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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 134 144
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.65% 0.53% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.56% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £17,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +151.39%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%

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
1208 1966 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.73% 94.07% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1553 1589
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 2017.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Informix
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) CommVault
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) arcserve
4 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) Informix
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) HPUX
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) arcserve
1 2 (25.00%) CommVault
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase
1 2 (25.00%) Veeam
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £46,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 6 days ago