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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Messaging Specialist
Rank 317 312 327
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 1 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.077% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 11
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £47,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.18% +19.37%
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 4 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (50.00%) Equities
3 3 (50.00%) Front Office
3 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) IronPort
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
General
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (66.67%) Rendezvous
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Equities
1 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) IronPort
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) 29West