Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Technical Specialist
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 107 81
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.61% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.082% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -38.46% +30.00%
10th Percentile £32,400 £37,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £35,200 £42,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £29,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +18.64% -33.71% -8.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 922 1222 917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.32% 94.36% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 704 880 692
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Merseyside

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Merseyside

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +26 3 - -
Wirral - 3 £35,000 -
Technical Specialist
North West

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Merseyside region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (50.00%) BAPI
2 3 (50.00%) LSMW
2 3 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) ABAP
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) SAPscript
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) IDoc
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) LSMW
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) BAPI
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) IDoc
1 3 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (50.00%) SEO
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) SAP