The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 16 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 393 381 401
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 54 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 39
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,400 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 21 £39,500 +2.59% 2
Surrey -9 13 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -5 7 £24,500 -38.75%
West Sussex +6 5 £22,250 -50.55%
Hampshire -8 4 £30,750 -18.00% 2
Middlesex +5 2 £57,500 +59.72%
Buckinghamshire -13 1 - -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (33.33%) SQL
1 35 (33.33%) Windows
2 29 (27.62%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.76%) Finance
4 25 (23.81%) UNIX
5 24 (22.86%) Linux
6 20 (19.05%) IBM
7 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
7 19 (18.10%) Oracle
7 19 (18.10%) SAN
8 18 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (17.14%) AIX
8 18 (17.14%) Solaris
9 17 (16.19%) HPUX
9 17 (16.19%) Hitachi
9 17 (16.19%) EMC
10 16 (15.24%) Red Hat
10 16 (15.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (14.29%) Replication
11 15 (14.29%) Clustering
11 15 (14.29%) SUSE
11 15 (14.29%) Sun
12 13 (12.38%) VMware
12 13 (12.38%) German Language
13 12 (11.43%) SharePoint
13 12 (11.43%) ITIL
13 12 (11.43%) .NET
13 12 (11.43%) Migration
14 11 (10.48%) HTML
14 11 (10.48%) Active Directory

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.62%) Lync
4 4 (3.81%) IIS
5 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.95%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.95%) Resin
6 1 (0.95%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.95%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.95%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) SaaS
2 4 (3.81%) Google Apps
2 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.10%) SAN
2 8 (7.62%) BGP
3 7 (6.67%) Firewall
3 7 (6.67%) DNS
4 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.76%) DHCP
6 4 (3.81%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.81%) DMZ
6 4 (3.81%) VoIP
7 3 (2.86%) NAS
8 2 (1.90%) VLAN
8 2 (1.90%) FTP
9 1 (0.95%) PBX
9 1 (0.95%) CTI
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) DB2
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) Informix
5 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.95%) Big Data
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.95%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.95%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (24.76%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) German Language
3 11 (10.48%) French Language
4 9 (8.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Russian Language
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.95%) Billing
7 1 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) .NET
2 11 (10.48%) HTML
3 9 (8.57%) JRules
4 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.71%) Web Services
5 5 (4.76%) Java SE
5 5 (4.76%) Java EE
6 4 (3.81%) XML
6 4 (3.81%) XSD
6 4 (3.81%) XSLT
7 2 (1.90%) JNI
8 1 (0.95%) J2EE
8 1 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Replication
1 15 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) Statistics
3 2 (1.90%) PKI
3 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.33%) Windows
2 25 (23.81%) UNIX
3 24 (22.86%) Linux
4 18 (17.14%) AIX
4 18 (17.14%) Solaris
5 17 (16.19%) HPUX
6 16 (15.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (14.29%) SUSE
8 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.90%) Android
11 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.90%) zOS
11 2 (1.90%) MVS
11 2 (1.90%) Tru64
11 2 (1.90%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (11.43%) ITIL
2 12 (11.43%) Migration
3 9 (8.57%) Data Migration
4 8 (7.62%) Data Analysis
5 7 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.81%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.81%) Change Management
6 4 (3.81%) Scrum
6 4 (3.81%) CRM
6 4 (3.81%) OOD
6 4 (3.81%) UML
6 4 (3.81%) OO
7 3 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.86%) Service Management
7 3 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.86%) Release Management
8 2 (1.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (1.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (9.52%) Java
3 9 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.81%) Google Apps Script
5 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) Python
6 2 (1.90%) Perl
6 2 (1.90%) VBScript
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) IBM Certification
3 4 (3.81%) ISEB
4 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.90%) MCITP
5 2 (1.90%) CISM
5 2 (1.90%) OCP
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.90%) CISSP
5 2 (1.90%) HNC
5 2 (1.90%) MCP
6 1 (0.95%) MCSE
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) HL7
2 6 (5.71%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.90%) XenApp
4 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.95%) Foglight
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.05%) IBM
3 19 (18.10%) Oracle
4 17 (16.19%) Hitachi
4 17 (16.19%) EMC
5 16 (15.24%) Red Hat
6 15 (14.29%) Sun
7 13 (12.38%) VMware
8 9 (8.57%) Citrix
9 7 (6.67%) Cisco
9 7 (6.67%) Cordys
10 4 (3.81%) Google
10 4 (3.81%) Novell
10 4 (3.81%) Sybase
11 3 (2.86%) Lotus
11 3 (2.86%) Apple
12 2 (1.90%) Brocade
12 2 (1.90%) Polycom
12 2 (1.90%) Verint
12 2 (1.90%) Avaya
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