%) iSeries
3 1 (1.89%) LPAR
3 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) HPUX
2 3 (5.66%) Solaris
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (22.64%) OO
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.55%) ERP
7 3 (5.66%) SOA
7 3 (5.66%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.77%) Line Management
8 2 (3.77%) CRM
8 2 (3.77%) Migration
8 2 (3.77%) Content Management
9 1 (1.89%) Document Management
9 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Java
3 9 (16.98%) C#
3 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
4 6 (11.32%) C
5 5 (9.43%) Groovy
5 5 (9.43%) C++
6 2 (3.77%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) BEA
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) CODA
5 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.89%) Sage
5 1 (1.89%) Northgate
5 1 (1.89%) Polycom
5 1 (1.89%) VocaLink
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago