The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 203 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 37 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.12% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 3
Average salary £46,688 £32,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.90% -20.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £24,800 £38,762
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £36,400 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.12% -0.31%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 31 £47,500 -
Somerset - 3 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -1 2 - - 1
Bristol -7 1 £42,500 +22.30%
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 44 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (53.03%) Finance
3 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
4 27 (40.91%) Systems Analysis
5 23 (34.85%) Oracle
6 22 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (30.30%) PeopleSoft
8 19 (28.79%) C#
9 18 (27.27%) Web Services
9 18 (27.27%) Hyperion
9 18 (27.27%) Analytics
10 17 (25.76%) Oracle Payables
10 17 (25.76%) Oracle General Ledger
10 17 (25.76%) General Ledger
10 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
11 16 (24.24%) .NET
12 15 (22.73%) Data Modelling
13 13 (19.70%) Technical Analysis
14 12 (18.18%) UML
14 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (18.18%) Information Management
15 11 (16.67%) Banking
15 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
15 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 11 (16.67%) HTML
16 10 (15.15%) MSMQ
16 10 (15.15%) SOA
16 10 (15.15%) Android
16 10 (15.15%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.58%) Site Server
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
Business Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 17 (25.76%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (3.03%) VoIP
3 2 (3.03%) VPN
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) NAS
4 1 (1.52%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.52%) SNMP
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) General Ledger
3 11 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) Web Services
2 16 (24.24%) .NET
3 11 (16.67%) HTML
4 10 (15.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 10 (15.15%) HTML5
4 10 (15.15%) MSMQ
5 9 (13.64%) Middleware
6 6 (9.09%) SOAP
7 5 (7.58%) JSON
7 5 (7.58%) WCF
7 5 (7.58%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.15%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.12%) Mainframe
4 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Android
1 10 (15.15%) Apple iOS
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Windows
4 4 (6.06%) UNIX
5 3 (4.55%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (40.91%) Systems Analysis
3 22 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (27.27%) Analytics
5 15 (22.73%) Data Modelling
6 13 (19.70%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (18.18%) Information Management
7 12 (18.18%) UML
8 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (15.15%) SOA
9 10 (15.15%) MVC
10 8 (12.12%) CRM
11 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.58%) BPEL
12 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.06%) ITIL
14 3 (4.55%) Time Management
15 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) C#
2 9 (13.64%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.03%) Korn
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) MCP
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 20 (30.30%) PeopleSoft
3 18 (27.27%) Hyperion
4 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix
6 6 (9.09%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.03%) Symantec
7 2 (3.03%) ATG
7 2 (3.03%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.52%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Sun
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