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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank 291 312 301
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 23 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 20
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,250 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 17 (45.95%) SQL
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 13 (35.14%) Banking
4 12 (32.43%) Perl
5 11 (29.73%) Java
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 9 (24.32%) Asset Management
7 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
7 8 (21.62%) Investment Management
8 7 (18.92%) Windows
8 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 7 (18.92%) HP
8 7 (18.92%) SAN
8 7 (18.92%) Veritas
8 7 (18.92%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) NetBackup
8 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (16.22%) UNIX
9 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.51%) C#
10 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
10 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (13.51%) Web Services
10 5 (13.51%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) CICS
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) Intranet
3 3 (8.11%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) DB2
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) QlikView
6 1 (2.70%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Billing
3 5 (13.51%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) XML Messaging
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Online Banking
1 5 (13.51%) Hedge funds
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Tandem
4 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) UNIX
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Asset Management
2 8 (21.62%) Investment Management
3 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Practice Management
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Fund Management
8 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Perl
3 11 (29.73%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) VBA
6 3 (8.11%) COBOL
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) SCVMM
3 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
4 3 (8.11%) SCSM
4 3 (8.11%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (8.11%) Control-M
5 2 (5.41%) Puppet
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) HP
2 7 (18.92%) Veritas
2 7 (18.92%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) BMC
5 3 (8.11%) Hitachi
5 3 (8.11%) Sun
5 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) EMC
5 3 (8.11%) AppSense
5 3 (8.11%) F5
5 3 (8.11%) Charles River
6 2 (5.41%) MKS
6 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 2 (5.41%) Lotus
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago