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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 261 320 319
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 46 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 14
Average salary £56,500 £53,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.60% +3.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,750 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +5.26%
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
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 64 (77.11%) Banking
2 51 (61.45%) Retail
3 43 (51.81%) Finance
4 28 (33.73%) WebSphere
4 28 (33.73%) DB2
5 26 (31.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 25 (30.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 24 (28.92%) UNIX
7 24 (28.92%) IBM
8 22 (26.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
10 19 (22.89%) SDLC
11 17 (20.48%) Mentoring
12 16 (19.28%) Project Management
12 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
13 15 (18.07%) MS Office
14 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
14 14 (16.87%) Change Management
15 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
15 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
16 12 (14.46%) SQL
16 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (13.25%) Coaching
17 11 (13.25%) Windows
17 11 (13.25%) Cisco
18 10 (12.05%) CCIE
18 10 (12.05%) CCNP
18 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
18 10 (12.05%) DHCP
18 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 28 (33.73%) WebSphere
2 25 (30.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (10.84%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 7 (8.43%) Apache
4 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.61%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.41%) NetWeaver
6 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.20%) WorkSite
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Office
2 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) DHCP
1 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
1 10 (12.05%) DNS
1 10 (12.05%) OSPF
1 10 (12.05%) BGP
2 7 (8.43%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (8.43%) VLAN
2 7 (8.43%) Network Security
2 7 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (8.43%) VPN
2 7 (8.43%) LAN
2 7 (8.43%) VoIP
2 7 (8.43%) WAN
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) LDAP
4 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.73%) DB2
2 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.20%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
1 5 (6.02%) Eclipse
1 5 (6.02%) Maven
1 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (77.11%) Banking
2 51 (61.45%) Retail
3 43 (51.81%) Finance
4 7 (8.43%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 22 (26.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 9 (10.84%) HTML
4 7 (8.43%) CSS
4 7 (8.43%) Web Services
5 6 (7.23%) .NET
5 6 (7.23%) Spring
6 5 (6.02%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.02%) WPF
6 5 (6.02%) J2EE
6 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.02%) XML
7 4 (4.82%) Middleware
8 2 (2.41%) HTML5
8 2 (2.41%) CSS3
9 1 (1.20%) JSON
9 1 (1.20%) JAX-WS
9 1 (1.20%) Struts
9 1 (1.20%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.05%) Reference Data
4 7 (8.43%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (8.43%) Client/Server
5 6 (7.23%) EPoS
6 4 (4.82%) Equities
7 3 (3.61%) Derivative
7 3 (3.61%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.41%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.20%) Replication
9 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) UNIX
2 11 (13.25%) Windows
3 10 (12.05%) Linux
4 8 (9.64%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.43%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.43%) zOS
5 7 (8.43%) Solaris
6 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.02%) AIX
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
2 19 (22.89%) SDLC
3 17 (20.48%) Mentoring
4 16 (19.28%) Project Management
5 14 (16.87%) Change Management
6 11 (13.25%) Coaching
7 8 (9.64%) Quality Management
8 7 (8.43%) Requirements Management
8 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
8 7 (8.43%) Time Management
8 7 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.43%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (6.02%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (6.02%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.02%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) Java
3 6 (7.23%) C#
4 5 (6.02%) VBA
4 5 (6.02%) VBScript
5 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.41%) ABAP
6 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) CCIE
1 10 (12.05%) CCNP
1 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.02%) CISA
2 5 (6.02%) CISM
2 5 (6.02%) MCSE
3 3 (3.61%) CCDP
4 2 (2.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
2 5 (6.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (6.02%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.02%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.41%) Control-M
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.20%) Cacti
4 1 (1.20%) Puppet
4 1 (1.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) IBM
2 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.25%) Cisco
4 10 (12.05%) Reuters
4 10 (12.05%) Bloomberg
4 10 (12.05%) Radianz
4 10 (12.05%) Infoblox
5 7 (8.43%) F5
5 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds
5 7 (8.43%) Cognos
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle
5 7 (8.43%) Apple
6 6 (7.23%) Veritas
6 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.23%) Avaya
7 5 (6.02%) BMC
7 5 (6.02%) Sun
8 4 (4.82%) Sybase
9 3 (3.61%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) Fiserv
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago