The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 74 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.16% 0.62% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.65% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £54,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.77% -29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,082 £43,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% +16.21%
Technical Specialist
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 773 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 95.95% 96.02% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 520 680 649
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Guildford

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) OCP
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) OCP
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft