The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 167 153 188
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 5 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.58% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.60% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 4
Median salary - £43,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Technical Specialist
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2931 3189 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.44% 97.55% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2384 2508 2955
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Leeds

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Technical Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) CentOS
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (50.00%) SELinux
1 5 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) .NET

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
1 5 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) CentOS
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) TIBCO