The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 240 265 340
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 18 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 21
Median salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,695
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Technical 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
6034 9797 12479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.88% 94.68% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5505 8401 10506
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Banking
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) LAN
5 9 (30.00%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) Unix
7 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (23.33%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
7 7 (23.33%) IBM Integration Bus
7 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.00%) SLA
8 6 (20.00%) MCSE
9 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.67%) IBM
9 5 (16.67%) Retail
9 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
10 4 (13.33%) VMware
10 4 (13.33%) BT
10 4 (13.33%) CCVP
10 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.33%) MQSeries
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Quicktime
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LAN
1 9 (30.00%) WAN
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (53.33%) Banking
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (6.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 4 (13.33%) XMPP
3 1 (3.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.33%) DataPower
2 4 (13.33%) Hedge funds
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (13.33%) SWIFT
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) PMI
5 1 (3.33%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (3.33%) iSeries
5 1 (3.33%) Streaming Media
5 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) AIX
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Quantitative Trading
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Content Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) CCNP
2 4 (13.33%) CCNP Voice
2 4 (13.33%) CCVP
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) BT
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) NICE Systems
3 4 (13.33%) Red Box
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,000 - depending on level of experience + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago