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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 130 145 146
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 4 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.54% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.55% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 8
Median salary £63,750 £37,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% +53.06%
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.66%
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
1954 2354 2559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.11% 97.39% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1922 2097
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 25 June 2016.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Presales
3 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (31.25%) Arabic Language
3 5 (31.25%) Russian Language
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Document Management
3 5 (31.25%) Android
3 5 (31.25%) Product Management
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) User Experience

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 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 5 (31.25%) Arabic Language
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
1 5 (31.25%) Russian Language
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Document Management
1 5 (31.25%) Presales
1 5 (31.25%) Product Management
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
1 5 (31.25%) C++
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) Siebel
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco