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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Specialist
UK / England
Rank 798 909 880
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 37 24 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.025% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.026% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 56
Median salary £35,500 £47,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +33.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,350 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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
South East +48 11 £45,000 -2.70% 3
London +77 10 £36,500 -36.52% 1
Yorkshire +26 5 £32,500 +44.44%
East of England +22 4 £34,250 -27.89%
North West -10 2 £60,000 +33.33%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
North East - 1 £21,500 -
South West - 1 £60,350 -
Technical Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
4 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 17 (26.98%) Linux
6 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 13 (20.63%) Unix
8 12 (19.05%) C#
8 12 (19.05%) Degree
9 10 (15.87%) DNS
10 9 (14.29%) Mac OS X
11 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (12.70%) VMware
11 8 (12.70%) DHCP
11 8 (12.70%) MS Office
11 8 (12.70%) Windows 8
11 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (11.11%) Coaching
12 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (11.11%) Mac OS
12 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (11.11%) IIS
12 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 7 (11.11%) Internet
13 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
13 6 (9.52%) VoIP
13 6 (9.52%) MS Excel

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 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Office
2 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.59%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) DNS
2 8 (12.70%) DHCP
3 7 (11.11%) Internet
4 6 (9.52%) VoIP
5 5 (7.94%) HTTP
6 4 (6.35%) Firewall
6 4 (6.35%) FTP
6 4 (6.35%) SMTP
7 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.76%) Skype
7 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.59%) H.323
8 1 (1.59%) LAN
8 1 (1.59%) VPN
8 1 (1.59%) WAN
8 1 (1.59%) WebEx
8 1 (1.59%) WinSCP
8 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.17%) DB2
4 2 (3.17%) Informix
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.59%) MS Access
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) French Language
3 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.59%) J2EE
4 1 (1.59%) Spring
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Equities
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.98%) Linux
4 13 (20.63%) Unix
5 9 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 8 (12.70%) Windows 8
6 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.11%) Mac OS
7 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (7.94%) Android
9 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
10 4 (6.35%) AIX
10 4 (6.35%) NetWare
11 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.17%) HPUX
12 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.59%) Solaris
13 1 (1.59%) SUSE
13 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.11%) Coaching
2 6 (9.52%) Time Management
3 4 (6.35%) Analytics
3 4 (6.35%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.35%) ITIL
3 4 (6.35%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.35%) Product Management
3 4 (6.35%) Release Management
3 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.76%) Informatics
4 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) C#
3 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.94%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.35%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 4 (6.35%) CCNA
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.35%) CISSP
4 4 (6.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (6.35%) MCP
4 4 (6.35%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (6.35%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (4.76%) HNC
5 3 (4.76%) HND
5 3 (4.76%) MCDST
6 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) MCITP
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
7 1 (1.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCVMM
2 3 (4.76%) PaperCut
2 3 (4.76%) SafeCom
2 3 (4.76%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) Ganglia
3 2 (3.17%) Netcool
4 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Apple
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) Avaya
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 4 (6.35%) Northgate
4 4 (6.35%) Sophos
5 3 (4.76%) Adobe
5 3 (4.76%) Equitrac
5 3 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.17%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.17%) arcserve
6 2 (3.17%) CommVault
6 2 (3.17%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) iManage
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) Veritas
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