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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 191 206 159
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 19 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.17% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 8
Average salary £43,000 £80,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% +107.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £80,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4520 4775 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.71% 96.91% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3818 2590
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Leeds +18 15 £43,000 -46.25% 2
Halifax +3 4 £47,000 -
Technical Specialist
Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (33.33%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Retail
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) XML
3 9 (27.27%) IBM
4 7 (21.21%) RDF
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.21%) SOA
4 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
4 7 (21.21%) C#
4 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.21%) .NET
4 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Workflow
4 7 (21.21%) NUnit
4 7 (21.21%) CruiseControl
4 7 (21.21%) Ajax
4 7 (21.21%) InfoPath
4 7 (21.21%) NHibernate
4 7 (21.21%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
4 7 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (21.21%) NCover

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
1 7 (21.21%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) Intranet
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
1 7 (21.21%) CruiseControl
1 7 (21.21%) NCover
1 7 (21.21%) FxCop
General
1 11 (33.33%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) XML
2 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) Ajax
2 7 (21.21%) NHibernate
2 7 (21.21%) jQuery
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (12.12%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) LPAR
2 5 (15.15%) Online Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) DataPower
5 2 (6.06%) NHS
5 2 (6.06%) DTV
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) MVC
2 7 (21.21%) Workflow
2 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) SOA
2 7 (21.21%) RDF
2 7 (21.21%) PRINCE
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (21.21%) Software Architecture
2 7 (21.21%) Analytics
2 7 (21.21%) Functional Programming
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Process Management
4 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCSA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) TeamSite
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) IBM
2 5 (15.15%) Avaya
2 5 (15.15%) Hitachi
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) F5
5 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) ATG
6 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.03%) hybris
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