The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 159 171 166
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.16% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.17% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.27% +15.62%
Technical Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3508 3620 3054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.32% 96.71% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 3034 2606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram 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 29 July 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire - 9 £33,045 - 1
Northamptonshire +3 4 £46,377 +18.91% 1
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Publishing
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Social Media
2 4 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Publishing
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Copywriting
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) HPUX
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
1 4 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Line Management
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) SCSM
1 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Computacenter
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Core & Voluntary benefits
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