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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
London / City of London
Rank 225 231 290
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 3 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.44% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 13
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%

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
4873 6103 9601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.05% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5460 8400
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) iManage
1 2 (40.00%) Contract Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) CCVP
2 1 (20.00%) Equities

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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Contract Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (20.00%) CCVP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) iManage
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) LexisNexis
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase