The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 93 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.18% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.28% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,625 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.25%
Support Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1032 1074 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.29% 96.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 949 912 854
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Swindon +1 2 £32,500 -13.62% 1
Support Specialist
South West

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) WFM
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) PSTN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (40.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Kali Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) WFM
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (40.00%) Endace
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Lancope
2 2 (40.00%) Nimsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Verint
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat