The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 24 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 167 163 162
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.063% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.066% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -25.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3609 3049 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.57% 95.52% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3027 2603 2837
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire -5 4 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £39,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) Lync
4 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
5 16 (44.44%) Citrix
6 14 (38.89%) VMware
7 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (30.56%) XenApp
8 11 (30.56%) XenDesktop
8 11 (30.56%) NetApp
9 10 (27.78%) Windows
9 10 (27.78%) XenServer
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.00%) CA
11 7 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (19.44%) CCEE
11 7 (19.44%) CCIA
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (16.67%) SAN
12 6 (16.67%) MCSE
12 6 (16.67%) Oracle
13 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
13 5 (13.89%) .NET
13 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
13 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (13.89%) NCIE
13 5 (13.89%) NAS
14 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (55.56%) Lync
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) NAS
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) EJB
4 1 (2.78%) JDBC
4 1 (2.78%) Servlets
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Struts
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) XSD
4 1 (2.78%) XSLT
4 1 (2.78%) Java RMI
4 1 (2.78%) UDDI
4 1 (2.78%) WSDL
4 1 (2.78%) JAXB
4 1 (2.78%) SAX
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
1 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) HPUX
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) Analytics
1 4 (11.11%) Data Security
1 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
1 4 (11.11%) Logistics
1 4 (11.11%) ETL
1 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (5.56%) Project Management
3 2 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (2.78%) SOA
4 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.78%) BPEL
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (19.44%) CCEE
1 7 (19.44%) CCIA
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) NCIE
4 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (30.56%) XenApp
3 11 (30.56%) XenDesktop
4 10 (27.78%) XenServer
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.78%) PowerHA
7 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Citrix
3 14 (38.89%) VMware
4 11 (30.56%) NetApp
5 9 (25.00%) CA
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (11.11%) Informatica
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco
9 1 (2.78%) IBM
9 1 (2.78%) HP
9 1 (2.78%) EMC
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.78%) McAfee
9 1 (2.78%) Computacenter
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