The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank - 85 97
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 1.88% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.93% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 3
Average salary - £42,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.81%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -
Technical Specialist
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1293 1189 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.13% 97.22% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 932 943
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) HPUX
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) HACMP
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) HACMP
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) HPUX
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft