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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 239 226 254
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 24 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 23
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
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
7441 6715 8931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.40% 95.75% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6049 5669 7619
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram 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 21 October 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
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £38,750 +10.71%
Bedfordshire - 7 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £36,500 - 1
Essex -2 3 £20,500 -45.33%
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 27 (48.21%) ITIL
1 27 (48.21%) NetApp
2 23 (41.07%) Asset Management
3 22 (39.29%) Cisco
4 19 (33.93%) EMC
5 18 (32.14%) SAN
5 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
6 17 (30.36%) VMware
7 16 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (28.57%) Degree
8 14 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (23.21%) Symmetrix DMX
9 13 (23.21%) NAS
9 13 (23.21%) CLARiiON
9 13 (23.21%) EMC Centera
9 13 (23.21%) Firmware
10 12 (21.43%) Windows
11 11 (19.64%) Citrix
11 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
12 10 (17.86%) XenApp
13 9 (16.07%) vSphere
13 9 (16.07%) AppSense
13 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.07%) SLA
14 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (14.29%) Capacity Management
14 8 (14.29%) Replication
14 8 (14.29%) Finance
15 7 (12.50%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.57%) Apache
1 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) SAN
2 13 (23.21%) NAS
3 3 (5.36%) DMZ
3 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) SMTP
3 3 (5.36%) HTTP
4 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
4 2 (3.57%) LAN
4 2 (3.57%) WAN
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQLPlus
1 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) OCX
2 3 (5.36%) COM
2 3 (5.36%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Symmetrix DMX
1 13 (23.21%) CLARiiON
1 13 (23.21%) EMC Centera
2 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.29%) Replication
4 5 (8.93%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.93%) FMCG
5 3 (5.36%) PKI
5 3 (5.36%) e-Health
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.79%) Life Science
7 1 (1.79%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) ITIL
2 23 (41.07%) Asset Management
3 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
4 16 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 7 (12.50%) Change Control
7 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (5.36%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.57%) Document Management
10 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.79%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.93%) SQL
3 4 (7.14%) C
3 4 (7.14%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (23.21%) Firmware
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (17.86%) XenApp
5 9 (16.07%) vSphere
6 5 (8.93%) VMFS
6 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
6 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.93%) vCloud
7 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 3 (5.36%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.79%) NFS
9 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.79%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.79%) MOM
2 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) NetApp
2 22 (39.29%) Cisco
3 19 (33.93%) EMC
4 17 (30.36%) VMware
5 11 (19.64%) Citrix
6 9 (16.07%) AppSense
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.71%) HP
8 4 (7.14%) CA
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle
10 2 (3.57%) Sun
11 1 (1.79%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.79%) Dell
11 1 (1.79%) IBM
11 1 (1.79%) Veeam
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago