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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 192 194 194
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 20 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.58% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 27
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.14%
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
4301 4826 5258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.24% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3601 3787
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
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 24 May 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 +12 10 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Bracknell -11 5 - -
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
Windsor - 2 £47,500 -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Cisco
3 16 (31.37%) EMC
4 13 (25.49%) ITIL
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
5 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) Network Management
5 11 (21.57%) Service Management
5 11 (21.57%) Finance
5 11 (21.57%) MPLS
5 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
5 11 (21.57%) Juniper
5 11 (21.57%) Ethernet
5 11 (21.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (21.57%) SevOne
6 10 (19.61%) SDLC
6 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
6 10 (19.61%) VMware
6 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.65%) Linux
8 8 (15.69%) HP
8 8 (15.69%) Banking
8 8 (15.69%) Time Management
8 8 (15.69%) Business Development
8 8 (15.69%) Investment Banking

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 4 (7.84%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Ethernet
1 11 (21.57%) MPLS
2 6 (11.76%) NAS
2 6 (11.76%) SAN
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) Skype
4 3 (5.88%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) Intranet
5 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.96%) DMZ
6 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 8 (15.69%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) CSS
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.92%) SystemC
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
2 11 (21.57%) Network Management
2 11 (21.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 11 (21.57%) Service Management
3 10 (19.61%) SDLC
4 8 (15.69%) Business Development
4 8 (15.69%) Time Management
5 6 (11.76%) Data Management
6 4 (7.84%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Release Management
7 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) B2B
8 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Product Management
8 2 (3.92%) Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
1 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) CCNP
2 4 (7.84%) CCNP Voice
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCSE
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) CCSA
3 2 (3.92%) CCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.92%) Legato
2 2 (3.92%) Simpana
3 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco
2 16 (31.37%) EMC
3 11 (21.57%) Juniper
3 11 (21.57%) SevOne
4 10 (19.61%) VMware
5 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.69%) HP
7 6 (11.76%) Dell
7 6 (11.76%) Veeam
8 5 (9.80%) IBM
9 4 (7.84%) Avaya
9 4 (7.84%) Mitel
9 4 (7.84%) Sonus
9 4 (7.84%) Symantec
10 3 (5.88%) NetApp
10 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (5.88%) Veritas
11 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.92%) Siemens
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