The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 33 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.53% 2.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £39,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 119 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.47% 92.25% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 174 95 140
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Specialist
West Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Halifax

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 10 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (71.43%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 9 (64.29%) AIX
3 9 (64.29%) Solaris
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) BMC
4 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
4 5 (35.71%) Netcool
4 5 (35.71%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (35.71%) MySQL
General
1 14 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 9 (64.29%) AIX
2 9 (64.29%) Solaris
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 10 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) VB
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (35.71%) Netcool
1 5 (35.71%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) BMC
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft