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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 561 518 580
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 73 149 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 83 63
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £20,475 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £74,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
37731 42824 48215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.70% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32834 36221 40358
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +30 18 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Twickenham - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 58 (37.18%) Windows
2 49 (31.41%) SQL
3 41 (26.28%) Finance
4 33 (21.15%) Banking
4 33 (21.15%) Linux
4 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
5 31 (19.87%) Windows Server
6 29 (18.59%) Active Directory
7 28 (17.95%) MS Excel
8 27 (17.31%) Project Management
9 26 (16.67%) Retail
10 22 (14.10%) VMware
10 22 (14.10%) Unix
11 21 (13.46%) Citrix
11 21 (13.46%) IBM
12 19 (12.18%) .NET
13 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
13 18 (11.54%) CRM
13 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
13 18 (11.54%) MS Exchange
13 18 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (11.54%) Analytics
14 17 (10.90%) Service Delivery
14 17 (10.90%) ITIL
15 16 (10.26%) Web Services
15 16 (10.26%) Degree
15 16 (10.26%) SaaS
16 15 (9.62%) Presales
16 15 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
16 15 (9.62%) 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 18 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (5.77%) MQSeries
3 9 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.56%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.49%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.26%) SaaS
2 10 (6.41%) Office 365
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.33%) SAN
2 11 (7.05%) LAN
2 11 (7.05%) WAN
3 9 (5.77%) Network Security
4 8 (5.13%) DNS
5 6 (3.85%) DHCP
6 5 (3.21%) Firewall
6 5 (3.21%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.56%) HTTP
7 4 (2.56%) Internet
7 4 (2.56%) SSL
8 3 (1.92%) SMTP
8 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.92%) VPN
8 3 (1.92%) Wireless
9 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.28%) DWDM
9 2 (1.28%) NetScreen
9 2 (1.28%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (3.21%) DB2
4 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.56%) DataStage
4 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.92%) Data Mart
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.28%) Looker
6 2 (1.28%) MySQL
6 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.28%) Power BI
6 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.28%) Redmine
3 1 (0.64%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 41 (26.28%) Finance
2 33 (21.15%) Banking
3 26 (16.67%) Retail
4 7 (4.49%) Advertising
5 6 (3.85%) Dutch Language
5 6 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.85%) Marketing
6 5 (3.21%) Front Office
7 3 (1.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.18%) .NET
2 16 (10.26%) Web Services
3 14 (8.97%) Middleware
4 8 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
5 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.21%) HTML
7 4 (2.56%) COM
7 4 (2.56%) ISPF
7 4 (2.56%) XMPP
8 3 (1.92%) HTML5
8 3 (1.92%) Murex MxML
9 2 (1.28%) Django
9 2 (1.28%) Flash
9 2 (1.28%) JSON
9 2 (1.28%) OAuth
9 2 (1.28%) REST
9 2 (1.28%) SOAP
9 2 (1.28%) XML
10 1 (0.64%) SAML
10 1 (0.64%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Mainframe
2 13 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.77%) DataPower
5 9 (5.77%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.49%) N-Tier
8 5 (3.21%) SWIFT
9 4 (2.56%) BYOD
9 4 (2.56%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.56%) VSAM
10 3 (1.92%) Contactless
10 3 (1.92%) Derivative
10 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.28%) EMV
11 2 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (37.18%) Windows
2 33 (21.15%) Linux
3 31 (19.87%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.10%) Unix
5 12 (7.69%) AIX
6 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.13%) Solaris
7 8 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.56%) Android
10 4 (2.56%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.56%) zOS
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.31%) Project Management
2 18 (11.54%) Analytics
2 18 (11.54%) CRM
2 18 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (10.90%) ITIL
3 17 (10.90%) Service Delivery
4 15 (9.62%) Presales
5 14 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 13 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 12 (7.69%) Change Management
8 10 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.41%) Change Control
9 9 (5.77%) Coaching
9 9 (5.77%) Service Management
10 8 (5.13%) SDLC
11 7 (4.49%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.21%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.21%) Use Case
12 5 (3.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.41%) SQL
2 12 (7.69%) Python
3 10 (6.41%) Bash Shell
4 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.49%) Perl
6 6 (3.85%) X++
7 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.21%) VBScript
8 4 (2.56%) Assembly Language
8 4 (2.56%) COBOL
8 4 (2.56%) JCL
8 4 (2.56%) REXX
8 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.92%) C#
9 3 (1.92%) Java
10 2 (1.28%) C
10 2 (1.28%) C++
10 2 (1.28%) Ruby
11 1 (0.64%) PHP
11 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Degree
2 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (8.97%) MCSE
2 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.13%) CCNA
4 6 (3.85%) CCA
4 6 (3.85%) CCNP
4 6 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (3.21%) CISM
5 5 (3.21%) CISSP
6 4 (2.56%) CCNP Voice
6 4 (2.56%) CCVP
6 4 (2.56%) MCSA
7 2 (1.28%) CCIE
7 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.64%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.64%) HPE ATP
8 1 (0.64%) MCITP
8 1 (0.64%) MCTS
8 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
1 8 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 29 (18.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.77%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.85%) Snort
4 6 (3.85%) XenApp
5 4 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.28%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.33%) SCOM
2 10 (6.41%) SCCM
3 6 (3.85%) SCSM
3 6 (3.85%) WSUS
4 4 (2.56%) CA Endevor
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.56%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (2.56%) OPNET
4 4 (2.56%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.92%) Control-M
5 3 (1.92%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.28%) Cacti
6 2 (1.28%) Nagios
6 2 (1.28%) OpenView
6 2 (1.28%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.28%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.10%) VMware
3 21 (13.46%) Citrix
3 21 (13.46%) IBM
4 13 (8.33%) Oracle
5 10 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (5.13%) Cisco
7 7 (4.49%) NetApp
8 6 (3.85%) HP
8 6 (3.85%) MobileIron
8 6 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.56%) Apple
9 4 (2.56%) BT
9 4 (2.56%) CA
9 4 (2.56%) NICE Systems
9 4 (2.56%) Red Box
10 3 (1.92%) Juniper
10 3 (1.92%) Murex
10 3 (1.92%) SAP
10 3 (1.92%) Sybase
West London
InsightSoftware.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,000 - depending on level of experience + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago