The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 253 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 11 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
Average salary £53,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £20,500 £29,126
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
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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
Hertfordshire +7 9 £53,000 +30.06% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £46,250 +32.14% 2
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 16 (50.00%) Retail
3 16 (50.00%) Degree
4 15 (46.88%) Presales
4 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 15 (46.88%) Web Services
4 15 (46.88%) XML
5 14 (43.75%) PHP
5 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (43.75%) Apple iOS
5 14 (43.75%) Banking
5 14 (43.75%) Android
6 13 (40.63%) Product Management
6 13 (40.63%) C
6 13 (40.63%) C++
6 13 (40.63%) HTML
6 13 (40.63%) .NET
7 12 (37.50%) Java
7 12 (37.50%) Document Management
7 12 (37.50%) Arabic Language
7 12 (37.50%) Russian Language
7 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) Python
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco
8 5 (15.63%) CCNP
9 4 (12.50%) Change Management

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) LiveLink
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
1 3 (9.38%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Text Mining
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (50.00%) Retail
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 12 (37.50%) Arabic Language
3 12 (37.50%) Russian Language
4 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) CSS
1 15 (46.88%) Web Services
1 15 (46.88%) XML
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Health Informatics
3 2 (6.25%) Informatics
3 2 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) Android
3 14 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.38%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Presales
2 13 (40.63%) Product Management
3 12 (37.50%) Document Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Analytics
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM
8 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) PHP
2 13 (40.63%) C
2 13 (40.63%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) Postgraduate
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Netcool
2 2 (6.25%) Nessus
2 2 (6.25%) Nmap
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Remedy
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) OpenText
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