The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 931 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.37% 95.49% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 779 813 920
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Specialist
South West

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Specialist
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware