The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.54% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
Support Specialist
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 69 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 87.69% 98.57% 90.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 17
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Salford

Support Specialist
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleTools
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleCode
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleTools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleCode
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) PeopleSoft