The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £38,875 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Technical Specialist
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 139 163
Rank change year-on-year -4 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.088% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.092% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Median salary £38,875 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.20% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2055 2181 2807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.39% 96.12% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1820 2246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Hertfordshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Hertfordshire

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Specialist in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Specialist in Hertfordshire

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -10 2 £22,750 -62.08%
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £55,000 -
Technical Specialist
East of England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Nintex
2 1 (33.33%) Yammer
2 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signage

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
1 1 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Nintex