The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 301 298 309
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 24 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 19
Average salary £53,500 £51,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +11.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11412 11150 12163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 93.20% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9543 9780 11085
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Specialist
London

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 30 July 2014.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) Banking
4 13 (27.66%) Python
5 11 (23.40%) ITIL
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle
6 10 (21.28%) Windows
6 10 (21.28%) Degree
7 9 (19.15%) Project Management
8 8 (17.02%) UNIX
8 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
8 8 (17.02%) Asset Management
8 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
8 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (14.89%) Hedge funds
9 7 (14.89%) Change Management
9 7 (14.89%) Workflow
9 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
9 7 (14.89%) Physics
9 7 (14.89%) Java
9 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.77%) Cisco
10 6 (12.77%) SunGard
10 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
10 6 (12.77%) OO
10 6 (12.77%) Front Arena
10 6 (12.77%) VMware
10 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
10 6 (12.77%) Portfolio Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (6.38%) WorkSite
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.26%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) ArcInfo
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Front Arena
2 2 (4.26%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Kerberos
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.38%) Intranet
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) Extranet
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) NAS
3 1 (2.13%) Multicast
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.13%) WLAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) DB2
3 3 (6.38%) IDOL
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Redmine
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) REST
5 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.89%) Hedge funds
2 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.89%) Physics
3 4 (8.51%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) GIS
5 2 (4.26%) Equities
5 2 (4.26%) Open Source
5 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.13%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.13%) EMC Centera
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.13%) AS400
6 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) UNIX
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) Asset Management
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) Workflow
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
5 6 (12.77%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Change Control
7 3 (6.38%) Release Management
7 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Information Management
7 3 (6.38%) Document Management
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.26%) Web Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.26%) R
7 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) VCP5
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) SCOM
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) WMI
3 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.13%) SCSM
4 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) SunGard
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Actimize
5 3 (6.38%) JBoss
6 2 (4.26%) Interwoven
6 2 (4.26%) Avaya
6 2 (4.26%) NetApp
6 2 (4.26%) Veritas
6 2 (4.26%) Google
6 2 (4.26%) ESRI
7 1 (2.13%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.13%) IronPort
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) EMC
7 1 (2.13%) Lotus
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