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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 240 221 213
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 22 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.58% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 5
Average salary £43,000 £43,164 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.37% +43.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £55,250 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.49% -6.47%
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
6984 7196 5597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.87% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5598 5709 4416
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
West Yorkshire +1 19 £43,000 +9.10% 4
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (28.57%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
2 9 (25.71%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) HP
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.14%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.29%) SOA
5 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.29%) .NET
5 5 (14.29%) IIS
5 5 (14.29%) MS Office
5 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 5 (14.29%) Perl

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
1 5 (14.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) BASE24
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Intranet
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) ATM
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.29%) NUnit
1 5 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 5 (14.29%) NCover
1 5 (14.29%) FxCop
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) Ajax
2 5 (14.29%) NHibernate
2 5 (14.29%) jQuery
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Online Banking
3 4 (11.43%) LPAR
4 2 (5.71%) EMV
4 2 (5.71%) NHS
4 2 (5.71%) DTV
4 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Tandem
4 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
2 6 (17.14%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) Workflow
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.29%) SOA
3 5 (14.29%) B2B
3 5 (14.29%) RDF
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Time Management
3 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Content Management
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 4 (11.43%) Process Management
4 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) PL/1
5 2 (5.71%) JCL
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) CCENT
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCSA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 8583
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco
1 7 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Avaya
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Hitachi
5 2 (5.71%) NCR
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) VocaLink
5 2 (5.71%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
City, Leeds
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Negotiable, DOE. Plus Private Healthcare.
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: From £39,239 to £47,088 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £54850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago