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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 517 543 530
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 64 120 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 91 130
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,115 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
33674 42112 43698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28710 35811 37120
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +32 23 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Feltham - 4 - -
Romford - 1 £29,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 80 (54.79%) Finance
2 64 (43.84%) SQL
3 61 (41.78%) Windows
4 57 (39.04%) ITIL
5 49 (33.56%) Linux
6 40 (27.40%) Oracle
7 35 (23.97%) Microsoft
7 35 (23.97%) Degree
8 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
9 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (19.86%) Windows Server
11 26 (17.81%) SDLC
12 25 (17.12%) Java
12 25 (17.12%) Web Services
13 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
14 23 (15.75%) Unix
14 23 (15.75%) Oracle Database
15 21 (14.38%) PowerShell
16 20 (13.70%) QA
16 20 (13.70%) MS Office
17 19 (13.01%) Performance Monitoring
17 19 (13.01%) System Integration Testing
17 19 (13.01%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (13.01%) SAP
17 19 (13.01%) VBScript
17 19 (13.01%) PL/SQL
17 19 (13.01%) Siebel
17 19 (13.01%) Oracle BI EE
17 19 (13.01%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (12.33%) SCCM

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 7 (4.79%) IIS
2 6 (4.11%) Confluence
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
3 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.37%) Liferay
5 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.68%) JBoss
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (13.70%) MS Office
2 18 (12.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) InCopy
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Unit4 Business World
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.37%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.37%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.68%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.68%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.59%) Office 365
2 7 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) DHCP
1 8 (5.48%) DNS
1 8 (5.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.74%) SAN
3 2 (1.37%) Internet
3 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.68%) Broadband
4 1 (0.68%) DMZ
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) NAS
4 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.75%) Oracle Database
3 19 (13.01%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (13.01%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (6.85%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 10 (6.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.79%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (4.11%) PowerCenter
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.68%) DataStage
11 1 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.11%) JIRA
2 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 80 (54.79%) Finance
2 15 (10.27%) Banking
3 9 (6.16%) Back Office
4 7 (4.79%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.11%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.42%) Advertising
6 5 (3.42%) Law
7 3 (2.05%) Front Office
7 3 (2.05%) Legal
8 2 (1.37%) Electronics
8 2 (1.37%) Marketing
8 2 (1.37%) Publishing
8 2 (1.37%) Retail
8 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) Web Services
2 14 (9.59%) .NET
3 11 (7.53%) XML
4 7 (4.79%) SAP Basis
5 6 (4.11%) Middleware
6 4 (2.74%) J2EE
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (2.74%) X-Windows
7 3 (2.05%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (2.05%) Node.js
7 3 (2.05%) WSDL
8 2 (1.37%) SOAP
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.68%) CSS
9 1 (0.68%) Java EE 5
9 1 (0.68%) JBoss Seam
9 1 (0.68%) jQuery
9 1 (0.68%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.68%) Murex MxML
9 1 (0.68%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.48%) Data Integration
5 7 (4.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (4.11%) Clustering
6 6 (4.11%) Derivative
6 6 (4.11%) User Experience
7 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.74%) Equities
8 4 (2.74%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.74%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.74%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (2.74%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.05%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.05%) NHS
10 2 (1.37%) BYOD
10 2 (1.37%) Fintech
10 2 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 61 (41.78%) Windows
2 49 (33.56%) Linux
3 29 (19.86%) Windows Server
4 23 (15.75%) Unix
5 13 (8.90%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.79%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.11%) AIX
10 6 (4.11%) Windows 10
10 6 (4.11%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.74%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.04%) ITIL
2 26 (17.81%) SDLC
3 19 (13.01%) Performance Monitoring
3 19 (13.01%) System Integration Testing
3 19 (13.01%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (10.96%) Service Management
5 15 (10.27%) Time Management
6 11 (7.53%) ERP
7 10 (6.85%) Asset Management
7 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.85%) ITSM
7 10 (6.85%) OO
8 9 (6.16%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.48%) ETL
9 8 (5.48%) Investment Management
10 7 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.79%) Release Management
11 6 (4.11%) Business Continuity
11 6 (4.11%) Migration
11 6 (4.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (43.84%) SQL
2 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.12%) Java
4 21 (14.38%) PowerShell
5 19 (13.01%) PL/SQL
5 19 (13.01%) VBScript
6 15 (10.27%) Python
7 12 (8.22%) VB
8 10 (6.85%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.16%) C#
9 9 (6.16%) Perl
10 7 (4.79%) C++
11 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.37%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) PHP
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (23.97%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.79%) MCSE
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.05%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.05%) CFA
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.37%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.70%) QA
2 15 (10.27%) SLA
3 4 (2.74%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.37%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.74%) Terminal Server
5 4 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.68%) XenApp
6 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (12.33%) SCCM
2 7 (4.79%) Control-M
3 6 (4.11%) SCOrch
4 5 (3.42%) Casper Suite
5 3 (2.05%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.37%) Nagios
6 2 (1.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.68%) SCOM
7 1 (0.68%) SCSM
7 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.68%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 40 (27.40%) Oracle
2 35 (23.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.01%) SAP
3 19 (13.01%) Siebel
4 15 (10.27%) Informatica
5 13 (8.90%) VMware
6 10 (6.85%) Maconomy
6 10 (6.85%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.16%) Citrix
8 8 (5.48%) Tableau
9 7 (4.79%) ServiceNow
10 6 (4.11%) EXASOL
10 6 (4.11%) Remedy
11 4 (2.74%) AppSense
11 4 (2.74%) Cisco
11 4 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (2.05%) Charles River
12 3 (2.05%) iManage
12 3 (2.05%) Portware
12 3 (2.05%) Veritas
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Manpower
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Competitive Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits - Amazing package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits - Amazing package
Posted: 18 days ago