The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
England / East Midlands
Rank 147 159 155
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 12 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +89.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +9.87%

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
2758 3098 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.57% 97.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2413 2567
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 10 £35,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £43,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
2 25 (69.44%) Firewall
2 25 (69.44%) Publishing
2 25 (69.44%) CMDB
2 25 (69.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 25 (69.44%) Line Management
2 25 (69.44%) Data Centre
2 25 (69.44%) Presales
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
5 18 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 18 (50.00%) Citrix
5 18 (50.00%) Firmware
5 18 (50.00%) IBM
5 18 (50.00%) DNS
5 18 (50.00%) SSL
5 18 (50.00%) Linux
5 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 18 (50.00%) IIS
5 18 (50.00%) SCCM
5 18 (50.00%) SCOM
5 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 18 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 18 (50.00%) LPIC
5 18 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 18 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) DNS
2 18 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (69.44%) Publishing
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
3 7 (19.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) CMDB
1 25 (69.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 25 (69.44%) Line Management
1 25 (69.44%) Presales
1 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Gantt Chart
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
3 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Service Management
4 6 (16.67%) Release Management
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) SDLC
6 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 18 (50.00%) LPIC
1 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) CCNA
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) PMI Certification
2 7 (19.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 18 (50.00%) Firmware
2 18 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 18 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 18 (50.00%) SCCM
1 18 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) Citrix
2 18 (50.00%) IBM
2 18 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Brocade
3 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) F5
3 7 (19.44%) Fortinet
3 7 (19.44%) HP
3 7 (19.44%) Juniper
4 2 (5.56%) Northgate