Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Specialist
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 243 247
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 21 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.32% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 12
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +38.46% -35.96%
10th Percentile £38,350 £34,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £63,250 £41,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,328 6,591 6,370
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 96.60% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,126 5,668 5,463
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,905 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.01% +2.26% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Technical Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Hampshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Hampshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Specialist in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Specialist in Hampshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -27 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Southampton +2 5 £41,500 -15.74%
Farnborough +6 2 - -
Eastleigh -10 2 £46,500 -7.00%
Tadley - 1 - -
Technical Specialist
South East

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Technical Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) SLA
3 11 (52.38%) Change Management
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 8 (38.10%) XML Messaging
6 8 (38.10%) PMP
6 8 (38.10%) PMI Certification
6 8 (38.10%) B2B
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) XML
6 8 (38.10%) SSL
6 8 (38.10%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
9 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (14.29%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 3 (14.29%) NetWeaver
9 3 (14.29%) SAP
9 3 (14.29%) AIX
10 2 (9.52%) ABAP
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.52%) VoIP
10 2 (9.52%) VPN

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) NetWeaver
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) XML
1 8 (38.10%) XML Messaging
2 3 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (4.76%) CGI
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
3 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 8 (38.10%) B2B
5 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.52%) Service Design
7 2 (9.52%) SIEM
7 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) ITSM
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) ABAP
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (38.10%) PMI Certification
2 8 (38.10%) PMP
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Bomgar
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) CyberArk
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase