The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +15.43%
Technical Specialist
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 488 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.28% 96.83% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 438 430 421
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear