The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 186 203 187
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 34 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.67% 0.22% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.23% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 34
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4852 4811 5395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.76% 95.72% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4012 3868 4636
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Specialist
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
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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
Woking - 9 £30,500 -
Weybridge +1 2 £29,000 -18.30%
Epsom - 2 £56,250 -
Redhill - 2 £41,250 - 1
Staines +14 1 £42,500 -20.56%
Chertsey -21 1 £30,000 +11.11%
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 26 (38.24%) Oracle
2 24 (35.29%) Firewall
3 23 (33.82%) Windows
4 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
5 21 (30.88%) ITIL
6 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 17 (25.00%) SQL
7 17 (25.00%) WatchGuard
7 17 (25.00%) Kaspersky
8 16 (23.53%) CCSE
8 16 (23.53%) Java
8 16 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 15 (22.06%) CCSA
10 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
10 13 (19.12%) SAP
11 12 (17.65%) ABAP
11 12 (17.65%) NetWeaver
11 12 (17.65%) Cisco
11 12 (17.65%) Citrix
12 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
12 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (14.71%) DB2
13 10 (14.71%) MaxDB
14 9 (13.24%) UNIX
14 9 (13.24%) ERP
14 9 (13.24%) Finance
14 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (11.76%) SAP Basis
15 8 (11.76%) Project Management
16 7 (10.29%) MS Excel

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (17.65%) NetWeaver
2 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Documentum
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Route 53
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.29%) Firewall
2 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.47%) NAS
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) DB2
2 10 (14.71%) MaxDB
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) SAP Basis
2 5 (7.35%) WF
3 4 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (1.47%) JSP
5 1 (1.47%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) HTML
5 1 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (13.24%) UNIX
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (1.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) ERP
3 8 (11.76%) Project Management
4 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.41%) Change Management
5 3 (4.41%) ITSM
5 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.47%) Analytics
7 1 (1.47%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.47%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.47%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.47%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) SQL
2 16 (23.53%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) ABAP
4 5 (7.35%) C++
5 4 (5.88%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) CCSE
2 15 (22.06%) CCSA
3 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.82%) Degree
5 5 (7.35%) SAP Certification
6 2 (2.94%) MCSE
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) XenApp
2 4 (5.88%) XenServer
2 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Oracle
2 17 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 17 (25.00%) Kaspersky
3 16 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 13 (19.12%) SAP
5 12 (17.65%) Cisco
5 12 (17.65%) Citrix
6 5 (7.35%) Apple
6 5 (7.35%) Tandberg
7 4 (5.88%) VMware
7 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.94%) Informatica
8 2 (2.94%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
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