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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank - 83 87
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
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
1061 903 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.06% 96.58% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 785 766 712
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SAP BI
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) SAP XI
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
4 1 (16.67%) SAP PI

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (33.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP XI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com