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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 249 241 259
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 21 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 24
Average salary £36,500 £33,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7636 6855 8776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.66% 96.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6271 5638 7581
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +1 9 £37,500 +8.69%
Hertfordshire - 8 £36,500 - 2
Essex - 3 £20,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 26 (70.27%) NetApp
2 22 (59.46%) Cisco
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (37.84%) EMC
5 14 (37.84%) Citrix
6 13 (35.14%) SAN
6 13 (35.14%) AppSense
6 13 (35.14%) Degree
6 13 (35.14%) XenApp
7 12 (32.43%) vSphere
7 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL
9 10 (27.03%) Firmware
9 10 (27.03%) CLARiiON
9 10 (27.03%) EMC Centera
9 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
9 10 (27.03%) Asset Management
9 10 (27.03%) NAS
9 10 (27.03%) Symmetrix DMX
10 9 (24.32%) Windows
11 8 (21.62%) Replication
11 8 (21.62%) FMCG
12 7 (18.92%) SLA
13 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.22%) Finance
14 5 (13.51%) Electronics
14 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
14 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Electronics
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) CLARiiON
1 10 (27.03%) EMC Centera
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
1 10 (27.03%) Symmetrix DMX
2 8 (21.62%) Replication
2 8 (21.62%) FMCG
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Learning Management System
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) e-Health
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
1 11 (29.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (27.03%) Asset Management
3 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.81%) Change Control
4 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Document Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
1 4 (10.81%) C#
1 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (35.14%) XenApp
3 12 (32.43%) vSphere
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (27.03%) Firmware
5 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.11%) VMFS
6 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.11%) vCloud
7 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) NetApp
2 22 (59.46%) Cisco
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) EMC
4 14 (37.84%) Citrix
5 13 (35.14%) AppSense
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam
8 1 (2.70%) Websense
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £63000 - £65000 per annum + 9% bonus, healthcare + much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago