The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 208 179 181
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 13 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,250 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,050 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.77% +19.28%
Support Specialist
Yorkshire

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
4984 3580 3702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.93% 94.96% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3912 2880 3112
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -19 10 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Halifax - 2 £30,500 -
Support Specialist
Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) SLA
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) IVR
5 5 (23.81%) Avaya
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Epicor
7 3 (14.29%) CODA
7 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (14.29%) Flash
7 3 (14.29%) Cognos
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
7 3 (14.29%) MySQL
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) UAG
8 2 (9.52%) Lync
8 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (9.52%) PowerShell

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) Flash
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) JSP
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) JDBC
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) IVR
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) CMMI
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
3 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
3 2 (9.52%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) UAG
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Avaya
3 3 (14.29%) Epicor
3 3 (14.29%) CODA
3 3 (14.29%) Cognos
4 2 (9.52%) RightFax
5 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) Nortel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago