The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had IT Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Specialist
Rank 629 641 687
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Specialist 7 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.058% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.060% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 9
Median salary £29,000 £32,261 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.10% -13.97%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -21.42%
IT Support Specialist
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38716 41456 47435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.75% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33602 35010 39599
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured IT Support Specialist in the job title.

IT Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Support Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Support Specialist Salary Trend in London

IT Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

IT Support Specialist Salary Histogram in London

IT Support Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +41 3 £25,000 -6.10%
IT Support Specialist
England

IT Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT 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 London region featuring IT Support Specialist in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) OpenView
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) Apple
5 3 (17.65%) Internet
5 3 (17.65%) PMI
5 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
5 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (17.65%) iPhone
5 3 (17.65%) Zenoss
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
5 3 (17.65%) Smartphone

IT Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Device Driver
1 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
1 3 (17.65%) iPhone
1 3 (17.65%) PMI
1 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
1 3 (17.65%) SWIFT
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.76%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
2 1 (5.88%) Market Research
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCDST
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OpenView
1 3 (17.65%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Apple
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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