The median annual salary for a Technical Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 102 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £44,031 £47,402 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.11% -0.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1009 1083 1087
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.44% 97.30% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 923 977 936
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Specialist in West Sussex

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Technical Specialist in West Sussex

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Sussex region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) HNC
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) HNC
1 3 (75.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) 3PAR