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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
England / East Midlands
Rank 144 167 168
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,400 £26,763
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%

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
2763 3120 3049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.74% 97.44% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2251 2436 2497
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,458 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 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 - 9 £39,250 -
Derbyshire - 3 £43,000 -
Northamptonshire +17 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 (74.29%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) Publishing
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 25 (71.43%) CMDB
2 25 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 25 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 25 (71.43%) Line Management
2 25 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 25 (71.43%) Presales
3 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 19 (54.29%) Citrix
4 19 (54.29%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) SCCM
5 18 (51.43%) SCOM
5 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
5 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (51.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (51.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 18 (51.43%) NetBackup
5 18 (51.43%) Backup Exec
5 18 (51.43%) IBM
5 18 (51.43%) LPIC
5 18 (51.43%) DNS
5 18 (51.43%) SSL
5 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
5 18 (51.43%) Firmware
5 18 (51.43%) IIS
5 18 (51.43%) Linux
5 18 (51.43%) MS Excel

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 (51.43%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (5.71%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) DNS
2 18 (51.43%) SSL
3 7 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (71.43%) Publishing
2 8 (22.86%) Retail
3 7 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) CMDB
1 25 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 25 (71.43%) Line Management
1 25 (71.43%) Presales
1 25 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.00%) Gantt Chart
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.00%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 3 (8.57%) Release Management
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.86%) Open Source Development
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) BPSS Clearance
1 18 (51.43%) LPIC
1 18 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) Firmware
2 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) SCCM
2 18 (51.43%) Backup Exec
2 18 (51.43%) NetBackup
2 18 (51.43%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Citrix
2 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 18 (51.43%) IBM
3 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
4 8 (22.86%) Brocade
4 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Juniper
5 7 (20.00%) F5
5 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Northgate
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