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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 256 214 214
Rank change year-on-year
-42 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 13 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 16
Average salary £47,500 £41,425 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +24.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,225 £33,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7188 5713 5932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.89% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 4511 4937
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,000 £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 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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 -35 6 £40,500 -5.48% 5
South Yorkshire -20 3 £52,500 +38.15%
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 16 (64.00%) Oracle
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) XML
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) J2EE
4 12 (48.00%) IBM
4 12 (48.00%) Banking
4 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (44.00%) Change Management
5 11 (44.00%) HP
5 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
6 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (40.00%) C#
6 10 (40.00%) C++
6 10 (40.00%) NCR
6 10 (40.00%) BASE24
6 10 (40.00%) ISO 8583
6 10 (40.00%) QA
6 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) Retail
8 8 (32.00%) Coaching
8 8 (32.00%) DB2
9 6 (24.00%) COBOL
9 6 (24.00%) ATM

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Lync
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) ATM
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) HTTP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSI
2 2 (8.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
General
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) XML
2 13 (52.00%) J2EE
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Tandem
2 6 (24.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (24.00%) EMV
2 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Change Management
2 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (32.00%) Coaching
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Licensing
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) B2B
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (40.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) COBOL
5 6 (24.00%) PL/1
5 6 (24.00%) JCL
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 2 (8.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO 8583
1 10 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Control-M
3 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.00%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
4 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (8.00%) AppDNA
4 2 (8.00%) SCDPM
4 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
4 2 (8.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) IBM
3 11 (44.00%) HP
4 10 (40.00%) NCR
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) VocaLink
6 5 (20.00%) Citrix
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (12.00%) Veritas
8 3 (12.00%) EMC
8 3 (12.00%) BMC
8 3 (12.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (12.00%) Sun
8 3 (12.00%) F5
9 2 (8.00%) hybris
9 2 (8.00%) ATG
10 1 (4.00%) Imperva
10 1 (4.00%) Cisco
10 1 (4.00%) Dell
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