The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 103 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.10% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 17
Median salary - £20,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.17%  
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 894 952 1017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.54% 98.25% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 715 726 839
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Gloucestershire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Gloucestershire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Gloucester - 1 - -
Support Specialist
South West

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago