The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 26 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 173 181
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2592 3158 3646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.97% 97.56% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 2560 3028
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in the East Midlands

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in the East Midlands

Support Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +11 2 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 1 £35,000 +23.34% 1
Support Specialist
England

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) EPoS
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) Movex
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Northgate
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (16.67%) WSUS
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Sage
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) EDI
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (16.67%) Movex
1 2 (16.67%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) EDI
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) EPoS
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Northgate
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) Sage
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