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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank - 92 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £39,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
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
1032 1042 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.90% 97.02% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 919 931 1311
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,720
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 16 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification