The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 204 189 187
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 11 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.50% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.51% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 26
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +14.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
Support Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4138 4478 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.57% 97.01% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3727 4179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Surrey

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Surrey

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Redhill - 4 - -
Staines +16 1 - -
Guildford -5 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £47,500 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £50,000 -
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
3 7 (24.14%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.69%) Office 365
4 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) Android
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.34%) Server Building
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) High Availability
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) WebTrends
2 2 (6.90%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) FTP
4 1 (3.45%) GPRS
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) PSTN
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Essbase
3 1 (3.45%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.34%) Korean Language
2 2 (6.90%) Brand Awareness
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) CSS
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) EDI
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.45%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.45%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) VMS
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Analytics
3 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Server Building
4 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) Email Filtering
5 2 (6.90%) Infographics
5 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.45%) Android Development
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.45%) Presales
6 1 (3.45%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) VBA
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Omniture
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Avaya
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
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