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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 230 260 248
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 28 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 8
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +63.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £36,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
7394 8196 8047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.99% 95.65% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6066 6835 7005
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
Hertfordshire +10 19 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Suffolk +11 5 £70,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £30,000 -31.03%
Essex - 2 £29,250 -
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) Windows
4 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (28.21%) Degree
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.21%) C
7 10 (25.64%) C++
7 10 (25.64%) Java
7 10 (25.64%) Linux
7 10 (25.64%) Retail
8 9 (23.08%) Document Management
8 9 (23.08%) Product Management
8 9 (23.08%) PHP
8 9 (23.08%) Test Planning
9 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (20.51%) C#
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.51%) Arabic Language
9 8 (20.51%) Russian Language
9 8 (20.51%) Banking
9 8 (20.51%) Finance
10 7 (17.95%) Games
10 7 (17.95%) Replication
10 7 (17.95%) Clustering
10 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
10 7 (17.95%) Online Games
10 7 (17.95%) Data Mining

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.26%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) Drupal
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
3 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) PBX
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) WLAN
4 1 (2.56%) CTI
4 1 (2.56%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.26%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
1 4 (10.26%) JMeter
2 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (25.64%) Retail
2 8 (20.51%) Arabic Language
2 8 (20.51%) Russian Language
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) XML
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 7 (17.95%) Clustering
3 7 (17.95%) Online Games
4 3 (7.69%) Learning Management System
5 2 (5.13%) FMCG
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (12.82%) Android
4 4 (10.26%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Debian
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (23.08%) Document Management
2 9 (23.08%) Product Management
2 9 (23.08%) Test Planning
3 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.95%) OO
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) C
3 10 (25.64%) C++
3 10 (25.64%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) PHP
5 8 (20.51%) C#
6 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.82%) Perl
8 4 (10.26%) AWK
9 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) XenApp
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Sun
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
2 4 (10.26%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) AppSense
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix
3 3 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Websense
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