The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 178 191
Rank change year-on-year +26 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 9 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.29% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.48% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 9
Median salary £33,500 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.94% -5.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £43,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21%  

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 2991 3324 3704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.89% 97.74% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2922 3106
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
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 Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 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
Basingstoke +10 4 £33,500 -22.09%
Southampton +3 3 £21,000 -30.00% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Support Specialist
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) WCF
6 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (21.05%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) TypeScript
6 4 (21.05%) React
6 4 (21.05%) Front End Development

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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) HFM
2 1 (5.26%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) Handlebars
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (21.05%) React
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) WCF
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) Ticket Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) CAD
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
2 2 (10.53%) NetApp
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (5.26%) Arista
3 1 (5.26%) Aruba
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.26%) NetScout
3 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
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