Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 228 250
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 20 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.31% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 12
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% -16.19%
10th Percentile £37,125 £38,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £52,013
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 6,258 5,683 6,745
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 96.60% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5,115 4,938 5,941
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 - 8 £50,000 - 1
Southampton -8 4 £43,750 -12.50%
Eastleigh -25 2 £46,500 +9.41%
Fareham - 2 - -
Havant - 1 £52,500 -
Tadley - 1 - -
Technical Specialist
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 11 (55.00%) Change Management
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) SLA
4 7 (35.00%) B2B
4 7 (35.00%) SSL
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (35.00%) PMP
4 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) XML Messaging
4 7 (35.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (15.00%) Retail
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) ABAP
8 2 (10.00%) C
8 2 (10.00%) LAN

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 2 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
1 7 (35.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Change Management
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) B2B
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Service Design
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) ABAP
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (35.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) PowerCLI
1 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (10.00%) vMotion
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (5.00%) HP