The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 171 194 196
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 10 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 21
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,447
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.19%

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3421 4085 4573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.99% 97.08% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 3454 3766
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +25 8 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Wetherby - 1 £31,500 -
Support Specialist
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) IIS
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) DHCP
6 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) VoIP
9 4 (23.53%) CRM
9 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
9 4 (23.53%) C#
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
9 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) IIS
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) Apache
6 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) DSL
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) XenServer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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