The table below looks at the statistics for the Messaging Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Messaging Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Specialist
Rank 312 323 315
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 2 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.097% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 12
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+45.94% +15.62%
Messaging Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10399 11318 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.53% 93.03% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8943 9838 10350
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Messaging Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Messaging Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Messaging Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist across the City of London region.

Messaging Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Messaging Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Messaging Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Messaging Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Messaging Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Messaging Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (60.00%) Rendezvous
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (40.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) QuickFIX
4 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) 29West
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Computing

Messaging Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Messaging Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Messaging Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Rendezvous
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (20.00%) QuickFIX
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) 29West