The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 192 176 163
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 15 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.029% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.030% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4730 3291 3344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 93.87% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 2544 2764
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Specialist
Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Leeds -23 11 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Pudsey - 1 £37,500 -
Support Specialist
Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (52.17%) XML
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) SLA
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (26.09%) MS Office
5 6 (26.09%) XSL
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) HL7
5 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) IVR
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) Workflow
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Back Office
7 4 (17.39%) Avaya
7 4 (17.39%) NHS
7 4 (17.39%) Photography
8 3 (13.04%) UAG
8 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (13.04%) Epicor
8 3 (13.04%) CODA

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) XSL
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) JSP
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) Flash
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) IVR
2 4 (17.39%) NHS
2 4 (17.39%) Photography
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
1 6 (26.09%) Systems Analysis
1 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) CMMI
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
2 6 (26.09%) HL7
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Avaya
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
3 3 (13.04%) Epicor
3 3 (13.04%) CODA
4 2 (8.70%) RightFax
5 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Nortel
5 1 (4.35%) CA
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