The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 79 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.27% 1.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
697 641 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.74% 96.54% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 567 560 414
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Specialist
West Midlands

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent -8 2 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Support Specialist
West Midlands

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) PABX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Replication

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) PABX
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 23 days ago