The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Specialist
Rank 812 788 854
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 61 64 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.064% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.068% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 61 46 24
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
Product Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Product Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Product Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the England region.

Product Specialist Salary Trend in England

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Product Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
London -5 27 £60,000 +26.31% 2
South East -2 21 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Midlands - 3 £62,500 -
South West -38 2 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Yorkshire -43 2 £41,500 +80.43%
East of England -13 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Product Specialist
UK

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Product 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 Product Specialist in their job title.

1 37 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.57%) SQL
3 29 (25.89%) NHS
4 28 (25.00%) ITIL
5 23 (20.54%) Finance
5 23 (20.54%) Degree
6 22 (19.64%) Workflow
7 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
8 17 (15.18%) Internet
9 15 (13.39%) Project Management
9 15 (13.39%) Firewall
9 15 (13.39%) Oracle
10 14 (12.50%) Java
10 14 (12.50%) CISSP
10 14 (12.50%) GIAC
10 14 (12.50%) Information Security
10 14 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 14 (12.50%) e-Health
11 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (11.61%) Intranet
11 13 (11.61%) Law
11 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
12 12 (10.71%) Network Security
12 12 (10.71%) Change Control
13 11 (9.82%) Information Assurance
13 11 (9.82%) Cyber Security
13 11 (9.82%) Oracle Database
13 11 (9.82%) assyst
13 11 (9.82%) Ethical Hacking
13 11 (9.82%) CEH

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Product 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 Product Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.36%) IIS
2 4 (3.57%) Apache
2 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) MS Project
3 8 (7.14%) SPSS
3 8 (7.14%) S-PLUS
3 8 (7.14%) Stata
4 7 (6.25%) MS Office
4 7 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.82%) assyst
2 3 (2.68%) SunGard AvantGard
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Internet
2 15 (13.39%) Firewall
3 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
3 13 (11.61%) Intranet
4 12 (10.71%) Network Security
5 5 (4.46%) ATM
6 2 (1.79%) FTP
6 2 (1.79%) Wireless
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.79%) DNS
7 1 (0.89%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.89%) LDAP
7 1 (0.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.82%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) DB2
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.79%) Informix
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.79%) UniData
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (20.54%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Law
3 8 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (7.14%) Marketing
4 4 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (1.79%) French Language
5 2 (1.79%) German Language
5 2 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) HTML
2 9 (8.04%) .NET
3 8 (7.14%) XML
4 7 (6.25%) SOAP
5 4 (3.57%) Web Services
6 3 (2.68%) Middleware
7 1 (0.89%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.89%) jQuery
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) NHS
2 14 (12.50%) e-Health
3 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.04%) Hedge funds
4 9 (8.04%) LIMS
5 8 (7.14%) Statistics
5 8 (7.14%) Credit Risk
6 7 (6.25%) Learning Management System
6 7 (6.25%) E-Learning
7 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.46%) EFT
9 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.68%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.79%) Equities
11 2 (1.79%) ASTM
11 2 (1.79%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.89%) FMCG
12 1 (0.89%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.89%) Biometrics
12 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Windows
2 7 (6.25%) Linux
3 6 (5.36%) UNIX
4 4 (3.57%) Solaris
5 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) ITIL
2 22 (19.64%) Workflow
3 15 (13.39%) Project Management
4 14 (12.50%) Information Security
5 12 (10.71%) Change Control
6 11 (9.82%) Information Assurance
6 11 (9.82%) Cyber Security
6 11 (9.82%) Change Management
6 11 (9.82%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (8.93%) Time Management
7 10 (8.93%) ISMS
7 10 (8.93%) Analytics
8 9 (8.04%) Migration
8 9 (8.04%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.14%) CRM
9 8 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
9 8 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
9 8 (7.14%) Equity Research
9 8 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.57%) SQL
2 14 (12.50%) Java
3 8 (7.14%) Python
3 8 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.79%) UniBasic
4 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.79%) Tcl
4 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.79%) VBScript
5 1 (0.89%) VB
5 1 (0.89%) VBA
5 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.89%) Perl
5 1 (0.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (20.54%) Degree
2 14 (12.50%) GIAC
2 14 (12.50%) CISSP
3 11 (9.82%) CEH
4 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.93%) MCSE
5 8 (7.14%) CFA
6 4 (3.57%) HNC
6 4 (3.57%) HND
7 2 (1.79%) CCIE
7 2 (1.79%) CCNP
7 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.46%) HL7
2 5 (4.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.89%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco
3 3 (2.68%) IBM
3 3 (2.68%) SunGard
3 3 (2.68%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) Dell
4 2 (1.79%) Citrix
4 2 (1.79%) Apple
4 2 (1.79%) F5
4 2 (1.79%) Redback
5 1 (0.89%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.89%) Intershop
5 1 (0.89%) MarketAxess
5 1 (0.89%) Actinic
5 1 (0.89%) hybris
5 1 (0.89%) Venda
5 1 (0.89%) Demandware
5 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.89%) Symantec
Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £70k+pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
Cross Hayes, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
PleaseTech Ltd
Salary: £30K - £45K
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago