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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 10 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 11.11% - 7.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% - 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
Support Specialist
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn 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
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 35 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 94.44% 94.59% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 42
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +48.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 Runcorn

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Runcorn

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Support Specialist
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (16.67%) Java SE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Java SE
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle