The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 262 242 272
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.029% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 18
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +11.80%
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
6571 7528 8361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.68% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5448 6168 6954
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 2 £51,000 +13.33%
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Technical Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) Retail
2 9 (69.23%) Presales
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Banking
4 7 (53.85%) PHP
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Android
4 7 (53.85%) Product Management
4 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Arabic Language
5 5 (38.46%) Russian Language
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) C
5 5 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Document Management
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
7 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
7 2 (15.38%) Network Security
7 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (15.38%) PowerShell

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Domino
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Text Mining
General
1 9 (69.23%) Retail
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Arabic Language
3 5 (38.46%) Russian Language
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
3 1 (7.69%) Informatics
3 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Android
3 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Presales
2 7 (53.85%) Product Management
3 5 (38.46%) Document Management
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
1 2 (15.38%) Nmap