The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 95 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.67% 1.07% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.10% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 3
Median salary £52,500 £41,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +35.24%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1147 1366 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.14% 97.57% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1180 1011
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,610
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Support Specialist
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +3 8 £52,500 +23.52%
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Sussex region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) ITIL
3 17 (53.13%) SharePoint
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
5 12 (37.50%) CRM
6 11 (34.38%) Document Management
6 11 (34.38%) Degree
6 11 (34.38%) .NET
7 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 10 (31.25%) PRINCE
7 10 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (25.00%) Japanese Language
8 8 (25.00%) Workflow
8 8 (25.00%) Project Management
8 8 (25.00%) Change Control
9 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
9 6 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (18.75%) MPLS
9 6 (18.75%) Internet
9 6 (18.75%) SAP
9 6 (18.75%) SOAP
9 6 (18.75%) XML
9 6 (18.75%) XSL
9 6 (18.75%) XSLT
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
9 6 (18.75%) SAP MDM
9 6 (18.75%) Workflow Management
10 4 (12.50%) French Language

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (53.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (18.75%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
1 6 (18.75%) LAN
1 6 (18.75%) MPLS
2 4 (12.50%) BGP
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) OSPF
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Japanese Language
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) French Language
2 4 (12.50%) German Language
3 2 (6.25%) Italian Language
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) SOAP
3 6 (18.75%) XML
3 6 (18.75%) XSL
3 6 (18.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
1 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) CRM
3 11 (34.38%) Document Management
4 10 (31.25%) PRINCE
5 8 (25.00%) Change Control
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (25.00%) Workflow
6 6 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (18.75%) Workflow Management
7 4 (12.50%) Facilities Management
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.25%) High Availability
8 2 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) CCNP
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Marketo
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com