The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 28 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 173 144 144
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.039% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.041% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3576 2424 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.43% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1852 1956
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Specialist
West Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Leeds

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) IVR
4 4 (36.36%) Avaya
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) JSP
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Nortel
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
7 1 (9.09%) Flash
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) CA
7 1 (9.09%) CTI
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) CTI
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) Flash
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) JDBC
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
2 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) CMMI
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Avaya
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Nortel
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) RightFax
3 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
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