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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Specialist
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.37% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Support Specialist
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
499 681 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.45% 95.78% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 451 550 446
Average salary £43,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Swindon

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (100.00%) WFM
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (100.00%) F5

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) WFM
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Nimsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Verint
1 2 (100.00%) Lancope