The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 63 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.18% 0.51% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.55% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 15
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
Support Specialist
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
499 365 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.39% 93.59% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 311 215 265
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Sybase
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) French Language
5 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (33.33%) German Language
5 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) JBoss
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) BEA
6 1 (16.67%) TIBCO

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (50.00%) French Language
2 2 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) HPUX
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) BEA
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO