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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 194 208 184
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 17 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.17% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.17% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 21
Average salary £47,000 £40,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.04% -10.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +7.14%
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
4206 4737 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.56% 98.07% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3902 3311
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram 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 9 February 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
(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 +3 8 £47,000 -1.05% 3
Halifax -2 2 - -
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Specialist
Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (55.81%) Banking
2 22 (51.16%) Linux
3 21 (48.84%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
5 15 (34.88%) HP
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) Retail
7 12 (27.91%) Web Development
7 12 (27.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 12 (27.91%) VB
7 12 (27.91%) MySQL
7 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
8 11 (25.58%) .NET
8 11 (25.58%) Unix
8 11 (25.58%) Java
8 11 (25.58%) VMware
9 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
9 10 (23.26%) HP UCMDB
9 10 (23.26%) Python
10 9 (20.93%) C#
10 9 (20.93%) Software Delivery
11 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.60%) TIBCO
11 8 (18.60%) IBM
12 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (16.28%) FTP
12 7 (16.28%) HTTP
12 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (4.65%) JBoss
1 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.33%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.28%) FTP
2 7 (16.28%) HTTP
3 5 (11.63%) BIG-IP
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) HTTPS
3 5 (11.63%) SMTP
3 5 (11.63%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 24 (55.81%) Banking
2 18 (41.86%) Finance
3 14 (32.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (4.65%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) Ajax
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 21 (48.84%) Windows
3 11 (25.58%) Unix
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) AIX
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) zOS
6 1 (2.33%) HPUX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
1 12 (27.91%) Web Development
2 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
3 9 (20.93%) Software Delivery
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.95%) Service Management
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
7 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (6.98%) Line Management
10 2 (4.65%) Logistics
11 1 (2.33%) Content Management
11 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) VB
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 10 (23.26%) Python
4 9 (20.93%) C#
5 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
5 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 10 (23.26%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (13.95%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (11.63%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.65%) nmon
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) HP
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) IBM
3 8 (18.60%) TIBCO
4 7 (16.28%) Dynatrace
5 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
6 5 (11.63%) F5
6 5 (11.63%) NetIQ
6 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.33%) Adobe
9 1 (2.33%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market salary + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago