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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 223 238 202
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 24 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 13
Average salary £43,000 £44,082 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.45% +11.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,250 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +11.11%
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
6635 6844 5033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.46% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5454 5453 3931
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
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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 +15 11 £45,000 +2.08%
South Yorkshire -2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 22 (44.90%) IBM
2 21 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 21 (42.86%) Banking
2 21 (42.86%) Retail
3 19 (38.78%) Windows
4 18 (36.73%) Linux
5 16 (32.65%) Internet
5 16 (32.65%) Online Banking
5 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (28.57%) HP
7 13 (26.53%) Middleware
8 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.45%) zOS
9 11 (22.45%) AIX
9 11 (22.45%) Solaris
9 11 (22.45%) XML
9 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.41%) SAN
11 9 (18.37%) ITIL
11 9 (18.37%) UNIX
11 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (16.33%) VMware
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
13 7 (14.29%) jQuery
13 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (14.29%) NHibernate
13 7 (14.29%) Ajax

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) InfoPath
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Internet
2 10 (20.41%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) Intranet
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 7 (14.29%) NUnit
1 7 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 7 (14.29%) NCover
1 7 (14.29%) FxCop
General
1 21 (42.86%) Banking
1 21 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Electronics
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Middleware
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 7 (14.29%) Ajax
3 7 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 7 (14.29%) jQuery
3 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (8.16%) J2EE
4 4 (8.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Online Banking
1 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.29%) User Experience
4 5 (10.20%) Private Cloud
4 5 (10.20%) LPAR
4 5 (10.20%) FlexPod
5 3 (6.12%) DataPower
6 2 (4.08%) NHS
6 2 (4.08%) DTV
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
3 11 (22.45%) zOS
3 11 (22.45%) AIX
3 11 (22.45%) Solaris
4 9 (18.37%) UNIX
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) ITIL
4 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.29%) SOA
4 7 (14.29%) RDF
4 7 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 7 (14.29%) MVC
4 7 (14.29%) Workflow
4 7 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 7 (14.29%) Analytics
4 7 (14.29%) Functional Programming
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.20%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) Process Management
6 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.29%) C#
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.20%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.12%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) TeamSite
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
2 2 (4.08%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) IBM
2 14 (28.57%) HP
3 8 (16.33%) VMware
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle
6 5 (10.20%) Hitachi
6 5 (10.20%) NetApp
6 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.16%) IronPort
7 4 (8.16%) hybris
7 4 (8.16%) Websense
7 4 (8.16%) ATG
8 3 (6.12%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) Avaya
9 2 (4.08%) SAP
9 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.04%) F5
10 1 (2.04%) Cisco
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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