The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 121 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.36% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £44,500 £40,188
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +10.73%
Technical Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1482 1854 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.05% 96.46% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1623 1607
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Bristol

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Bristol

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Bristol region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft