The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 399 415 404
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 38 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 45
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £69,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £46,377 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +3.05%
Technical Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 18 £61,000 +16.19%
Hampshire -5 8 £24,000 -49.47% 2
Surrey +16 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Isle of Wight - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £22,000 -18.51%
Kent +15 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Oxfordshire -8 1 £45,000 -7.69%
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 South East region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 35 (35.00%) Windows
2 25 (25.00%) Java
3 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (20.00%) Oracle
5 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (17.00%) Unix
7 15 (15.00%) Linux
7 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (14.00%) Cisco
8 14 (14.00%) ITIL
8 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (13.00%) DB2
10 12 (12.00%) SQL
10 12 (12.00%) ATM
10 12 (12.00%) EFT
10 12 (12.00%) BASE24
10 12 (12.00%) Relational Database
11 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (10.00%) Data Quality
12 10 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (10.00%) VMware
12 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (10.00%) DevOps
13 9 (9.00%) EMC
13 9 (9.00%) Python
13 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (8.00%) Service Management
14 8 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (5.00%) JBoss
2 4 (4.00%) Apache
2 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.00%) Jetty
4 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.00%) SAS
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (12.00%) BASE24
2 2 (2.00%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) ATM
2 6 (6.00%) DNS
2 6 (6.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (6.00%) MPLS
3 4 (4.00%) Firewall
4 3 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.00%) DHCP
4 3 (3.00%) Intranet
4 3 (3.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.00%) NAS
4 3 (3.00%) SAN
4 3 (3.00%) Skype
5 2 (2.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.00%) Wireless
6 1 (1.00%) 802.11
6 1 (1.00%) Frame Relay
6 1 (1.00%) IPsec
6 1 (1.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) DB2
3 12 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.00%) MySQL
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.00%) Hudson
2 6 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.00%) Maven
4 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.00%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (6.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Banking
2 5 (5.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Middleware
2 3 (3.00%) HTML
2 3 (3.00%) SAML
2 3 (3.00%) Web Services
2 3 (3.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (3.00%) XML
3 2 (2.00%) CSS
3 2 (2.00%) ELK Stack
3 2 (2.00%) Servlets
4 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.00%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.00%) J2EE
4 1 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) EFT
2 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.00%) SystemC
5 1 (1.00%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.00%) EPoS
5 1 (1.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.00%) Windows
2 17 (17.00%) Unix
3 15 (15.00%) Linux
4 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.00%) AIX
10 3 (3.00%) HPUX
10 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.00%) Solaris
11 1 (1.00%) Android
11 1 (1.00%) CentOS
11 1 (1.00%) Debian
11 1 (1.00%) SUSE
11 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) DevOps
2 10 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (8.00%) Release Management
3 8 (8.00%) Service Management
4 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (5.00%) Network Management
5 5 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.00%) Presales
5 5 (5.00%) SDLC
6 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.00%) Change Control
6 4 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.00%) Business Development
7 3 (3.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.00%) Data Management
7 3 (3.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (12.00%) SQL
3 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.00%) Python
5 8 (8.00%) VBScript
6 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) Korn
8 2 (2.00%) Perl
8 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) C#
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
1 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.00%) MCSE
4 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.00%) CCNP
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.00%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (3.00%) MCTS
6 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.00%) CCNA
7 1 (1.00%) CCSA
7 1 (1.00%) CCSE
7 1 (1.00%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.00%) MCITP
7 1 (1.00%) MCSA
7 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.00%) Shibboleth
5 2 (2.00%) Docker
5 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) KVM
6 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.00%) vSphere
6 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Ansible
1 4 (4.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.00%) Legato
3 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Oracle
2 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.00%) Cisco
4 10 (10.00%) VMware
5 9 (9.00%) EMC
6 8 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (7.00%) NetApp
8 5 (5.00%) Juniper
8 5 (5.00%) SevOne
9 4 (4.00%) HP
9 4 (4.00%) Sybase
10 3 (3.00%) Apple
10 3 (3.00%) Avaya
10 3 (3.00%) Citrix
10 3 (3.00%) Mitel
10 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.00%) Sonus
10 3 (3.00%) Veeam
10 3 (3.00%) Veritas
11 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + overtime, bonus, etc.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Cowes, Isle of Wight
OC Sport
Posted: 21 days ago