The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Specialist
Rank 817 845 829
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 52 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.042% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.044% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 23
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £22,700 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £31,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -14.86%
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 6 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
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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
London +28 30 £20,475 -51.82%
South East +10 9 £27,000 +1.88% 3
East of England +20 4 £35,000 -
South West -5 4 £36,250 +31.81%
Yorkshire +6 2 £25,000 -47.36%
North West +4 2 £50,000 +50.37%
East Midlands - 1 £25,500 -
Technical Support Specialist
UK

Technical Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Specialist in their job title.

1 67 (70.53%) Windows
2 45 (47.37%) VPN
3 39 (41.05%) Apple
4 38 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 28 (29.47%) Telecoms
7 27 (28.42%) Blackberry
7 27 (28.42%) Android
8 19 (20.00%) Finance
9 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
10 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
10 16 (16.84%) SQL
11 15 (15.79%) Degree
12 14 (14.74%) Broadband
13 13 (13.68%) MS Office
13 13 (13.68%) Firewall
14 12 (12.63%) Project Management
14 12 (12.63%) Cisco
14 12 (12.63%) ITIL
14 12 (12.63%) LAN
14 12 (12.63%) WAN
14 12 (12.63%) Retail
15 11 (11.58%) VoIP
15 11 (11.58%) Java
15 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (11.58%) VMware
16 10 (10.53%) Internet
16 10 (10.53%) Oracle
16 10 (10.53%) UNIX

Technical Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.37%) IIS
1 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.16%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) Lync
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.05%) Drupal
5 1 (1.05%) FileNet
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Office
2 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.05%) InDesign
3 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (47.37%) VPN
2 14 (14.74%) Broadband
3 13 (13.68%) Firewall
4 12 (12.63%) LAN
4 12 (12.63%) WAN
5 11 (11.58%) VoIP
6 10 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (10.53%) Internet
6 10 (10.53%) VLAN
7 7 (7.37%) DNS
8 4 (4.21%) SAN
9 2 (2.11%) DMZ
9 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.05%) PABX
10 1 (1.05%) CTI
10 1 (1.05%) SSL
10 1 (1.05%) 3G
10 1 (1.05%) Telnet
10 1 (1.05%) SSH
10 1 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.05%) MS Access
2 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) Xcode
General
1 28 (29.47%) Telecoms
2 19 (20.00%) Finance
3 12 (12.63%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 3 (3.16%) French Language
4 3 (3.16%) German Language
5 2 (2.11%) Korean Language
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) XML
2 6 (6.32%) HTML
3 4 (4.21%) .NET
4 2 (2.11%) CSS
4 2 (2.11%) JSP
4 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.11%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.05%) J2EE
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.05%) ODBC
5 1 (1.05%) WSDL
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.05%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.42%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.47%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.47%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (8.42%) EPoS
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.16%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.16%) Replication
6 3 (3.16%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.05%) Open Source
7 1 (1.05%) iPad
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.05%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 67 (70.53%) Windows
2 38 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 27 (28.42%) Android
4 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
5 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (10.53%) UNIX
8 8 (8.42%) Linux
9 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (4.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.16%) SUSE
11 3 (3.16%) AIX
11 3 (3.16%) HPUX
11 3 (3.16%) Solaris
12 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.63%) Project Management
1 12 (12.63%) ITIL
2 9 (9.47%) Time Management
3 5 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.11%) ERP
5 2 (2.11%) CRM
6 1 (1.05%) People Management
6 1 (1.05%) Image Processing
6 1 (1.05%) Product Management
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.05%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.05%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.05%) B2B
6 1 (1.05%) B2C
6 1 (1.05%) Service Management
6 1 (1.05%) Quality Management
6 1 (1.05%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 11 (11.58%) Java
3 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.16%) VBScript
5 2 (2.11%) C#
5 2 (2.11%) Python
5 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.11%) Google Apps Script
5 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.05%) C
6 1 (1.05%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) VB
6 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.37%) CCNP
3 7 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (7.37%) VCP5
4 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.11%) CCNA
5 2 (2.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.05%) MCP
6 1 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (41.05%) Apple
2 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.63%) Cisco
4 11 (11.58%) VMware
5 10 (10.53%) Oracle
6 8 (8.42%) Avaya
7 5 (5.26%) EMC
7 5 (5.26%) Citrix
8 4 (4.21%) IBM
9 3 (3.16%) Sun
9 3 (3.16%) Hitachi
9 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.16%) Symantec
10 2 (2.11%) Google
10 2 (2.11%) hybris
11 1 (1.05%) Blue Prism
11 1 (1.05%) Kofax
11 1 (1.05%) Alias
11 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.05%) Bloomberg
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