The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 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 542 545 552
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 76 68 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 40 63
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £37,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,750 £71,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +13.51%
Technical 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%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 19 £56,250 +12.50% 3
Romford - 2 £33,500 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 70 (39.11%) Windows
2 62 (34.64%) Banking
3 50 (27.93%) Finance
4 48 (26.82%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (26.26%) SQL
6 44 (24.58%) IBM
7 41 (22.91%) Change Management
8 39 (21.79%) Retail
9 38 (21.23%) SQL Server
10 37 (20.67%) QA
11 36 (20.11%) Mentoring
12 35 (19.55%) Coaching
13 33 (18.44%) Java
14 32 (17.88%) Microsoft
15 31 (17.32%) Active Directory
15 31 (17.32%) COBOL
15 31 (17.32%) Oracle
15 31 (17.32%) VMware
16 27 (15.08%) Linux
16 27 (15.08%) HP
16 27 (15.08%) Mainframe
17 26 (14.53%) .NET
18 25 (13.97%) DNS
19 24 (13.41%) UNIX
19 24 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (11.73%) JCL
20 21 (11.73%) SAN
21 20 (11.17%) TCP/IP
22 19 (10.61%) MS Excel
22 19 (10.61%) MS Exchange

Technical 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 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 19 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.59%) CICS
4 9 (5.03%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.79%) Lync
7 4 (2.23%) SAS
7 4 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.12%) Confluence
9 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.56%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.56%) FileNet
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 19 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) BASE24
2 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.97%) DNS
2 21 (11.73%) SAN
3 20 (11.17%) TCP/IP
4 17 (9.50%) ATM
5 13 (7.26%) VPN
6 6 (3.35%) DHCP
6 6 (3.35%) Firewall
6 6 (3.35%) NAS
7 5 (2.79%) BIG-IP
7 5 (2.79%) HTTP
7 5 (2.79%) SSL
8 4 (2.23%) LDAP
8 4 (2.23%) Intranet
9 2 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.56%) Internet
10 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.56%) PABX
10 1 (0.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.61%) DB2
3 14 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.59%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.79%) MS Access
6 5 (2.79%) NonStop SQL
6 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.12%) MySQL
8 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.12%) eXist-db
9 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (3.91%) ClearCase
2 4 (2.23%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.56%) Xcode
4 1 (0.56%) JUnit
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (34.64%) Banking
2 50 (27.93%) Finance
3 39 (21.79%) Retail
4 12 (6.70%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.35%) Front Office
6 4 (2.23%) Law
6 4 (2.23%) Billing
6 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.68%) Advertising
7 3 (1.68%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.53%) .NET
2 16 (8.94%) XML
3 8 (4.47%) J2EE
3 8 (4.47%) ISPF
4 7 (3.91%) Web Services
5 5 (2.79%) XML Messaging
5 5 (2.79%) XSLT
6 4 (2.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (1.68%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (1.68%) HTML
7 3 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.12%) WinForms
8 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.12%) XForms
8 2 (1.12%) HTML5
9 1 (0.56%) COM
9 1 (0.56%) CSS
9 1 (0.56%) J2SE
9 1 (0.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.82%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (15.08%) Mainframe
3 17 (9.50%) Blackberry
4 13 (7.26%) Tandem
4 13 (7.26%) IBM Mainframe
5 12 (6.70%) SWIFT
6 10 (5.59%) Cryptography
7 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.79%) Online Banking
9 5 (2.79%) EMV
9 5 (2.79%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.23%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.23%) HACMP
10 4 (2.23%) Chip Card
11 3 (1.68%) Replication
11 3 (1.68%) CLARiiON
11 3 (1.68%) EMC Centera
11 3 (1.68%) Reference Data
11 3 (1.68%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 70 (39.11%) Windows
2 27 (15.08%) Linux
3 24 (13.41%) UNIX
4 18 (10.06%) Windows 7
5 17 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.38%) Apple iOS
7 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.70%) Android
9 9 (5.03%) AIX
10 8 (4.47%) Solaris
10 8 (4.47%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.91%) Change Management
2 36 (20.11%) Mentoring
3 35 (19.55%) Coaching
4 18 (10.06%) Investment Management
5 17 (9.50%) ITIL
6 13 (7.26%) Release Management
7 12 (6.70%) Configuration Management
8 11 (6.15%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.03%) CRM
10 8 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.35%) Workflow
11 6 (3.35%) Analytics
12 5 (2.79%) Migration
12 5 (2.79%) Wealth Management
12 5 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (2.79%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (2.79%) SOA
12 5 (2.79%) Information Security
13 4 (2.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (26.26%) SQL
2 33 (18.44%) Java
3 31 (17.32%) COBOL
4 21 (11.73%) JCL
5 19 (10.61%) Perl
6 18 (10.06%) C#
7 11 (6.15%) C++
7 11 (6.15%) Python
8 10 (5.59%) Assembly Language
8 10 (5.59%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.59%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.03%) PL/1
10 8 (4.47%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.47%) REXX
11 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.23%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.68%) VBA
13 3 (1.68%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.68%) VB
14 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Degree
2 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.15%) MCSE
3 6 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.79%) VCP5
5 4 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.23%) CCNP
6 1 (0.56%) CISSP
6 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.56%) CISA
6 1 (0.56%) CISM
6 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.67%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.79%) ISO 8583
3 4 (2.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (17.32%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (3.91%) vSphere
4 7 (3.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.35%) Firmware
5 6 (3.35%) XenApp
6 4 (2.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.23%) DFS Replication
6 4 (2.23%) NFS
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 18 (10.06%) SCOM
2 17 (9.50%) SCCM
3 16 (8.94%) SCVMM
3 16 (8.94%) CA Endevor
4 15 (8.38%) SCOrch
5 12 (6.70%) SCSM
6 11 (6.15%) NetBackup
7 7 (3.91%) SCDPM
8 4 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.23%) Puppet
9 3 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.68%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.68%) Control-M
10 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.56%) WSUS
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 44 (24.58%) IBM
2 32 (17.88%) Microsoft
3 31 (17.32%) Oracle
3 31 (17.32%) VMware
4 27 (15.08%) HP
5 17 (9.50%) Citrix
6 16 (8.94%) Veritas
7 15 (8.38%) Apple
8 14 (7.82%) NetApp
9 11 (6.15%) Cisco
10 10 (5.59%) AppSense
10 10 (5.59%) Dell
11 8 (4.47%) Charles River
12 7 (3.91%) Sun
13 6 (3.35%) EMC
13 6 (3.35%) F5
14 5 (2.79%) VocaLink
14 5 (2.79%) NCR
14 5 (2.79%) CommVault
15 4 (2.23%) Actimize
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £650000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Blue Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 8 days ago