The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Specialist
Rank 631 597 624
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Specialist 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.002% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.002% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -40.54%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44902 41422 48468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.47% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37717 34598 42154
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support Specialist
England

IT Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Support Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) QA
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) ION Trading
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

IT Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) ION Trading
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