The table below looks at the statistics for the Products Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Products Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Support Specialist
Rank 930 944 933
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Products Support Specialist 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £22,500 -
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Products Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Products Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Products Support Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Products Support Specialist within the UK.

Products Support Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Products Support Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Products Support Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
East of England 0 4 £40,000 +77.77%
England -1 4 £40,000 +77.77%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £40,000 -

Products Support Specialist
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Products 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 Products Support Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Lua
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.67%) FTP
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) SLA
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (6.67%) IMAP
6 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet

Products Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Products 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 Products Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) IMAP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Lua
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA