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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 67 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.13% 0.12% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.13% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Median salary £44,500 £25,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.00% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £25,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
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
667 777 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.34% 95.69% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 572 637 527
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,804
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Coventry

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) CommVault
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Simpana
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) NFS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager

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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) Intranet
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) Symposium
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) E-business
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (37.50%) Simpana
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (12.50%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) CommVault
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Veritas
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Sun
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Finjan
7 1 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (12.50%) Netezza