Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 24 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 81 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.14% 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Slough median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +17.98%
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -8.33% +17.07% +40.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 676 765 1276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 94.80% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 595 675 1045
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £25,850 £30,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Slough

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Slough

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware