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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank - 152 139
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.071% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.074% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £37,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3714 2709 2394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.57% 96.10% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 2199 2062
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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