The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 116 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
Technical Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1458 1591 1617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.67% 96.48% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1388 1482
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -12 2 - -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) GPRS
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) C

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) WLAN
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C