The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 18 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 65 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.52% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £17,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.78% -1.33%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 351 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.52% 96.96% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 482 302 416
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Specialist
Merseyside

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Liverpool

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Support Specialist
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (66.67%) MS Access
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware