The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 205 157 178
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 2 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.040% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 4
Average salary £44,082 £45,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.11% +10.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,347 £32,650 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,816 £53,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +17.56%
Technical Specialist
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4796 3391 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.60% 94.33% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3765 2658 2994
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Leeds -53 2 £44,082 -2.04% 1
Technical Specialist
Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (78.26%) Banking
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 12 (52.17%) AIX
5 11 (47.83%) HP
6 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
6 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (39.13%) Perl
7 9 (39.13%) UNIX
7 9 (39.13%) Solaris
8 8 (34.78%) IBM
9 6 (26.09%) HTML
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) VB
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
10 5 (21.74%) MySQL
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) BMC
10 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
10 5 (21.74%) Netcool
10 5 (21.74%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
10 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
10 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
10 5 (21.74%) SCCM
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
11 4 (17.39%) Firewall
11 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
11 4 (17.39%) Windows 7

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 18 (78.26%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) WinForms
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) AIX
4 9 (39.13%) Solaris
4 9 (39.13%) UNIX
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.70%) zOS
8 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) VB
2 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
1 5 (21.74%) Netcool
1 5 (21.74%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) HP
2 8 (34.78%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) BMC
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Imperva
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Twitter
7 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago