The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 16 April 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Specialist
Rank 253 220 203
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 18 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.068% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.071% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 16
Average salary £25,750 £35,000 £32,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7380 5604 5614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.68% 95.84% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5838 4426 4735
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 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Specialist across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Support Specialist Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -23 8 £21,000 -43.24% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -13 2 £23,250 -26.19%
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) MS Office
6 8 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (21.88%) XSL
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) IBM
7 7 (21.88%) Migration
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) HL7
7 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
8 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (18.75%) Java
9 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (15.63%) SLA
9 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (15.63%) NHS

Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.13%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) XSL
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) NHS
1 5 (15.63%) Photography
2 4 (12.50%) PKI
2 4 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
7 2 (6.25%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
1 7 (21.88%) Migration
1 7 (21.88%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Workflow
4 4 (12.50%) Data Management
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) HL7
2 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) UAG
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) Control-M
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) McAfee
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Anite
6 1 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Northgate
6 1 (3.13%) Civica
6 1 (3.13%) Comino
6 1 (3.13%) Capita
6 1 (3.13%) Orchard
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