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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 248 245 248
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 6 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.082% 0.25% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.26% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -4.44%
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
6872 7432 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 93.98% 96.36% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5828 6107 5917
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 3 September 2015. 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
Suffolk - 3 - -
Hertfordshire -6 2 £40,000 +0.62% 3
Norfolk - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) C
2 13 (52.00%) C++
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) Retail
4 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (36.00%) Document Management
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) Product Management
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 7 (28.00%) Arabic Language
7 7 (28.00%) Russian Language
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 7 (28.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) PHP
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) Banking
7 7 (28.00%) Android
7 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.00%) Java
9 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (20.00%) MS Office
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) ITIL
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
1 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (48.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Arabic Language
3 7 (28.00%) Russian Language
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.00%) Celerra
3 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.00%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Android
3 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Document Management
1 9 (36.00%) Product Management
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C
2 13 (52.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Netcool
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Remedy
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) NetApp
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