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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
South East / Berkshire
Rank 172 199 205
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 7 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.61% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 25
Median salary £37,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%

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
3273 4912 5287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.06% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 4030 3950
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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
Reading +32 6 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Bracknell +5 1 - - 3
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) Informix
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) arcserve
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) CommVault
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (10.00%) Supermicro
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £46,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago