The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.41% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £33,695 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 92 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 92.77% 98.92% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 71 83 95
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Specialist
North East

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Durham

Technical Specialist
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle