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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Specialist
Rank 837 822 856
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 34 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.044% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.047% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 22
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,700 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
South East -5 18 £40,000 +19.40% 2
East of England -12 11 £22,500 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +23 6 £22,500 -
London -14 5 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -24 2 £56,250 - 2
South West -2 1 £57,500 -
Product Specialist
UK

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.37%) NHS
3 25 (26.32%) ITIL
4 22 (23.16%) Workflow
5 21 (22.11%) Degree
6 18 (18.95%) Firewall
7 17 (17.89%) SQL
8 16 (16.84%) Change Management
8 16 (16.84%) e-Health
9 15 (15.79%) Network Security
10 14 (14.74%) CISSP
10 14 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 14 (14.74%) Information Security
10 14 (14.74%) GIAC
11 13 (13.68%) Law
11 13 (13.68%) HTML
12 12 (12.63%) .NET
12 12 (12.63%) Time Management
13 11 (11.58%) assyst
13 11 (11.58%) Ethical Hacking
13 11 (11.58%) CEH
13 11 (11.58%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
13 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
13 11 (11.58%) Intranet
13 11 (11.58%) Internet
13 11 (11.58%) Change Control
13 11 (11.58%) Cyber Security
13 11 (11.58%) Information Assurance
14 10 (10.53%) Product Management

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (5.26%) IIS
1 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.05%) Drupal
2 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.47%) MS Office
3 7 (7.37%) MS Project
3 7 (7.37%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.11%) SPSS
5 2 (2.11%) S-PLUS
5 2 (2.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (11.58%) assyst
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) Firewall
2 15 (15.79%) Network Security
3 11 (11.58%) Intranet
3 11 (11.58%) Internet
3 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.21%) DNS
4 4 (4.21%) DHCP
5 2 (2.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (13.68%) Law
2 10 (10.53%) Finance
3 9 (9.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.26%) Marketing
5 4 (4.21%) Retail
6 3 (3.16%) Banking
7 2 (2.11%) Billing
7 2 (2.11%) Front Office
8 1 (1.05%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) HTML
2 12 (12.63%) .NET
3 7 (7.37%) SOAP
4 5 (5.26%) jQuery
4 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (1.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) NHS
2 16 (16.84%) e-Health
3 7 (7.37%) E-Learning
3 7 (7.37%) Learning Management System
4 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.16%) LIMS
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.11%) Statistics
6 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.11%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.11%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Windows
1 6 (6.32%) Linux
2 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) ITIL
2 22 (23.16%) Workflow
3 16 (16.84%) Change Management
4 14 (14.74%) Information Security
5 12 (12.63%) Time Management
6 11 (11.58%) Information Assurance
6 11 (11.58%) Change Control
6 11 (11.58%) Cyber Security
6 11 (11.58%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (11.58%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (10.53%) Product Management
7 10 (10.53%) ISMS
8 9 (9.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.37%) Service Management
10 6 (6.32%) Project Management
11 5 (5.26%) CRM
11 5 (5.26%) Process Management
11 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) SQL
2 7 (7.37%) Java
3 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) VBScript
4 2 (2.11%) Python
4 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
4 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 14 (14.74%) CISSP
2 14 (14.74%) GIAC
3 11 (11.58%) CEH
4 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.53%) MCSE
5 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) CFA
7 1 (1.05%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.21%) ProxySG
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Cisco
2 4 (4.21%) HP
2 4 (4.21%) EMC
2 4 (4.21%) Citrix
2 4 (4.21%) VMware
2 4 (4.21%) Blue Coat
2 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
2 4 (4.21%) Symantec
2 4 (4.21%) F5
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle
4 2 (2.11%) Apple
5 1 (1.05%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Misys
5 1 (1.05%) Intershop
5 1 (1.05%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.05%) Actinic
5 1 (1.05%) hybris
5 1 (1.05%) Venda
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