The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,082 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +23.28%
Technical Specialist
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 603 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.53% 96.33% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 435 521 468
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 Slough

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Slough

Technical Specialist
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) X-Windows

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) F5