The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 42 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 1.56% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,250 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +5.55%
Support Specialist
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redhill 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
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 112 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 98.44% 95.73% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 220 96 171
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Redhill

Support Specialist
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 (60.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix