The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 109 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 4 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.63% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +82.60%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 2073 2189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.09% 94.66% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1613 1461
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Technical Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) arcserve
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Informix

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
General
1 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) arcserve
1 1 (25.00%) CommVault
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) Veeam
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago