The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 118 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.10% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.11% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £29,750 £32,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.03% -37.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £32,000 £46,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £32,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1899 1804 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.81% 94.15% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1424 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,426 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Specialist in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 1 £37,500 +17.18%
High Wycombe - 1 £22,000 -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Technical Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) CCA
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCEA
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Technical Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) CCA
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (57.14%) CCEA
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco