The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 104 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.073% 0.76% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.82% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 14
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +9.45%
Support Specialist
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1311 1218 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.21% 92.20% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 968 1060
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) SAP EP
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SAP EP
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft