The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 17 April 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 145 151 140
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.081% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Average salary £55,000 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.65% -12.12%
UK excluding London average salary £39,625 £41,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.16%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2383 2530 2502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.24% 95.01% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 2115 2051
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Specialist
East of England

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 -
Technical Specialist
East of England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint