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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 582 489 600
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +111
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 33 171 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 89 39
Median salary £60,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% +7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,587 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £70,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £46,377 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +3.05%
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
36933 42004 45277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.56% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32089 35696 37715
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 5 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Romford - 2 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (37.50%) Windows
2 41 (36.61%) Finance
3 33 (29.46%) SQL
4 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
5 28 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 26 (23.21%) Project Management
6 26 (23.21%) MS Excel
6 26 (23.21%) Banking
7 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
8 22 (19.64%) Linux
9 21 (18.75%) ITIL
10 20 (17.86%) VMware
10 20 (17.86%) Windows Server
11 19 (16.96%) Analytics
12 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (14.29%) Degree
13 15 (13.39%) Retail
13 15 (13.39%) Service Delivery
13 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (13.39%) Web Services
13 15 (13.39%) MCSE
13 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (13.39%) SaaS
14 14 (12.50%) Citrix
15 13 (11.61%) WebSphere
15 13 (11.61%) SAN
16 12 (10.71%) Windows 7
16 12 (10.71%) Data Analytics
16 12 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (10.71%) MS Office

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 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.61%) WebSphere
3 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (8.04%) IIS
5 9 (8.04%) MQSeries
5 9 (8.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.79%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) SaaS
2 7 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.89%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.61%) SAN
2 8 (7.14%) LAN
2 8 (7.14%) WAN
3 7 (6.25%) DNS
4 6 (5.36%) DHCP
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (4.46%) Internet
6 4 (3.57%) HTTP
6 4 (3.57%) Network Security
6 4 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (3.57%) SSL
7 3 (2.68%) Skype
8 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.79%) DWDM
8 2 (1.79%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.79%) NetScreen
8 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.79%) Wireless
8 2 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.68%) Data Mart
2 3 (2.68%) Power BI
2 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.79%) Looker
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.89%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.89%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.79%) Fiddler
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.79%) Redmine
2 2 (1.79%) Subversion
2 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 41 (36.61%) Finance
2 26 (23.21%) Banking
3 15 (13.39%) Retail
4 8 (7.14%) Advertising
5 6 (5.36%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.36%) Marketing
6 4 (3.57%) Front Office
7 3 (2.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.89%) Publishing
8 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.39%) Web Services
2 11 (9.82%) Middleware
3 8 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (6.25%) .NET
4 7 (6.25%) HTML
5 5 (4.46%) XMPP
6 4 (3.57%) XML
7 3 (2.68%) COM
7 3 (2.68%) HTML5
7 3 (2.68%) JSON
7 3 (2.68%) Murex MxML
7 3 (2.68%) OAuth
8 2 (1.79%) Django
8 2 (1.79%) Flash
8 2 (1.79%) REST
8 2 (1.79%) SAML
8 2 (1.79%) SOAP
8 2 (1.79%) SonicMQ
8 2 (1.79%) SPNEGO
8 2 (1.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.04%) DataPower
3 9 (8.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (8.04%) Mainframe
4 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.46%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (3.57%) BYOD
6 4 (3.57%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.57%) Social Media
7 3 (2.68%) Derivative
7 3 (2.68%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.79%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.79%) iPad
8 2 (1.79%) NHS
8 2 (1.79%) PKI
9 1 (0.89%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.89%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.50%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) Linux
3 20 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.82%) Unix
7 9 (8.04%) AIX
7 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (7.14%) Solaris
8 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.36%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.57%) Android
10 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.21%) Project Management
2 21 (18.75%) ITIL
3 19 (16.96%) Analytics
4 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.39%) Service Delivery
6 12 (10.71%) Data Analytics
6 12 (10.71%) Data Mapping
7 11 (9.82%) Change Control
7 11 (9.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (9.82%) Service Management
8 9 (8.04%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 8 (7.14%) Presales
10 7 (6.25%) Change Management
10 7 (6.25%) CRM
10 7 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.46%) Content Management
12 5 (4.46%) Use Case
12 5 (4.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.46%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) Python
3 6 (5.36%) Perl
4 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.57%) Java
6 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.68%) C#
6 3 (2.68%) C++
6 3 (2.68%) VBScript
7 2 (1.79%) C
7 2 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.89%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 15 (13.39%) MCSE
2 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.25%) CCNP
5 5 (4.46%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (4.46%) CCVP
6 4 (3.57%) MCSA
7 3 (2.68%) CCNA
8 2 (1.79%) CCA
8 2 (1.79%) CCIE
8 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.89%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.89%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.89%) HPE ATP
9 1 (0.89%) MCITP
9 1 (0.89%) MCTS
9 1 (0.89%) VCP5
9 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (1.79%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.46%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.57%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.68%) XenApp
6 2 (1.79%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.79%) XenServer
7 1 (0.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) SCCM
1 11 (9.82%) SCOM
1 11 (9.82%) SCSM
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 7 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 7 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (5.36%) WSUS
4 5 (4.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (4.46%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (4.46%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (4.46%) SCDPM
5 4 (3.57%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (2.68%) Control-M
7 2 (1.79%) Cacti
7 2 (1.79%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.79%) Nagios
7 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.79%) Puppet
8 1 (0.89%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.86%) VMware
3 14 (12.50%) Citrix
4 11 (9.82%) MobileIron
5 10 (8.93%) Oracle
6 9 (8.04%) Cisco
6 9 (8.04%) IBM
6 9 (8.04%) NetApp
7 7 (6.25%) RightFax
7 7 (6.25%) Symantec
7 7 (6.25%) Veritas
8 4 (3.57%) Adobe
8 4 (3.57%) BT
8 4 (3.57%) NICE Systems
8 4 (3.57%) Red Box
9 3 (2.68%) HP
9 3 (2.68%) Juniper
9 3 (2.68%) Murex
9 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.68%) Sybase
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, shares, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £55000 - £64490 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46755 - £64469 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago