The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank - 54 63
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £42,500 £42,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.11%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
756 545 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.45% 96.12% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 682 465 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Specialist
South West

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Somerset

Technical Specialist
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
Chard, Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago