The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 91 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% 0.10% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.11% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,082 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +23.28%
Technical Specialist
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
976 908 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.92% 94.88% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 775 759 801
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Nottingham

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) CA
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HACMP

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) HPUX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Computacenter