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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 242 250 313
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 4 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.53% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.56% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 12
Median salary £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £72,500 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,082
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.08%
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
5713 8255 10903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.05% 95.78% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 7176 9162
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 11 (52.38%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) SLA
4 6 (28.57%) MCSE
4 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (23.81%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
5 5 (23.81%) XMPP
5 5 (23.81%) CCVP
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP

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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
4 4 (19.05%) MQSeries
4 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (9.52%) IIS
6 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (52.38%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (23.81%) XMPP
2 4 (19.05%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) SonicMQ
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) DataPower
1 4 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) AIX
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Change Control
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Quantitative Trading
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP Voice
2 5 (23.81%) CCVP
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCSM
2 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) BT
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) NICE Systems
3 4 (19.05%) Red Box
4 2 (9.52%) MobileIron
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) RightFax
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Veritas
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle