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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 201 190 195
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 8 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.18% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
Technical Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4310 4237 4711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.80% 95.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3396 3876
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Surrey

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (63.64%) Citrix
3 21 (63.64%) Firewall
4 20 (60.61%) Cisco
5 18 (54.55%) VMware
5 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (42.42%) Degree
6 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
7 13 (39.39%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (36.36%) XenApp
8 12 (36.36%) MS Project
8 12 (36.36%) MetaFrame
9 10 (30.30%) Oracle
10 9 (27.27%) ITIL
10 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
11 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
11 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (24.24%) UNIX
11 8 (24.24%) VPN
12 6 (18.18%) Finance
12 6 (18.18%) SAN
12 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
13 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
13 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
13 5 (15.15%) 3PAR
13 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (15.15%) NHS

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
3 8 (24.24%) VPN
4 6 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.03%) Intranet
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Korean Language
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) JSP
1 2 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) AS400
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 8 (24.24%) UNIX
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
4 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.03%) Campaign Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.03%) ERP
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) Customer Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MOS
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (39.39%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (36.36%) XenApp
4 12 (36.36%) MetaFrame
5 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Citrix
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco
3 18 (54.55%) VMware
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle
6 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 5 (15.15%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.06%) hybris
8 1 (3.03%) Polycom
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Sybase
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Avaya
8 1 (3.03%) Apple
8 1 (3.03%) Wyse
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