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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 50 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.30% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Median salary £47,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%

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
504 681 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.55% 96.73% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 401 577 544
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 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 Coventry region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (61.11%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (44.44%) Middleware
3 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 7 (38.89%) DataPower
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (27.78%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
7 4 (22.22%) CommVault
7 4 (22.22%) NetApp
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (22.22%) High Availability
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (16.67%) F5
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database

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 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) Internet
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) Intranet
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
1 8 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Solaris
6 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Korn
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (11.11%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (5.56%) Nagios
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (5.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) CommVault
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) Finjan
5 2 (11.11%) Netezza
6 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas