Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Specialist was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 306 324
Rank change year-on-year +34 +18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Specialist 50 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 34
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £39,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +56.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £21,900 £24,500 £19,475
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £34,625
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10356 11647 14032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.62% 97.74% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8804 9728 11373
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £24,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Specialist in Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Support Specialist in Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Specialist in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Specialist in Yorkshire

Support Specialist
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +37 45 £30,750 -21.15% 1
North Yorkshire +5 3 £35,000 -0.71%
South Yorkshire +8 2 £33,750 -28.95%
Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) Windows
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (26.00%) PHP
8 12 (24.00%) HTML
8 12 (24.00%) Java
8 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (24.00%) CSS
8 12 (24.00%) ITIL
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
8 12 (24.00%) Google
8 12 (24.00%) Web Development
9 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
10 10 (20.00%) IIS
11 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (18.00%) Release Management
12 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
12 8 (16.00%) Service Design
13 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3
13 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (12.00%) Linux
15 5 (10.00%) Unix
15 5 (10.00%) C#
15 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
15 5 (10.00%) Internet

Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 10 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) OSPF
4 1 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) SMTP
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) CSS
1 12 (24.00%) HTML
1 12 (24.00%) jQuery
2 4 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) Django
4 1 (2.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.00%) EPoS
2 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
1 12 (24.00%) Web Development
2 9 (18.00%) Release Management
2 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (16.00%) Service Design
4 7 (14.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) CRM
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) Health Informatics
7 2 (4.00%) Informatics
7 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.00%) E-Discovery
8 1 (2.00%) Open Source
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) PHP
4 12 (24.00%) Java
5 5 (10.00%) C#
5 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) MCSE
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCNA
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) DICOM
1 2 (4.00%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) iptables
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCOM
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Google
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) Dell
4 4 (8.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Avaya
6 1 (2.00%) Brocade
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) ESRI
6 1 (2.00%) Genesys
6 1 (2.00%) iManage
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) Verint
6 1 (2.00%) Zend
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