The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Specialist
Rank 624 - 627
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Specialist 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £30,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £20,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -20.00%
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
43577 41676 47883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.50% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36395 35004 41511
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (83.33%) QA
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco

IT Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
1 5 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ION Trading
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
London
Tableau Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London City office (EC4)
Alexander Proudfoot
Salary: £26,000 - £28,000
Posted: 14 days ago