The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 544 569 558
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 93 121 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83 105 120
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,475 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £62,000 £63,650
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
37902 42783 47964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 36204 40194
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in London

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in London

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 Support Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +65 26 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Docklands, London +18 2 £50,750 -15.41%
Canary Wharf +2 1 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £30,000 -
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Support Specialist in the job title.

1 81 (46.29%) Finance
2 64 (36.57%) SQL
3 58 (33.14%) Unix
4 54 (30.86%) Windows
4 54 (30.86%) Linux
5 40 (22.86%) ITIL
6 34 (19.43%) Oracle
6 34 (19.43%) FIX Protocol
7 26 (14.86%) Windows Server
8 23 (13.14%) Banking
9 22 (12.57%) Degree
9 22 (12.57%) Java
9 22 (12.57%) Microsoft
10 20 (11.43%) Active Directory
11 18 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 18 (10.29%) Fixed Income
11 18 (10.29%) Electronic Trading
12 17 (9.71%) VMware
13 16 (9.14%) Control-M
13 16 (9.14%) Problem Management
14 15 (8.57%) Perl
14 15 (8.57%) MS Excel
15 14 (8.00%) Derivative
15 14 (8.00%) Fintech
15 14 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (7.43%) SLA
16 13 (7.43%) MS Exchange
16 13 (7.43%) Front Office

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 13 (7.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.86%) Apache
3 5 (2.86%) IIS
4 4 (2.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.71%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.14%) Liferay
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) Moodle
7 1 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.57%) MS Office
3 4 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.71%) Summit
3 2 (1.14%) Adaptiv
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.57%) Siebel Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Office 365
2 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) DNS
2 8 (4.57%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.43%) SAN
3 6 (3.43%) VoIP
4 5 (2.86%) Internet
4 5 (2.86%) LAN
5 4 (2.29%) DHCP
5 4 (2.29%) Firewall
5 4 (2.29%) NetScaler
5 4 (2.29%) WAN
6 3 (1.71%) Skype
6 3 (1.71%) SSH
6 3 (1.71%) SSL
6 3 (1.71%) VPN
7 2 (1.14%) FTP
7 2 (1.14%) PBX
8 1 (0.57%) HTTP
8 1 (0.57%) WebEx
8 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.86%) Data Mart
5 4 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.29%) SQLPlus
6 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.14%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.57%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.57%) KDB
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) JIRA
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Toad
General
1 81 (46.29%) Finance
2 23 (13.14%) Banking
3 13 (7.43%) Back Office
3 13 (7.43%) Front Office
4 10 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 9 (5.14%) French Language
5 9 (5.14%) German Language
5 9 (5.14%) Spanish Language
6 7 (4.00%) Law
7 5 (2.86%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.29%) Military
9 3 (1.71%) Advertising
9 3 (1.71%) Marketing
10 2 (1.14%) Retail
10 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.57%) Legal
11 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.43%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (5.71%) Web Services
2 10 (5.71%) XML
3 9 (5.14%) HTML
4 8 (4.57%) .NET
5 7 (4.00%) Middleware
6 6 (3.43%) J2EE
7 5 (2.86%) CSS
7 5 (2.86%) Murex MxML
8 4 (2.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.71%) SonicMQ
9 3 (1.71%) WSDL
9 3 (1.71%) XML Messaging
10 2 (1.14%) MDX
11 1 (0.57%) Flash
11 1 (0.57%) HTML5
11 1 (0.57%) JBoss Seam
11 1 (0.57%) jQuery
11 1 (0.57%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Fixed Income
1 18 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (8.00%) Derivative
2 14 (8.00%) Fintech
3 12 (6.86%) Equities
4 11 (6.29%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.57%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.00%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.29%) Eurex
8 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.29%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.29%) Replication
9 3 (1.71%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.71%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.71%) iPhone
9 3 (1.71%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.71%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.71%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.14%) Unix
2 54 (30.86%) Linux
2 54 (30.86%) Windows
3 26 (14.86%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.57%) Solaris
7 7 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.43%) AIX
9 3 (1.71%) SUSE
10 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.86%) ITIL
2 18 (10.29%) Electronic Trading
3 16 (9.14%) Problem Management
4 14 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (6.29%) Service Management
6 10 (5.71%) Release Management
7 8 (4.57%) Asset Management
7 8 (4.57%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.57%) Time Management
8 7 (4.00%) Coaching
8 7 (4.00%) Low Latency
9 6 (3.43%) CRM
10 5 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.86%) Change Control
10 5 (2.86%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.86%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.86%) Investment Management
10 5 (2.86%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) SQL
2 22 (12.57%) Java
3 15 (8.57%) Perl
4 12 (6.86%) Python
5 11 (6.29%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.57%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.43%) C#
10 5 (2.86%) VBA
11 3 (1.71%) C++
11 3 (1.71%) Korn
12 2 (1.14%) Ruby
12 2 (1.14%) VBScript
13 1 (0.57%) PHP
13 1 (0.57%) R
13 1 (0.57%) RPG
13 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (12.57%) Degree
2 12 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.71%) MCSE
4 7 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.29%) CCNA
5 4 (2.29%) MOS
6 3 (1.71%) CCNP
6 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.71%) MCP
6 3 (1.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.71%) VTSP
7 2 (1.14%) MCTS
7 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.57%) MCITP
8 1 (0.57%) MCSA
8 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) COBIT
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.14%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (9.14%) Control-M
2 9 (5.14%) SCOM
3 5 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (2.86%) SCCM
4 2 (1.14%) EnCase
4 2 (1.14%) FTK
4 2 (1.14%) OpenView
4 2 (1.14%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (19.43%) Oracle
2 22 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.71%) VMware
4 12 (6.86%) Bloomberg
4 12 (6.86%) Citrix
5 11 (6.29%) Murex
6 9 (5.14%) Cisco
7 7 (4.00%) BMC
7 7 (4.00%) Juniper
8 6 (3.43%) Apple
8 6 (3.43%) Fidessa
8 6 (3.43%) Sun
8 6 (3.43%) Sybase
9 5 (2.86%) HP
9 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.86%) SunGard
10 4 (2.29%) EMC
10 4 (2.29%) IBM
10 4 (2.29%) Xerox
11 3 (1.71%) Informatica
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