The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 107 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.082% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £31,000 £22,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1207 1298 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.45% 96.01% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 1139 1193
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in West Sussex

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley -9 1 £31,000 +16.98%
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Nimsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Nimsoft