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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank - 110 117
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £46,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +85.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +9.45%
Support Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1348 1491 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.42% 97.32% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1239 1537
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco