The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 709 615 643
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 187 325 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 105 211 194
Median salary £55,000 £46,377 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.59% -2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £26,000 £34,017
10% offered a salary of more than £77,100 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Technical 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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in England

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London -60 69 £57,500 +12.19% 3
South East +58 58 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands +10 42 £36,500 +2.35% 2
Yorkshire +10 7 £50,000 +16.27% 2
South West -32 4 £27,500 -40.70% 3
East of England +16 3 £60,000 +14.28% 2
East Midlands -5 3 £47,500 +39.70%
North West -2 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Technical Specialist
UK

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 133 (32.84%) Windows
2 100 (24.69%) SQL
3 95 (23.46%) Linux
4 82 (20.25%) Finance
5 80 (19.75%) Microsoft
6 73 (18.02%) Oracle
7 72 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 69 (17.04%) Active Directory
9 68 (16.79%) Unix
10 63 (15.56%) Windows Server
11 57 (14.07%) Service Delivery
12 56 (13.83%) VMware
12 56 (13.83%) IBM
13 55 (13.58%) MS Excel
14 50 (12.35%) Degree
15 48 (11.85%) Data Centre
16 47 (11.60%) Retail
17 46 (11.36%) Banking
18 44 (10.86%) ITIL
19 43 (10.62%) Web Services
19 43 (10.62%) SAN
20 40 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
20 40 (9.88%) Java
20 40 (9.88%) Presales
21 39 (9.63%) DB2
21 39 (9.63%) Cisco
22 37 (9.14%) Citrix
22 37 (9.14%) .NET
22 37 (9.14%) PowerShell
23 36 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 28 (6.91%) MS Exchange
1 28 (6.91%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.67%) Apache
3 16 (3.95%) IIS
4 13 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (3.21%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 9 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.48%) JBoss
7 6 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.23%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.99%) SAS
9 4 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 55 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.70%) MS Office
3 7 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 20 (4.94%) BASE24
2 14 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.99%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.49%) Findur
7 2 (0.49%) Lorenzo
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.49%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.25%) RMDS
8 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.20%) SaaS
3 16 (3.95%) Office 365
4 8 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.62%) SAN
2 29 (7.16%) Firewall
3 25 (6.17%) DNS
4 21 (5.19%) WAN
5 20 (4.94%) ATM
6 18 (4.44%) DHCP
7 16 (3.95%) LAN
8 15 (3.70%) SSL
9 12 (2.96%) Internet
9 12 (2.96%) Network Security
10 9 (2.22%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.98%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.98%) Intranet
11 8 (1.98%) MPLS
11 8 (1.98%) VPN
12 6 (1.48%) Skype
13 5 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.63%) DB2
3 25 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.19%) MySQL
5 11 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.73%) Big Data
7 7 (1.73%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.73%) IBM InfoSphere
7 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.23%) DataStage
8 5 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.74%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.74%) EDRMS
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.47%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.99%) Hudson
4 4 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.74%) Subversion
6 2 (0.49%) Maven
6 2 (0.49%) Redmine
6 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.25%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (20.25%) Finance
2 47 (11.60%) Retail
3 46 (11.36%) Banking
4 19 (4.69%) Publishing
5 14 (3.46%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.47%) Advertising
7 9 (2.22%) Marketing
8 7 (1.73%) Back Office
8 7 (1.73%) Front Office
9 6 (1.48%) Dutch Language
9 6 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.74%) Legal
11 2 (0.49%) French Language
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.62%) Web Services
2 37 (9.14%) .NET
3 19 (4.69%) Middleware
4 18 (4.44%) LAMP
5 11 (2.72%) HTML
6 9 (2.22%) XML
7 8 (1.98%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.98%) IBM Integration Bus
8 5 (1.23%) COM
8 5 (1.23%) CSS
8 5 (1.23%) HTML5
8 5 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (1.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 4 (0.99%) ISPF
9 4 (0.99%) XMPP
10 3 (0.74%) Murex MxML
10 3 (0.74%) SAML
11 2 (0.49%) J2EE
11 2 (0.49%) Servlets
11 2 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.16%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 21 (5.19%) CMDB
5 20 (4.94%) EFT
6 18 (4.44%) Mainframe
7 17 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (3.21%) Clustering
10 11 (2.72%) Contactless
11 9 (2.22%) DataPower
