The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
England / London
Rank 538 539 569
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 41 93 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 60
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £43,700 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Technical Specialist in the job title.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in London

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Technical Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 3 £60,000 -
Brentford - 2 £61,250 -
Enfield - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 28 (43.08%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) Windows
3 22 (33.85%) Linux
4 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
5 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (23.08%) Analytics
6 15 (23.08%) ITIL
7 13 (20.00%) VMware
8 12 (18.46%) Cisco
8 12 (18.46%) Windows Server
9 11 (16.92%) SDLC
10 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
11 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (13.85%) Degree
12 8 (12.31%) Economics
12 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
12 8 (12.31%) XenDesktop
12 8 (12.31%) iSCSI
12 8 (12.31%) Life Science
12 8 (12.31%) VCE vBlock
12 8 (12.31%) vMotion
12 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (12.31%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (12.31%) vCloud
12 8 (12.31%) vSphere

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.15%) nginx
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) ION MarketView
2 4 (6.15%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.15%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (3.08%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (12.31%) iSCSI
2 6 (9.23%) DHCP
2 6 (9.23%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) Wireshark
4 3 (4.62%) Firewall
5 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Electronic Patient Records
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) Redis
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Power BI
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.62%) MorphX
4 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
1 8 (12.31%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (10.77%) Front Office
3 5 (7.69%) Advertising
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Billing
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.54%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) Middleware
3 5 (7.69%) XML
4 4 (6.15%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (6.15%) Sensu
5 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.08%) Ajax
6 2 (3.08%) CSS
6 2 (3.08%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.08%) HTML
6 2 (3.08%) JMS
6 2 (3.08%) XBRL
6 2 (3.08%) XSD
6 2 (3.08%) XSL
6 2 (3.08%) XSLT
7 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.54%) EJB
7 1 (1.54%) J2EE
7 1 (1.54%) Spring
7 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.31%) Economics
3 8 (12.31%) Life Science
3 8 (12.31%) VCE vBlock
4 6 (9.23%) Fixed Income
4 6 (9.23%) PKI
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Equities
6 2 (3.08%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.54%) CMDB
7 1 (1.54%) Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Linux
3 12 (18.46%) Windows Server
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.31%) VMS
5 8 (12.31%) Windows 2000
5 8 (12.31%) Windows NT
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Unix
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Analytics
1 15 (23.08%) ITIL
2 11 (16.92%) SDLC
3 8 (12.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 8 (12.31%) Migration
3 8 (12.31%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
4 7 (10.77%) Data Analytics
5 6 (9.23%) Data Acquisition
5 6 (9.23%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (9.23%) ETL
5 6 (9.23%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.23%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.77%) Java
3 7 (10.77%) Python
4 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.23%) VB
5 4 (6.15%) C#
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.08%) Korn
8 1 (1.54%) AWK
8 1 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.54%) sed
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (1.54%) CCVP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.62%) HL7
3 2 (3.08%) CRD IV
3 2 (3.08%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.54%) ISO20022
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
1 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
2 8 (12.31%) NFS
2 8 (12.31%) vCloud
2 8 (12.31%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (12.31%) VMware ESX
2 8 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (12.31%) vSphere
2 8 (12.31%) XenDesktop
3 6 (9.23%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (9.23%) ISA Server
3 6 (9.23%) UAG
3 6 (9.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.54%) KVM
4 1 (1.54%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) vMotion
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (9.23%) WMI
3 4 (6.15%) Nagios
3 4 (6.15%) Puppet
3 4 (6.15%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) Citrix
4 8 (12.31%) HP
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle
5 6 (9.23%) Veritas
6 5 (7.69%) ION Trading
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.15%) Splunk
8 2 (3.08%) iManage
8 2 (3.08%) Northgate
9 1 (1.54%) Adobe
9 1 (1.54%) BMC
9 1 (1.54%) Charles River
9 1 (1.54%) LexisNexis
9 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.54%) Sybase
9 1 (1.54%) xMatters
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £45k - 49k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago