The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Technical Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Specialist
Rank 853 894 912
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 43 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.034% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.036% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 25
Median salary £30,000 £23,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -38.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,475 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -27.27%
Technical Support Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Support Specialist Salary Trend in England

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Technical Support Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Technical Support Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South East +62 27 £45,707 +38.50% 2
London +7 9 £49,000 +139.31% 1
West Midlands -10 5 £27,500 +23.59%
South West +1 2 £27,500 -24.13%
Technical Support Specialist
UK

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Technical 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 England region featuring Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

1 37 (57.81%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 16 (25.00%) Linux
3 16 (25.00%) ITIL
4 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (20.31%) Degree
5 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.31%) Unix
6 11 (17.19%) Oracle
7 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.63%) Release Management
7 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
8 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
8 9 (14.06%) EMC
8 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
8 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (14.06%) Firewall
9 8 (12.50%) VMware
9 8 (12.50%) HP
9 8 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (12.50%) VBScript
9 8 (12.50%) Java
9 8 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
10 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
11 6 (9.38%) Finance
11 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
11 6 (9.38%) MS Office

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) Jetty
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
3 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.56%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Firewall
2 6 (9.38%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.69%) DHCP
4 3 (4.69%) MPLS
4 3 (4.69%) NAS
4 3 (4.69%) SAN
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.13%) IPsec
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (1.56%) DMZ
6 1 (1.56%) Frame Relay
6 1 (1.56%) GSM
6 1 (1.56%) HTTP
6 1 (1.56%) ISDN
6 1 (1.56%) PSTN
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.69%) Data Mart
2 2 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Front Office
3 3 (4.69%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) French Language
4 2 (3.13%) German Language
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Middleware
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) Murex MxML
2 3 (4.69%) XML
3 2 (3.13%) HTML5
3 2 (3.13%) SAML
3 2 (3.13%) Servlets
3 2 (3.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
4 1 (1.56%) Flash
4 1 (1.56%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.56%) J2EE
4 1 (1.56%) JSP
4 1 (1.56%) OAuth
4 1 (1.56%) OpenID
4 1 (1.56%) RESTful
4 1 (1.56%) SonicMQ
4 1 (1.56%) Spring
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.69%) Derivative
4 3 (4.69%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.13%) PMI
5 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.56%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (57.81%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Linux
3 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.31%) Unix
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.38%) Android
7 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.81%) Solaris
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.69%) AIX
11 2 (3.13%) HPUX
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.56%) CentOS
12 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Release Management
3 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (6.25%) Data Management
5 4 (6.25%) Migration
5 4 (6.25%) Service Management
5 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.69%) Change Control
6 3 (4.69%) Coaching
6 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) DevOps
6 3 (4.69%) ERP
6 3 (4.69%) Network Management
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.13%) High Availability
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.50%) Java
3 8 (12.50%) VBScript
4 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.25%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) Perl
5 2 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) Korn
6 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CCNA
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) MCSE
3 2 (3.13%) MCTS
3 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) MCITP
4 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) Shibboleth
4 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) KVM
5 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Control-M
1 3 (4.69%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.13%) Legato
2 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.13%) OpenView
2 2 (3.13%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.56%) Ansible
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.06%) EMC
4 8 (12.50%) HP
4 8 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (12.50%) VMware
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
6 5 (7.81%) NetApp
6 5 (7.81%) Sybase
7 4 (6.25%) Juniper
7 4 (6.25%) Veeam
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 3 (4.69%) IBM
8 3 (4.69%) Murex
8 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.69%) SevOne
8 3 (4.69%) Veritas
9 2 (3.13%) arcserve
9 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.13%) Hitachi
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