The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
England / East of England
Rank 208 237 240
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 35 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 28
Median salary £36,000 £49,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +25.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,200 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £45,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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
5634 6907 7059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.29% 96.75% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 5614 5752
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 12 £43,000 -21.81%
Essex +23 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Bedfordshire +23 6 £48,750 -0.51% 1
Suffolk +18 5 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 East of England region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 20 (28.99%) Windows
3 14 (20.29%) Finance
4 13 (18.84%) Oracle
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.39%) Degree
6 11 (15.94%) Java
6 11 (15.94%) SLA
7 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (14.49%) Web Services
7 10 (14.49%) XML
7 10 (14.49%) Linux
7 10 (14.49%) Firewall
7 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
8 9 (13.04%) Wireless
8 9 (13.04%) Juniper
8 9 (13.04%) Middleware
8 9 (13.04%) CCNP
8 9 (13.04%) Cisco
8 9 (13.04%) IBM
8 9 (13.04%) VoIP
9 8 (11.59%) Unix
9 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.59%) CRM
9 8 (11.59%) Banking
9 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (11.59%) F5
10 7 (10.14%) High Availability
10 7 (10.14%) Software Delivery

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) Documentum
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.45%) Gentran
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Firewall
2 9 (13.04%) VoIP
2 9 (13.04%) Wireless
3 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (8.70%) VPN
5 5 (7.25%) BGP
5 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (7.25%) DWDM
5 5 (7.25%) EIGRP
5 5 (7.25%) HSRP
5 5 (7.25%) HTTP
5 5 (7.25%) Internet
5 5 (7.25%) LAN
5 5 (7.25%) MPLS
5 5 (7.25%) OSPF
5 5 (7.25%) RIP
5 5 (7.25%) SSL
5 5 (7.25%) VRRP
5 5 (7.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.45%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Text Mining
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Web Services
1 10 (14.49%) XML
2 9 (13.04%) Middleware
3 5 (7.25%) .NET
3 5 (7.25%) CSS
3 5 (7.25%) HTML
3 5 (7.25%) JSON
3 5 (7.25%) Rendezvous
3 5 (7.25%) RESTful
3 5 (7.25%) SOAP
3 5 (7.25%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (7.25%) XML Schema
3 5 (7.25%) XSLT
4 1 (1.45%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Handset
4 2 (2.90%) iSeries
4 2 (2.90%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.59%) Unix
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.59%) CRM
2 7 (10.14%) High Availability
2 7 (10.14%) Software Delivery
3 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.70%) Supplier Management
4 5 (7.25%) Capacity Management
4 5 (7.25%) Document Management
4 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.25%) Network Management
4 5 (7.25%) Time Management
5 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.35%) Analytics
6 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.35%) ITIL
6 3 (4.35%) SDLC
7 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.90%) Workflow
8 1 (1.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) C
3 5 (7.25%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.80%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.04%) CCNP
4 2 (2.90%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) HL7
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP NNM
1 5 (7.25%) Kibana
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
1 5 (7.25%) TIBCO Hawk
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) Cisco
3 9 (13.04%) IBM
3 9 (13.04%) Juniper
4 8 (11.59%) F5
5 5 (7.25%) BEA
5 5 (7.25%) HP
5 5 (7.25%) SAP
5 5 (7.25%) TIBCO
5 5 (7.25%) VMware
6 4 (5.80%) CommVault
6 4 (5.80%) OpenText
6 4 (5.80%) Veeam
7 3 (4.35%) BroadSoft
8 1 (1.45%) Kofax
8 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.45%) Symantec
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Interesting work
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