The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 74 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.39% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.15% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £19,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -39.68%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
Support Specialist
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
746 649 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.88% 95.72% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 647 550 417
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Sheffield

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Support Specialist
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
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