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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 73 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.91% 0.14% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.14% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -
Technical Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
721 709 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.00% 95.94% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 620 584 510
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Coventry

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Coventry region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) NetApp
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Internet
4 6 (46.15%) CommVault
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Solaris
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Intranet
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) High Availability
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle ZFS

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) Intranet
4 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) COM
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) High Availability
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) E-business
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) NFS
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) Simpana
2 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 2 (15.38%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) NetApp
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) CommVault
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) Veritas
7 2 (15.38%) Finjan
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Netezza
7 2 (15.38%) Sun
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £32k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago