The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 133 150 149
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.26% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.27% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £55,000 £38,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% -10.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £29,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
Support Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2091 2242 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.22% 96.60% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1829 1986
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £59,000 -
Support Specialist
East of England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) C
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (35.00%) Product Management
6 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (35.00%) Presales
6 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (35.00%) Arabic Language
6 7 (35.00%) Russian Language
6 7 (35.00%) Android
6 7 (35.00%) Banking
6 7 (35.00%) Retail
6 7 (35.00%) Document Management
6 7 (35.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) Perl
6 7 (35.00%) PHP
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 4 (20.00%) User Experience
8 4 (20.00%) Change Management
8 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (15.00%) JBoss
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Informix
General
1 7 (35.00%) Arabic Language
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
1 7 (35.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience
4 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Android
3 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.00%) AIX
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Debian
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Document Management
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Presales
1 7 (35.00%) Product Management
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Siebel
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £60-70k+
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: Yesterday