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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
England / London
Rank 501 547 537
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 82 102 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 74 87 107
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £35,000 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%

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
31959 39084 39568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27021 33692 33443
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +34 24 £55,000 -4.34% 2
West Drayton - 6 £35,000 -
Romford - 4 £29,000 -
Enfield +8 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf -12 1 £60,000 -
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 57 (39.86%) Finance
2 51 (35.66%) Windows
3 41 (28.67%) ITIL
4 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 38 (26.57%) Linux
6 35 (24.48%) Degree
7 34 (23.78%) SQL
8 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
9 26 (18.18%) SDLC
10 25 (17.48%) MS Excel
11 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (13.99%) Active Directory
13 19 (13.29%) MS Office
14 18 (12.59%) QA
14 18 (12.59%) Windows Server
15 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
16 16 (11.19%) VBScript
16 16 (11.19%) Perl
16 16 (11.19%) Web Services
16 16 (11.19%) Siebel
16 16 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (11.19%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (11.19%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (11.19%) System Integration Testing
17 15 (10.49%) Windows 7
17 15 (10.49%) SCCM
17 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (10.49%) Banking
17 15 (10.49%) Python
17 15 (10.49%) Java

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 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.70%) Site Server
Applications
1 25 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.40%) EQXanite
3 2 (1.40%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.70%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.69%) Office 365
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) LAN
2 9 (6.29%) DHCP
2 9 (6.29%) DNS
3 6 (4.20%) Firewall
3 6 (4.20%) Multicast
3 6 (4.20%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.20%) VoIP
4 5 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.80%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (2.80%) Broadband
6 2 (1.40%) Converged Networks
6 2 (1.40%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.70%) DMZ
7 1 (0.70%) HTTP
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
7 1 (0.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.70%) SAN
7 1 (0.70%) VSAN
7 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.19%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (6.29%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) IDOL
8 1 (0.70%) MS Access
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) JIRA
General
1 57 (39.86%) Finance
2 15 (10.49%) Banking
3 8 (5.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.20%) Advertising
5 6 (4.20%) Back Office
6 5 (3.50%) Legal
7 4 (2.80%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.80%) Law
8 3 (2.10%) Games
8 3 (2.10%) Marketing
9 2 (1.40%) Front Office
9 2 (1.40%) Publishing
9 2 (1.40%) Retail
10 1 (0.70%) Electronics
10 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) Web Services
2 14 (9.79%) .NET
3 4 (2.80%) Middleware
4 3 (2.10%) SAP Basis
4 3 (2.10%) XML
5 2 (1.40%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.40%) MSMQ
5 2 (1.40%) SOAP
5 2 (1.40%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) HTML
6 1 (0.70%) JSON
6 1 (0.70%) Node.js
6 1 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.90%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.50%) Derivative
6 4 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.80%) Handset
6 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.10%) EPoS
7 3 (2.10%) Equities
7 3 (2.10%) Fintech
7 3 (2.10%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.10%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.40%) BYOD
8 2 (1.40%) Clustering
8 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.40%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (35.66%) Windows
2 38 (26.57%) Linux
3 18 (12.59%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.49%) Windows 7
5 11 (7.69%) Unix
6 7 (4.90%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.90%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.20%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.80%) AIX
8 4 (2.80%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.10%) Android
9 3 (2.10%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.10%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.67%) ITIL
2 26 (18.18%) SDLC
3 16 (11.19%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (11.19%) System Integration Testing
3 16 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.59%) Release Management
6 6 (4.20%) Analytics
6 6 (4.20%) Business Continuity
6 6 (4.20%) ERP
6 6 (4.20%) Investment Management
6 6 (4.20%) Problem Management
6 6 (4.20%) Security Auditing
6 6 (4.20%) Wealth Management
7 5 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.50%) Proprietary Trading
7 5 (3.50%) Time Management
8 4 (2.80%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.80%) Change Management
8 4 (2.80%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.78%) SQL
2 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.19%) Perl
3 16 (11.19%) VBScript
4 15 (10.49%) Java
4 15 (10.49%) Python
5 10 (6.99%) C#
5 10 (6.99%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.29%) C++
7 6 (4.20%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.20%) VB
8 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.40%) Ruby
10 2 (1.40%) VBA
11 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (24.48%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.29%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.90%) MCSE
5 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.10%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.10%) CFA
6 3 (2.10%) MCDST
6 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.40%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) QA
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (13.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.40%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.70%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.70%) XenApp
6 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (10.49%) SCCM
2 6 (4.20%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.10%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.70%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.70%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.19%) Siebel
3 13 (9.09%) Oracle
4 12 (8.39%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.69%) VMware
6 8 (5.59%) SAP
7 7 (4.90%) Citrix
8 6 (4.20%) Cisco
8 6 (4.20%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.50%) Adobe
10 4 (2.80%) BroadSoft
10 4 (2.80%) iManage
10 4 (2.80%) Remedy
11 3 (2.10%) Apple
11 3 (2.10%) Charles River
11 3 (2.10%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.10%) Maconomy
11 3 (2.10%) Murex
11 3 (2.10%) Portware
12 2 (1.40%) Northgate
Chessington, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum 25 days leave, Pension, Healthcare,
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension etc
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London, UK
MI6
Salary: £32,624 - £46,738
Posted: 21 days ago