The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 238 254 222
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 22 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 28
Average salary £47,000 £40,500 £41,357
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.04% -2.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6084 6995 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.79% 98.09% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5089 5794 4935
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
West Yorkshire +23 17 £47,000 +16.04% 2
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 33 (60.00%) Banking
2 32 (58.18%) Windows
3 26 (47.27%) Linux
4 24 (43.64%) Retail
5 19 (34.55%) HP
6 18 (32.73%) Finance
7 17 (30.91%) IBM
8 16 (29.09%) Unix
9 15 (27.27%) HTML
10 13 (23.64%) VMware
11 12 (21.82%) Web Development
11 12 (21.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 12 (21.82%) VB
11 12 (21.82%) MySQL
11 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
12 11 (20.00%) Service Management
12 11 (20.00%) .NET
12 11 (20.00%) Java
12 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (18.18%) Python
13 10 (18.18%) HP UCMDB
13 10 (18.18%) Incident Management
14 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
14 9 (16.36%) C#
14 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
15 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
15 8 (14.55%) TIBCO
15 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) JBoss
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.73%) DNS
2 7 (12.73%) FTP
2 7 (12.73%) HTTP
2 7 (12.73%) Internet
2 7 (12.73%) SMTP
3 5 (9.09%) BIG-IP
3 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 5 (9.09%) SSL
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
5 3 (5.45%) Firewall
6 2 (3.64%) DHCP
6 2 (3.64%) SNMP
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 33 (60.00%) Banking
2 24 (43.64%) Retail
3 18 (32.73%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
4 1 (1.82%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 11 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (7.27%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Online Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) iSeries
3 5 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.09%) Tandem
4 1 (1.82%) DataPower
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Linux
3 16 (29.09%) Unix
4 6 (10.91%) AIX
4 6 (10.91%) Solaris
4 6 (10.91%) zOS
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) HPUX
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
1 12 (21.82%) Web Development
2 11 (20.00%) Service Management
3 10 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
4 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (5.45%) Line Management
11 2 (3.64%) Logistics
12 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
12 1 (1.82%) Content Management
12 1 (1.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) VB
2 11 (20.00%) Java
3 10 (18.18%) Python
4 9 (16.36%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.09%) Perl
5 5 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) CCNA
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.82%) CISM
2 1 (1.82%) CISSP
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 10 (18.18%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.64%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) HP
2 17 (30.91%) IBM
3 13 (23.64%) VMware
4 8 (14.55%) TIBCO
5 7 (12.73%) Dynatrace
6 6 (10.91%) Intel Security
7 5 (9.09%) F5
7 5 (9.09%) NetIQ
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle
8 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.82%) Adobe
10 1 (1.82%) Perforce
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ASDA
Salary: Market salary + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago