The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank - 101 83
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 0 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.23% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 22
Average salary - £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1278 1259 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.89% 96.48% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1072 1108
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (50.00%) HL7
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) LIMS
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) ASTM
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) FTP

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) LIMS
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) ASTM
1 2 (50.00%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle