The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 76 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.16% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.57% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +11.25%
Technical Specialist
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
601 706 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.16% 98.60% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 491 650 655
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Southampton

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Southampton region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft