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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 74 58 75
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.28% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.57% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+107.54% -44.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
683 524 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 95.66% 93.91% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 612 465 654
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 17 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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