The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 180 188 167
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 15 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.41% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.24% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 15
Average salary £44,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.68% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £29,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -
Support Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 3726 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.80% 94.59% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2909 3243 2838
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Farnborough -6 7 £43,500 -8.42%
Basingstoke - 4 £44,000 -
Winchester -23 1 £27,500 -12.69%
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) SAN
5 12 (44.44%) vSphere
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (40.74%) EMC
6 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
7 10 (37.04%) Finance
7 10 (37.04%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (25.93%) Internet
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
10 6 (22.22%) UNIX
10 6 (22.22%) AIX
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
11 5 (18.52%) Middleware
11 5 (18.52%) SLA

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.70%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
2 10 (37.04%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.81%) SNMP
5 3 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (11.11%) SSL
5 3 (11.11%) LDAP
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) FTP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) JMS
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (14.81%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) XSD
3 3 (11.11%) XSLT
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) RESTful
3 3 (11.11%) WSDL
3 3 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) HACMP
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) PKI
1 3 (11.11%) DataPower
1 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (22.22%) AIX
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Jython
3 3 (11.11%) Korn
3 3 (11.11%) XPath
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) MCSA
1 4 (14.81%) CCA
1 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) vSphere
2 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (14.81%) XenApp
6 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
1 4 (14.81%) WMI
2 3 (11.11%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) EMC
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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