The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 180 214 220
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 13 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.36% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 11
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
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
3549 4575 5173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.05% 98.13% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 3856 4296
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Surrey

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Camberley - 3 £45,000 -
Guildford +12 1 £70,000 -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Surrey region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (66.67%) DB2
3 20 (66.67%) ATM
3 20 (66.67%) EFT
3 20 (66.67%) BASE24
3 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) Firewall
6 4 (13.33%) VPN
6 4 (13.33%) Unix
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) SLA
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (10.00%) NetApp
7 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.67%) SIEM

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (66.67%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) ATM
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) IPsec
5 1 (3.33%) MPLS
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) DB2
1 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) iBATIS
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) EFT
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Android
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL
1 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) High Availability
2 2 (6.67%) Information Security
2 2 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.33%) Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.33%) Presales
3 1 (3.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (3.33%) Server Building
3 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.33%) System Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) FireEye
6 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat