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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 73 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.15% 0.13% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £54,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.60%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +5.26%
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
641 730 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.92% 96.95% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 573 636 688
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) FireEye

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) FireEye