The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Specialist
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 113 137
Rank change year-on-year -20 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.055% 0.19% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.20% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +62.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% +6.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1767 1532 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.08% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1332 1650
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Support Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Bristol

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Bristol

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bristol region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
4 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) CMS

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
1 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP