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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 220 248 232
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 26 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.35% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.36% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 41
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,150 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
6144 7136 7693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 96.19% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5244 6003 6328
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedfordshire - 14 £32,500 - 5
Hertfordshire +15 6 £60,000 +79.10% 2
Suffolk +1 3 - -
Essex +10 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -3 1 - -
Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 East of England region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) SLA
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.42%) Degree
5 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
6 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.79%) Cisco
6 6 (15.79%) Firewall
6 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
7 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) CCNP
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (13.16%) Windows
7 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
7 5 (13.16%) MS Office
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle
7 5 (13.16%) C
7 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.16%) Office 365
8 4 (10.53%) F5
8 4 (10.53%) HSRP
8 4 (10.53%) RIP
8 4 (10.53%) Juniper
8 4 (10.53%) EIGRP

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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Gentran
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Yammer
3 2 (5.26%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
2 4 (10.53%) HSRP
2 4 (10.53%) OSPF
2 4 (10.53%) RIP
3 3 (7.89%) BGP
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.89%) DWDM
3 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
3 3 (7.89%) MPLS
3 3 (7.89%) Skype
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
3 3 (7.89%) VoIP
3 3 (7.89%) VPN
3 3 (7.89%) VRRP
3 3 (7.89%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Middleware
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) Java EE
3 1 (2.63%) JSF
3 1 (2.63%) JSP
3 1 (2.63%) LAMP
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Struts
3 1 (2.63%) XSL
3 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) AS400
2 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Life Science
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) HPUX
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
3 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
4 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) Line Management
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.26%) ITSM
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.26%) Network Management
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C
3 3 (7.89%) COBOL
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) RPG
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) CCNP
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.63%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) F5
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Juniper
5 3 (7.89%) Siebel
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) Clearswift
6 2 (5.26%) Nokia
6 2 (5.26%) Proofpoint
6 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) IFS
7 1 (2.63%) Kofax
7 1 (2.63%) Nortel
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
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