The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 186 173 172
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 5 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.48% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3888 3984 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 95.54% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3438 3273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Specialist
North West

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Salford - 1 £45,000 - 1
Support Specialist
North West

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (16.67%) Tuxedo
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleTools
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleCode
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Tuxedo
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) PeopleTools
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) PeopleCode
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago