The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 301 312 315
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 17 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 14
Average salary £55,000 £57,200 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £44,100 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
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
10361 11315 11705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.36% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8883 9838 10748
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £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%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Banking
2 17 (38.64%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) UNIX
4 12 (27.27%) Oracle
5 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (22.73%) ITIL
7 9 (20.45%) Perl
7 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
7 9 (20.45%) VMware
8 8 (18.18%) WebSphere
8 8 (18.18%) Windows
8 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
9 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
9 7 (15.91%) SAN
9 7 (15.91%) Veritas
9 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
10 6 (13.64%) NetBackup
10 6 (13.64%) Python
10 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.64%) Analytics
11 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (11.36%) NAS
11 5 (11.36%) DB2
11 5 (11.36%) Solaris
11 5 (11.36%) Java
11 5 (11.36%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.82%) WorkSite
4 2 (4.55%) CICS
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) NAS
4 4 (9.09%) Intranet
4 4 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
6 2 (4.55%) Extranet
7 1 (2.27%) Multicast
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) DB2
3 3 (6.82%) IDOL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Redmine
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Law
3 3 (6.82%) Billing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) J2EE
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.82%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Equities
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.27%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (2.27%) AS400
6 1 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.27%) EMC Centera
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) UNIX
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.36%) Solaris
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.64%) Analytics
4 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (6.82%) Change Control
5 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Release Management
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.82%) Information Management
5 3 (6.82%) Document Management
5 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Web Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) Wealth Management
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Perl
3 6 (13.64%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.55%) VBA
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) COBOL
7 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) VCP5
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
3 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (6.82%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 3 (6.82%) SCVMM
3 3 (6.82%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (6.82%) Control-M
4 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.55%) SCSM
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Veritas
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) Actimize
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) EMC
5 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (6.82%) F5
6 3 (6.82%) BMC
6 3 (6.82%) Hitachi
6 3 (6.82%) Sun
7 2 (4.55%) MKS
7 2 (4.55%) Charles River
7 2 (4.55%) Apple
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Interwoven
7 2 (4.55%) SAP
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago