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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Specialist
England / London
Rank 533 554 562
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 49 85 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 67
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £45,000 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,875 £46,768 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.32% -1.54%

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
32064 39029 40373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.16% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27140 33641 34037
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 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +17 4 £58,750 -2.08% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £47,000 -
Brentford - 1 £60,000 -
Enfield - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (44.16%) Windows
2 29 (37.66%) SQL
3 28 (36.36%) Linux
4 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
5 19 (24.68%) Analytics
6 18 (23.38%) Cisco
6 18 (23.38%) ITIL
7 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
7 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
8 15 (19.48%) VMware
9 14 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 14 (18.18%) Windows Server
10 12 (15.58%) SDLC
10 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
10 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (12.99%) iSCSI
12 10 (12.99%) XenDesktop
12 10 (12.99%) vSphere
12 10 (12.99%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (12.99%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (12.99%) vCloud
12 10 (12.99%) Degree
12 10 (12.99%) VMware ESX
12 10 (12.99%) Migration
12 10 (12.99%) HP

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 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.19%) nginx
4 3 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) ION MarketView
2 4 (5.19%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.60%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (1.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) DHCP
1 10 (12.99%) DNS
1 10 (12.99%) Fibre Channel
1 10 (12.99%) iSCSI
2 4 (5.19%) Firewall
2 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.90%) Internet
3 3 (3.90%) VoIP
3 3 (3.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.60%) SAN
4 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.30%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) Electronic Patient Records
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) Redis
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 2 (2.60%) QlikView
7 1 (1.30%) Event Store
7 1 (1.30%) Riak
7 1 (1.30%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.90%) MorphX
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) Maven
6 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Front Office
2 8 (10.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.19%) Advertising
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Billing
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (1.30%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) .NET
1 7 (9.09%) Middleware
2 5 (6.49%) Sensu
2 5 (6.49%) XML
3 4 (5.19%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.60%) Ajax
5 2 (2.60%) CSS
5 2 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (2.60%) HTML
5 2 (2.60%) JMS
5 2 (2.60%) XBRL
5 2 (2.60%) XSD
5 2 (2.60%) XSL
5 2 (2.60%) XSLT
6 1 (1.30%) EJB
6 1 (1.30%) J2EE
6 1 (1.30%) JAX-WS
6 1 (1.30%) Spring
6 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
3 14 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 10 (12.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 8 (10.39%) Life Science
5 8 (10.39%) PKI
6 7 (9.09%) Fixed Income
7 4 (5.19%) Equities
8 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
8 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.60%) FlexPod
9 2 (2.60%) Reinsurance
10 1 (1.30%) Derivative
10 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Linux
3 14 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.99%) VMS
5 10 (12.99%) Windows 2000
5 10 (12.99%) Windows NT
5 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.49%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.19%) Unix
7 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.90%) Android
8 3 (3.90%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Analytics
2 18 (23.38%) ITIL
3 12 (15.58%) SDLC
4 10 (12.99%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 10 (12.99%) Migration
5 8 (10.39%) Economics
5 8 (10.39%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (10.39%) ITIL V3
5 8 (10.39%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (10.39%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 7 (9.09%) Low Latency
6 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.79%) Change Management
7 6 (7.79%) Data Acquisition
7 6 (7.79%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.79%) ETL
7 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.69%) Java
4 8 (10.39%) VB
5 7 (9.09%) Python
6 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.19%) C#
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
9 2 (2.60%) C
9 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.60%) Korn
10 1 (1.30%) AWK
10 1 (1.30%) sed
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.90%) MCDST
5 2 (2.60%) CCDP
5 2 (2.60%) CCNP
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.60%) MCSE
6 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.60%) CRD IV
3 2 (2.60%) HL7
3 2 (2.60%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.30%) ISO20022
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (12.99%) NFS
4 10 (12.99%) vCloud
4 10 (12.99%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (12.99%) VMware ESX
4 10 (12.99%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (12.99%) vSphere
4 10 (12.99%) XenDesktop
5 8 (10.39%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (10.39%) ISA Server
5 8 (10.39%) UAG
5 8 (10.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.30%) KVM
6 1 (1.30%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) vMotion
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (10.39%) WMI
3 5 (6.49%) Puppet
4 4 (5.19%) Nagios
4 4 (5.19%) Rundeck
5 2 (2.60%) SCOM
6 1 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.30%) Grafana
6 1 (1.30%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.38%) Cisco
3 15 (19.48%) VMware
4 10 (12.99%) Citrix
4 10 (12.99%) HP
5 8 (10.39%) Veritas
6 7 (9.09%) ION Trading
7 6 (7.79%) Oracle
7 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.49%) Splunk
9 3 (3.90%) Adobe
9 3 (3.90%) Apple
9 3 (3.90%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.60%) iManage
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
10 2 (2.60%) Northgate
10 2 (2.60%) Tableau
11 1 (1.30%) LexisNexis
11 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.30%) xMatters
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Croydon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Washington Frank
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Depending on expirience
Posted: 18 days ago