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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 175 162 163
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 6 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.063% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.066% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -22.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3617 3042 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.50% 95.54% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3021 2589 2838
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,775 £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 1 August 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 -4 5 £47,500 +46.15%
Northamptonshire - 1 £39,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 20 (57.14%) Lync
4 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
5 16 (45.71%) Citrix
6 14 (40.00%) VMware
7 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
8 11 (31.43%) XenApp
8 11 (31.43%) NetApp
9 10 (28.57%) XenServer
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (25.71%) CA
10 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (20.00%) CCEE
11 7 (20.00%) CCIA
12 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (17.14%) MCSE
12 6 (17.14%) SAN
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 5 (14.29%) ETL
13 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (57.14%) Lync
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) HPUX
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 5 (14.29%) ETL
1 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Data Security
1 5 (14.29%) Analytics
1 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 5 (14.29%) Logistics
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Data Management
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (20.00%) CCEE
1 7 (20.00%) CCIA
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) MCSE
3 5 (14.29%) NCIE
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
3 11 (31.43%) XenApp
4 10 (28.57%) XenServer
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.86%) PowerHA
7 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) Citrix
3 14 (40.00%) VMware
4 11 (31.43%) NetApp
5 9 (25.71%) CA
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) Informatica
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco
9 1 (2.86%) McAfee
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) EMC
9 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
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