The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 205 156 164
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 3 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.061% 0.48% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.51% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £44,082 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4745 3303 3378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.05% 93.97% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3781 2553 2792
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Specialist
Yorkshire

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 28 July 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 -48 2 £44,082 +31.58% 2
Halifax -15 1 - -
Technical Specialist
Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Banking
3 14 (41.18%) Linux
4 13 (38.24%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) AIX
6 11 (32.35%) HP
7 10 (29.41%) Incident Management
7 10 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (26.47%) IBM
8 9 (26.47%) Solaris
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) UNIX
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) Perl
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.65%) Internet
12 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
12 5 (14.71%) Netcool
12 5 (14.71%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
12 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
12 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.71%) BMC
12 5 (14.71%) NHS
12 5 (14.71%) SQL
12 5 (14.71%) MySQL
12 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 5 (14.71%) VB

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.94%) Lync
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) 2G
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQLite
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 19 (55.88%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (5.88%) JSON
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 2 (5.88%) RESTful
6 2 (5.88%) WinForms
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.88%) CGI
6 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 12 (35.29%) AIX
4 9 (26.47%) Solaris
4 9 (26.47%) UNIX
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Android
8 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Incident Management
1 10 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 4 (11.76%) BDD
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Android Development
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Perl
2 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) VB
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.76%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) CCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (14.71%) Netcool
1 5 (14.71%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) HP
2 9 (26.47%) IBM
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) BMC
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Imperva
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Twitter
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Siebel
7 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.94%) MKS
7 1 (2.94%) F5
Leeds
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
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