The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 80 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 25 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.26% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.25%
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 West Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1083 1056 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.92% 97.42% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 905 921
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in West Sussex

Support Specialist
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 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
(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
Crawley - 17 £42,500 - 2
Gatwick - 2 £37,500 -
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 49 (89.09%) SQL
2 46 (83.64%) Oracle
2 46 (83.64%) Linux
3 44 (80.00%) Windows
3 44 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 33 (60.00%) ERP
4 33 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
5 32 (58.18%) SharePoint
6 25 (45.45%) Hyperion
7 22 (40.00%) CRM
8 20 (36.36%) EDI
9 18 (32.73%) SOLIDWORKS
10 17 (30.91%) Baan
11 16 (29.09%) Tripwire
11 16 (29.09%) Concur
12 15 (27.27%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (7.27%) DNS
13 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
13 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (5.45%) Japanese Language
14 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
14 3 (5.45%) VPN
15 2 (3.64%) Firewall
15 2 (3.64%) Workflow
15 2 (3.64%) Cisco
15 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
15 2 (3.64%) LAN
15 2 (3.64%) WAN
15 2 (3.64%) Apache

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 32 (58.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (5.45%) Japanese Language
2 2 (3.64%) French Language
2 2 (3.64%) German Language
2 2 (3.64%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) EDI
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Linux
2 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 44 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) ERP
2 22 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (3.64%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (3.64%) Workflow
4 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
4 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (89.09%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) Oracle
2 25 (45.45%) Hyperion
3 17 (30.91%) Baan
4 16 (29.09%) Concur
4 16 (29.09%) Tripwire
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
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