11 9 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
12 8 (1.98%) PKI
13 7 (1.73%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.73%) EPoS
13 7 (1.73%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.73%) Security Operations Centre
14 6 (1.48%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.48%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 133 (32.84%) Windows
2 95 (23.46%) Linux
3 68 (16.79%) Unix
4 63 (15.56%) Windows Server
5 40 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (8.15%) Solaris
7 31 (7.65%) AIX
7 31 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (4.44%) Windows 7
11 15 (3.70%) SUSE
12 11 (2.72%) Apple iOS
13 10 (2.47%) Android
14 7 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (1.73%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.48%) CentOS
16 5 (1.23%) HPUX
16 5 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (14.07%) Service Delivery
2 44 (10.86%) ITIL
3 40 (9.88%) Presales
4 33 (8.15%) Project Management
5 31 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (7.41%) Analytics
7 29 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (6.67%) CRM
9 25 (6.17%) Service Management
10 22 (5.43%) Line Management
10 22 (5.43%) Migration
11 21 (5.19%) Data Analytics
12 20 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
13 19 (4.69%) Configuration Management
14 18 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
15 17 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (4.20%) SDLC
16 16 (3.95%) DevOps
16 16 (3.95%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (3.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (24.69%) SQL
2 40 (9.88%) Java
3 37 (9.14%) PowerShell
4 27 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 24 (5.93%) Perl
5 24 (5.93%) Python
6 20 (4.94%) C#
7 19 (4.69%) VBScript
8 12 (2.96%) Bash Shell
8 12 (2.96%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.23%) Korn
9 5 (1.23%) X++
10 4 (0.99%) Assembly Language
10 4 (0.99%) COBOL
10 4 (0.99%) JCL
10 4 (0.99%) REXX
11 3 (0.74%) C
11 3 (0.74%) C++
11 3 (0.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (12.35%) Degree
2 23 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.19%) MCSE
5 20 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 14 (3.46%) CCNA
7 13 (3.21%) ISEB
8 10 (2.47%) CCNP
9 8 (1.98%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.73%) CCNP Voice
10 7 (1.73%) CISM
10 7 (1.73%) CISSP
10 7 (1.73%) MCSA
11 6 (1.48%) CCA
11 6 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.99%) CCVP
12 4 (0.99%) LPIC
12 4 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.95%) SLA
2 13 (3.21%) QA
3 10 (2.47%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 69 (17.04%) Active Directory
2 36 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.20%) Firmware
4 11 (2.72%) VMware ESX
5 9 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.98%) Snort
6 8 (1.98%) XenApp
7 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.99%) NFS
8 4 (0.99%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.99%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.74%) vSphere
9 3 (0.74%) XenServer
10 2 (0.49%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.49%) Docker
10 2 (0.49%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (5.43%) NetBackup
2 19 (4.69%) SCCM
3 18 (4.44%) SCOM
4 17 (4.20%) Oracle ZFS
5 15 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 14 (3.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (3.21%) Unicenter
8 11 (2.72%) Puppet
9 8 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (1.73%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (1.48%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.48%) SCSM
11 6 (1.48%) WSUS
12 5 (1.23%) Ansible
12 5 (1.23%) SELinux
12 5 (1.23%) Simpana
13 4 (0.99%) CA Endevor
13 4 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
13 4 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 80 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 73 (18.02%) Oracle
3 56 (13.83%) IBM
3 56 (13.83%) VMware
4 39 (9.63%) Cisco
5 37 (9.14%) Citrix
6 34 (8.40%) Red Hat
7 30 (7.41%) HP
8 25 (6.17%) NetApp
9 22 (5.43%) CA
9 22 (5.43%) Veritas
10 20 (4.94%) Juniper
11 19 (4.69%) EMC
12 18 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (4.44%) Sun
13 10 (2.47%) SAP
14 9 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
15 8 (1.98%) CommVault
16 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.73%) Forcepoint
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Government Pension, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £31000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crawley
Elekta
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
InsightSoftware.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,000 - depending on level of experience + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southwest One
Salary: From £33,508 to £34,596 per annum plus Market Factor up to £8,000 pa
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Crawley
Elekta
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southwest One
Salary: From £33,508 to £34,596 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Southwest One
Salary: From £33,508 to £34,596 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Annapurna HR
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago