The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
359 441 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.23% 94.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 273 288 347
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,325
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Newbury

Support Specialist
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) logstash

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Websense