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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Specialist
Rank 857 903 929
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 35 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.034% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 31
Median salary £45,000 £23,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -45.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £20,475 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.24%
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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 £70,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +56 27 £46,414 +47.34%
London +33 6 £40,000 +95.36% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £24,250 +11.49%
South West +1 1 £27,500 -24.13% 1
Technical Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 19 (31.67%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (25.00%) Unix
6 13 (21.67%) ITIL
6 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
7 11 (18.33%) Oracle
7 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (16.67%) Degree
8 10 (16.67%) HP
8 10 (16.67%) VMware
9 8 (13.33%) Finance
9 8 (13.33%) EMC
9 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
10 7 (11.67%) Cisco
10 7 (11.67%) DNS
10 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
10 7 (11.67%) Java
10 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (11.67%) Firewall
11 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (10.00%) Veeam
11 6 (10.00%) Data Management
12 5 (8.33%) SWIFT

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 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) Jetty
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) DNS
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) SAN
3 4 (6.67%) DHCP
3 4 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (6.67%) NAS
4 3 (5.00%) MPLS
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.33%) IPsec
5 2 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.67%) GSM
6 1 (1.67%) HTTP
6 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.67%) ISDN
6 1 (1.67%) PSTN
6 1 (1.67%) SSL
6 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) VSAT
6 1 (1.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Back Office
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
2 3 (5.00%) Front Office
3 2 (3.33%) French Language
3 2 (3.33%) German Language
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (3.33%) HTML5
3 2 (3.33%) SAML
3 2 (3.33%) Servlets
3 2 (3.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.67%) Flash
4 1 (1.67%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.67%) J2EE
4 1 (1.67%) JSP
4 1 (1.67%) Murex MxML
4 1 (1.67%) OAuth
4 1 (1.67%) OpenID
4 1 (1.67%) RESTful
4 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) SWIFT
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) PMI
4 2 (3.33%) Contract for Difference
4 2 (3.33%) Equities
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Informatics
5 1 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Unix
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.67%) Android
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.00%) AIX
9 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (5.00%) Solaris
10 2 (3.33%) HPUX
10 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.67%) CentOS
11 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) Data Management
3 5 (8.33%) ERP
4 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.67%) CRM
4 4 (6.67%) Release Management
4 4 (6.67%) Service Management
4 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.00%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Network Management
5 3 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.33%) High Availability
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.33%) Presales
6 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.67%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.33%) VBScript
5 3 (5.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) CCNA
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) MCSE
3 2 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) Shibboleth
4 2 (3.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) KVM
5 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.00%) Legato
3 3 (5.00%) OpenView
3 3 (5.00%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.33%) Simpana
5 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.67%) Ansible
5 1 (1.67%) Control-M
5 1 (1.67%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.67%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) SCOM
5 1 (1.67%) SCSM
5 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle
2 10 (16.67%) HP
2 10 (16.67%) VMware
3 8 (13.33%) EMC
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) Veeam
6 5 (8.33%) Juniper
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
6 5 (8.33%) Veritas
7 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (6.67%) Symantec
8 3 (5.00%) arcserve
8 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix
8 3 (5.00%) Dell
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) SevOne
9 2 (3.33%) Sybase
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