The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 41 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.75% 0.35% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.36% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Technical Specialist
West 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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 278 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 97.36% 96.53% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 216 179 196
Average salary £34,000 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Solihull

Technical Specialist
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) German Language

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
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