The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Specialist
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 79 65
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 0.27% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Median salary - £38,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -14.11% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 545 738 720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.50% 98.27% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 469 558 636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Northamptonshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Northamptonshire

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata