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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 12 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.59% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 5
Median salary £43,000 £53,100 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.02% +86.31%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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
1950 2202 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.63% 96.92% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1836 1611
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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
Hemel Hempstead +4 5 £35,500 -39.83%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £52,500 -
Watford -3 2 £18,000 -70.00%
Borehamwood - 1 £38,500 -
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Support Specialist
East of England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) SCCM
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) Veeam
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) CommVault
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) iSeries
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) MCSE
6 1 (5.88%) MCSA
6 1 (5.88%) NHS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Middleware
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Advertising
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow

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 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) High Availability
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) SOA
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
2 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) CommVault
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow