The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Technical Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Specialist
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 213
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4754 4927 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.44% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 4115 4242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

Technical Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Support Specialist Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Technical Support Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft