The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Product 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
Product Specialist
Rank 610 589 595
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Specialist 8 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.056% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.060% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £35,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,600 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +53.22%
Product Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Product Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the London region.

Product Specialist Salary Trend in London

Product Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Product Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Product Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Product Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 2 £40,000 -
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
Product Specialist
England

Product Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Product 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 Product Specialist in their job title.

1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) CISSP
3 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Law
3 8 (34.78%) GIAC
3 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) MS Project
5 5 (21.74%) SOAP
5 5 (21.74%) MCSE
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Intranet
5 5 (21.74%) Internet
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (21.74%) CEH
5 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) E-Learning
5 5 (21.74%) Cyber Security
5 5 (21.74%) Learning Management System
5 5 (21.74%) Change Control

Product Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Product 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 Product Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
1 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) assyst
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) Intranet
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (34.78%) Law
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Front Office
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) E-Learning
1 5 (21.74%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) ISMS
3 5 (21.74%) Information Assurance
3 5 (21.74%) Change Control
3 5 (21.74%) Cyber Security
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Product Management
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Fund Management
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CISSP
1 8 (34.78%) GIAC
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
2 5 (21.74%) CEH
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Misys