The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank - 55 59
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.41% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £46,759 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.90% +11.11%
Technical Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
398 471 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.55% 95.73% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 334 343 551
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Merseyside