Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 14 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 67 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.07% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.19% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.94% +10.77% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £39,000 £33,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £34,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +39.71% -17.58% -13.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 449 538 964
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 98.90% 99.48%
Number of salaries quoted 322 494 839
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,174 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,195 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.43% - +2.51%

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in Suffolk

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in Suffolk

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 14 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 Suffolk region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Engineering

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

Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared