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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 48 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 15 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.57% 1.09% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 1.12% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £53,250 £32,528 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,625 £41,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.16%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 357 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.71% 97.01% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 486 308 415
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Specialist
Merseyside

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Liverpool

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) SAN
2 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (57.14%) NAS
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (47.62%) SLA
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) EMC
6 8 (38.10%) NetApp
6 8 (38.10%) Firmware
6 8 (38.10%) CLARiiON
6 8 (38.10%) EMC Centera
6 8 (38.10%) Symmetrix DMX
7 7 (33.33%) Replication
7 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle
9 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
9 4 (19.05%) Firewall
9 4 (19.05%) Service Management
9 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
10 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 3 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) Active Directory

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SAN
2 12 (57.14%) NAS
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) IPsec
4 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 8 (38.10%) Symmetrix DMX
2 8 (38.10%) Firmware
2 8 (38.10%) CLARiiON
2 8 (38.10%) EMC Centera
3 7 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) PKI
5 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Online Security
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) NFS
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) MOM
1 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) EMC
2 8 (38.10%) NetApp
3 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) CA