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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 588 531 580
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 46 144 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 85 57
Median salary £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £20,475 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £81,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,377 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-8.35% +0.27%
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
37735 42555 45663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.66% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 36003 38302
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +29 9 £52,500 -6.66% 1
Canary Wharf -1 1 £40,000 -55.55%
Romford - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 53 (36.05%) Windows
2 44 (29.93%) SQL
3 43 (29.25%) Finance
4 33 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 31 (21.09%) Active Directory
6 30 (20.41%) MS Excel
6 30 (20.41%) Banking
7 29 (19.73%) Project Management
7 29 (19.73%) Windows Server
8 25 (17.01%) Linux
8 25 (17.01%) Retail
9 23 (15.65%) VMware
9 23 (15.65%) MS Exchange
10 21 (14.29%) ITIL
10 21 (14.29%) IBM
11 20 (13.61%) Analytics
12 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
13 18 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (12.24%) Web Services
14 17 (11.56%) Unix
14 17 (11.56%) Citrix
14 17 (11.56%) Degree
14 17 (11.56%) SaaS
15 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
15 16 (10.88%) SAN
15 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
16 15 (10.20%) MCSE
16 15 (10.20%) .NET
16 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (10.20%) Mainframe

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 23 (15.65%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.84%) WebSphere
4 11 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.12%) IIS
5 9 (6.12%) MQSeries
5 9 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.68%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.56%) SaaS
2 8 (5.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.68%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.88%) SAN
2 9 (6.12%) Network Security
3 8 (5.44%) LAN
3 8 (5.44%) WAN
4 7 (4.76%) DNS
5 6 (4.08%) DHCP
6 5 (3.40%) Firewall
6 5 (3.40%) Internet
6 5 (3.40%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.72%) HTTP
7 4 (2.72%) SSL
8 3 (2.04%) Skype
8 3 (2.04%) VPN
8 3 (2.04%) Wireless
9 2 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.36%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.36%) NFC
9 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (3.40%) DB2
4 4 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.72%) DataStage
4 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.04%) Data Mart
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.36%) Looker
6 2 (1.36%) MySQL
6 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.36%) Power BI
6 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.36%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.36%) Redmine
3 2 (1.36%) Subversion
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (29.25%) Finance
2 30 (20.41%) Banking
3 25 (17.01%) Retail
4 8 (5.44%) Advertising
5 7 (4.76%) Marketing
6 6 (4.08%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.40%) Dutch Language
8 3 (2.04%) Back Office
8 3 (2.04%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.24%) Web Services
2 15 (10.20%) .NET
3 14 (9.52%) Middleware
4 8 (5.44%) IBM Integration Bus
5 7 (4.76%) HTML
6 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.72%) COM
7 4 (2.72%) ISPF
7 4 (2.72%) XML
7 4 (2.72%) XMPP
8 3 (2.04%) HTML5
8 3 (2.04%) JSON
8 3 (2.04%) Murex MxML
8 3 (2.04%) OAuth
9 2 (1.36%) Django
9 2 (1.36%) REST
9 2 (1.36%) SOAP
9 2 (1.36%) SonicMQ
9 2 (1.36%) SPNEGO
9 2 (1.36%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Mainframe
2 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (8.84%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.12%) DataPower
4 9 (6.12%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (5.44%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.40%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.40%) RSA SecurID
7 4 (2.72%) BYOD
7 4 (2.72%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.72%) VSAM
8 3 (2.04%) Contactless
8 3 (2.04%) Derivative
8 3 (2.04%) Social Media
8 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.36%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.36%) EMV
9 2 (1.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (36.05%) Windows
2 29 (19.73%) Windows Server
3 25 (17.01%) Linux
4 17 (11.56%) Unix
5 15 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.84%) Windows 7
7 12 (8.16%) AIX
8 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (5.44%) Solaris
9 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (4.08%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
11 5 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.72%) Android
12 4 (2.72%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.72%) zOS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.73%) Project Management
2 21 (14.29%) ITIL
3 20 (13.61%) Analytics
4 18 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (10.88%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.52%) CRM
6 14 (9.52%) Data Analytics
6 14 (9.52%) Data Mapping
7 13 (8.84%) Presales
8 12 (8.16%) Service Management
9 11 (7.48%) Change Management
9 11 (7.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (6.80%) Change Control
11 9 (6.12%) Coaching
11 9 (6.12%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.44%) Data Protection
12 8 (5.44%) SDLC
13 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.93%) SQL
2 11 (7.48%) Python
3 8 (5.44%) Perl
4 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.40%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.72%) Assembly Language
5 4 (2.72%) COBOL
5 4 (2.72%) Java
5 4 (2.72%) JCL
5 4 (2.72%) REXX
6 3 (2.04%) C#
6 3 (2.04%) C++
6 3 (2.04%) VBScript
6 3 (2.04%) X++
7 2 (1.36%) C
7 2 (1.36%) PHP
7 2 (1.36%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Degree
2 15 (10.20%) MCSE
2 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.44%) CCNA
5 6 (4.08%) CCNP
6 5 (3.40%) CCA
6 5 (3.40%) CISM
6 5 (3.40%) CISSP
6 5 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.72%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (2.72%) CCVP
7 4 (2.72%) MCSA
8 2 (1.36%) CCIE
9 1 (0.68%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.68%) HPE ATP
9 1 (0.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.68%) MCTS
9 1 (0.68%) VCP5
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) SLA
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 1 (0.68%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (21.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.44%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.08%) Snort
5 4 (2.72%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.72%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (2.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (2.04%) XenApp
7 2 (1.36%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (9.52%) SCCM
1 14 (9.52%) SCOM
2 11 (7.48%) SCSM
3 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 7 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 7 (4.76%) SCVMM
3 7 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (4.08%) WSUS
5 5 (3.40%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.72%) CA Endevor
6 4 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.72%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (2.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.72%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (2.72%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.04%) Control-M
7 3 (2.04%) OPNET
8 2 (1.36%) Cacti
8 2 (1.36%) Nagios
8 2 (1.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.65%) VMware
3 21 (14.29%) IBM
4 17 (11.56%) Citrix
5 12 (8.16%) Oracle
6 11 (7.48%) MobileIron
7 9 (6.12%) NetApp
8 8 (5.44%) Cisco
8 8 (5.44%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (4.76%) RightFax
9 7 (4.76%) Symantec
9 7 (4.76%) Veritas
10 6 (4.08%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.72%) Apple
11 4 (2.72%) BT
11 4 (2.72%) CA
11 4 (2.72%) NICE Systems
11 4 (2.72%) Red Box
12 3 (2.04%) HP
12 3 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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