The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
South West / Bristol
Rank 128 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £35,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 - £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year -14.11% +25.92%  

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 1783 1790 1867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.65% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1568 1569
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Case Management
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Visualfiles
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
5 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
1 1 (12.50%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago