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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 378 430 409
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 58 40 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 45
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
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
17700 20708 22353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15103 16876 18054
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +18 20 £60,000 +20.00%
Hampshire +16 18 £24,000 -46.66% 1
Surrey +26 13 £60,000 +26.31%
Kent - 4 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,707 -
Buckinghamshire +21 1 £22,000 -28.45%
Technical Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 55 (40.15%) Windows
2 34 (24.82%) Java
3 32 (23.36%) Oracle
4 30 (21.90%) Active Directory
5 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
6 27 (19.71%) SQL Server
6 27 (19.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (18.25%) Linux
7 25 (18.25%) Windows Server
8 24 (17.52%) PowerShell
9 23 (16.79%) ITIL
10 22 (16.06%) Cisco
11 21 (15.33%) DB2
12 20 (14.60%) ATM
12 20 (14.60%) EFT
12 20 (14.60%) BASE24
12 20 (14.60%) Relational Database
13 18 (13.14%) Unix
14 17 (12.41%) SQL
15 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (10.95%) VMware
16 15 (10.95%) Configuration Management
17 13 (9.49%) DNS
17 13 (9.49%) Retail
18 12 (8.76%) EMC
18 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
18 12 (8.76%) VBScript
18 12 (8.76%) 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 7 (5.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.38%) JBoss
3 5 (3.65%) Apache
3 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.65%) IIS
3 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.92%) SAS
5 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.19%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.46%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (14.60%) BASE24
2 2 (1.46%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.73%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.60%) ATM
2 13 (9.49%) DNS
3 10 (7.30%) DHCP
3 10 (7.30%) Firewall
4 8 (5.84%) Ethernet
4 8 (5.84%) MPLS
4 8 (5.84%) SAN
5 5 (3.65%) Intranet
5 5 (3.65%) VPN
5 5 (3.65%) WAN
6 4 (2.92%) NAS
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.19%) Skype
8 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.46%) Internet
8 2 (1.46%) IPsec
8 2 (1.46%) LAN
8 2 (1.46%) SSL
8 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.33%) DB2
3 20 (14.60%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.46%) MS Access
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.73%) Big Data
6 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.73%) MySQL
6 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Hudson
1 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.46%) Maven
2 2 (1.46%) Subversion
2 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.73%) Android Studio
General
1 13 (9.49%) Retail
2 12 (8.76%) Finance
3 10 (7.30%) Banking
4 6 (4.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (2.19%) HTML
2 3 (2.19%) Middleware
2 3 (2.19%) Web Services
2 3 (2.19%) XML
3 2 (1.46%) CSS
3 2 (1.46%) ELK Stack
3 2 (1.46%) SAML
3 2 (1.46%) Servlets
4 1 (0.73%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.73%) iBATIS
4 1 (0.73%) J2EE
4 1 (0.73%) JSP
4 1 (0.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) EFT
2 7 (5.11%) EPoS
3 5 (3.65%) PKI
4 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.46%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.46%) SystemC
6 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.73%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.73%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.15%) Windows
2 27 (19.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.25%) Linux
3 25 (18.25%) Windows Server
4 18 (13.14%) Unix
5 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.84%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.38%) AIX
9 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.92%) HPUX
10 4 (2.92%) Solaris
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.73%) Android
12 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.73%) CentOS
12 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.79%) ITIL
2 15 (10.95%) Configuration Management
3 12 (8.76%) Service Management
4 11 (8.03%) DevOps
5 10 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.57%) CRM
7 8 (5.84%) Release Management
7 8 (5.84%) SDLC
8 7 (5.11%) Network Management
8 7 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.38%) Business Development
9 6 (4.38%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.38%) ERP
9 6 (4.38%) Time Management
10 5 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.65%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.65%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (3.65%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.82%) Java
2 24 (17.52%) PowerShell
3 17 (12.41%) SQL
4 12 (8.76%) VBScript
5 7 (5.11%) Python
6 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.19%) Korn
7 3 (2.19%) Perl
7 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.73%) C#
8 1 (0.73%) C++
8 1 (0.73%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (0.73%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.57%) Degree
3 8 (5.84%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.65%) MCSE
6 4 (2.92%) CCNP
7 3 (2.19%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.46%) CCNA
8 2 (1.46%) CCSA
8 2 (1.46%) CCSE
8 2 (1.46%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.46%) MCTS
9 1 (0.73%) MCITP
9 1 (0.73%) MCSA
9 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.11%) SLA
3 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 30 (21.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.46%) Docker
5 2 (1.46%) Shibboleth
5 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.73%) KVM
6 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.73%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.73%) XenApp
6 1 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (3.65%) Ansible
2 5 (3.65%) Puppet
3 3 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.19%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.46%) Legato
4 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.46%) SCCM
4 2 (1.46%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.73%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.73%) Simpana
Vendors
1 32 (23.36%) Oracle
2 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.06%) Cisco
4 15 (10.95%) VMware
5 12 (8.76%) EMC
6 11 (8.03%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.57%) Juniper
8 8 (5.84%) NetApp
8 8 (5.84%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (5.11%) Citrix
9 7 (5.11%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (5.11%) HP
9 7 (5.11%) SevOne
10 6 (4.38%) SAP
11 4 (2.92%) CA
11 4 (2.92%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.92%) Infoblox
11 4 (2.92%) Veeam
12 3 (2.19%) ATG
12 3 (2.19%) Mitel
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