Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £32,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 July 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 237 251
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 14 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.24% 0.55% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.56% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 21
Hampshire median annual salary £32,250 £30,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.74% -30.68% +12.82%
10th Percentile £21,100 £29,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £59,125 £33,750 £50,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5766 6767 7351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.89% 97.73% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5022 5941 6071
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,625 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Support Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Hampshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Hampshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Specialist in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Specialist in Hampshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -1 5 £25,000 -18.03% 2
Basingstoke -1 4 £33,500 +39.58%
Eastleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £28,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £65,000 -
Support Specialist
South East

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Hampshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 4 (28.57%) Handlebars
6 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
6 4 (28.57%) React
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) Handlebars
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (28.57%) React
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (7.14%) Arista
3 1 (7.14%) Aruba
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) NetScout
3 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
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