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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 285 286 294
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 19 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 15
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £40,639 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +13.51%
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
9457 9777 10266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.42% 92.92% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8353 9246
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (44.74%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Oracle
5 12 (31.58%) .NET
5 12 (31.58%) Windows
5 12 (31.58%) SAN
5 12 (31.58%) VMware
5 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
6 11 (28.95%) Banking
6 11 (28.95%) Veritas
6 11 (28.95%) Perl
6 11 (28.95%) Java
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) HP
7 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
8 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
8 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (23.68%) SCCM
8 9 (23.68%) SCOM
8 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
9 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
9 8 (21.05%) SCVMM
9 8 (21.05%) Investment Management
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (21.05%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) CICS
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) Intranet
2 3 (7.89%) NAS
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.89%) DB2
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) QlikView
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Billing
3 4 (10.53%) Law
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) XML Messaging
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) COM
4 1 (2.63%) CGI
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Online Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.05%) UNIX
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (7.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
2 8 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 5 (13.16%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) CRM
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) Perl
3 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.79%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) VBA
4 3 (7.89%) COBOL
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) VCP4
1 1 (2.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.42%) vSphere
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (7.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
2 9 (23.68%) SCCM
2 9 (23.68%) SCOM
3 8 (21.05%) SCVMM
4 7 (18.42%) SCOrch
5 4 (10.53%) SCSM
6 3 (7.89%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (7.89%) Control-M
7 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 11 (28.95%) Veritas
4 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) HP
5 8 (21.05%) NetApp
6 6 (15.79%) IBM
7 5 (13.16%) Dell
8 4 (10.53%) AppSense
9 3 (7.89%) Charles River
9 3 (7.89%) F5
9 3 (7.89%) EMC
9 3 (7.89%) Sun
9 3 (7.89%) BMC
9 3 (7.89%) Hitachi
9 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.26%) Lotus
10 2 (5.26%) SAP
10 2 (5.26%) MKS
11 1 (2.63%) Brocade
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago