The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 190 205 182
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 19 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.20% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.21% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 24
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,377 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.35% -2.36%
Technical Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4287 4776 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.75% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3635 3719
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Berkshire region.

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +21 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bracknell -16 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Technical 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 Berkshire region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) EMC
3 9 (21.43%) Windows
4 8 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (19.05%) Release Management
4 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Data Quality
5 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (16.67%) Finance
5 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (14.29%) Unix
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (14.29%) VMware
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (14.29%) SDLC
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (11.90%) Network Management
7 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) SevOne
7 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps
7 5 (11.90%) Service Management
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 5 (11.90%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) Juniper
7 5 (11.90%) MPLS

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
1 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
1 5 (11.90%) MPLS
2 4 (9.52%) NAS
2 4 (9.52%) SAN
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 3 (7.14%) Skype
4 2 (4.76%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) Intranet
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Hudson
1 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) ELK Stack
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.76%) SystemC
2 1 (2.38%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Debian
5 1 (2.38%) HPUX
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) SUSE
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Release Management
2 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.29%) SDLC
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) Network Management
5 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (11.90%) Service Management
6 4 (9.52%) Business Development
6 4 (9.52%) Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) Time Management
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) Build Automation
8 2 (4.76%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Python
2 5 (11.90%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) CCNP
3 3 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) CCSA
4 2 (4.76%) CCSE
4 2 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) Legato
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.38%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) EMC
3 8 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (11.90%) HP
5 5 (11.90%) Juniper
5 5 (11.90%) SevOne
6 4 (9.52%) NetApp
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.52%) Veeam
7 3 (7.14%) Avaya
7 3 (7.14%) Mitel
7 3 (7.14%) Sonus
7 3 (7.14%) Veritas
8 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.76%) Cerner
8 2 (4.76%) McKesson
8 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
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