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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 387 426 428
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 71 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 48
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +11.80%
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
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -6 24 £47,500 -5.00%
Hampshire +26 20 £45,875 +1.94% 1
Surrey - 15 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £32,500 +5.69%
Oxfordshire -2 2 £45,707 -16.89%
Kent - 2 £25,000 -
West Sussex -3 1 £45,000 +45.16%
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 64 (41.03%) Windows
2 46 (29.49%) Microsoft
3 39 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 35 (22.44%) Active Directory
5 32 (20.51%) Linux
6 31 (19.87%) Oracle
6 31 (19.87%) Cisco
7 30 (19.23%) Java
7 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (18.59%) SQL
9 27 (17.31%) Finance
9 27 (17.31%) PowerShell
10 26 (16.67%) Retail
11 23 (14.74%) SQL Server
12 22 (14.10%) ITIL
12 22 (14.10%) Configuration Management
13 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
14 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (12.82%) Banking
14 20 (12.82%) CRM
15 19 (12.18%) EFT
15 19 (12.18%) ATM
15 19 (12.18%) EMC
15 19 (12.18%) DB2
15 19 (12.18%) VMware
15 19 (12.18%) BASE24
15 19 (12.18%) Relational Database
16 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (11.54%) DNS
16 18 (11.54%) Service 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 12 (7.69%) SAS
2 11 (7.05%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.21%) IIS
4 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.21%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.56%) JBoss
5 4 (2.56%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.92%) Apache
6 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Office
2 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (12.18%) BASE24
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.28%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.18%) ATM
2 18 (11.54%) DNS
3 15 (9.62%) Ethernet
4 14 (8.97%) DHCP
4 14 (8.97%) MPLS
5 12 (7.69%) SAN
6 11 (7.05%) Firewall
7 7 (4.49%) WAN
8 6 (3.85%) NAS
9 5 (3.21%) Intranet
9 5 (3.21%) VPN
10 4 (2.56%) Skype
10 4 (2.56%) SSL
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.92%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.28%) Internet
12 2 (1.28%) IPsec
12 2 (1.28%) LAN
12 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.18%) DB2
2 19 (12.18%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.41%) MS Access
4 5 (3.21%) DataStage
4 5 (3.21%) QualityStage
5 4 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Big Data
7 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.64%) OLAP
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (17.31%) Finance
2 26 (16.67%) Retail
3 20 (12.82%) Banking
4 8 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) Web Services
1 5 (3.21%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (1.92%) .NET
2 3 (1.92%) HTML
2 3 (1.92%) XML
3 2 (1.28%) CSS
3 2 (1.28%) Middleware
3 2 (1.28%) SAML
3 2 (1.28%) Servlets
4 1 (0.64%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.64%) JSP
4 1 (0.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) EFT
2 10 (6.41%) Credit Risk
3 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.77%) EPoS
4 7 (4.49%) PKI
5 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.28%) SystemC
7 1 (0.64%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.64%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 64 (41.03%) Windows
2 39 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 32 (20.51%) Linux
4 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.26%) Unix
6 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 10 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.49%) AIX
10 6 (3.85%) Windows 10
10 6 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.92%) HPUX
12 3 (1.92%) Solaris
13 2 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.10%) Configuration Management
1 22 (14.10%) ITIL
2 20 (12.82%) CRM
3 18 (11.54%) Service Management
4 14 (8.97%) Network Management
4 14 (8.97%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 12 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 12 (7.69%) Validation
7 11 (7.05%) ERP
7 11 (7.05%) SDLC
8 10 (6.41%) Data Management
8 10 (6.41%) ETL
9 9 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.13%) Business Development
10 8 (5.13%) DevOps
10 8 (5.13%) Migration
10 8 (5.13%) Project Management
10 8 (5.13%) Time Management
11 7 (4.49%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.23%) Java
2 29 (18.59%) SQL
3 27 (17.31%) PowerShell
4 11 (7.05%) VBScript
5 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.92%) Korn
5 3 (1.92%) Perl
5 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.64%) C#
7 1 (0.64%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (0.64%) Python
7 1 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.62%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) Degree
4 8 (5.13%) MCSE
4 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.21%) CCNP
7 4 (2.56%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (1.28%) CCA
8 2 (1.28%) CCNA
8 2 (1.28%) CCSA
8 2 (1.28%) CCSE
8 2 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.28%) MCP
8 2 (1.28%) RHCT
8 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (22.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.21%) vSphere
5 4 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.92%) XenServer
7 2 (1.28%) Shibboleth
7 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.64%) KVM
8 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (6.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (3.21%) SCCM
3 4 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.92%) Ansible
4 3 (1.92%) Puppet
4 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.28%) Legato
5 2 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.28%) SCOM
5 2 (1.28%) Simpana
5 2 (1.28%) vRealize
6 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.87%) Cisco
2 31 (19.87%) Oracle
3 19 (12.18%) EMC
3 19 (12.18%) VMware
4 16 (10.26%) Juniper
5 14 (8.97%) IBM
5 14 (8.97%) SevOne
6 13 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 11 (7.05%) HP
8 10 (6.41%) Citrix
9 9 (5.77%) Cyber-Ark
10 8 (5.13%) SAP
11 6 (3.85%) CA
11 6 (3.85%) Dell
11 6 (3.85%) Infoblox
11 6 (3.85%) NetApp
11 6 (3.85%) Veeam
12 5 (3.21%) Symantec
13 4 (2.56%) Sophos
Whiteley, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Specsavers
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Woking
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + 28 days' holiday, free parking, etc.
Posted: 22 days ago