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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 560 571 566
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 85 82 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 64 64 50
Average salary £60,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.81% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,475 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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 +44 12 £60,000 +9.09% 2
New Malden - 4 £57,500 -
Croydon - 1 £52,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 99 (41.08%) Banking
2 82 (34.02%) Windows
3 81 (33.61%) Retail
4 71 (29.46%) Finance
5 65 (26.97%) SQL
6 61 (25.31%) Unix
7 60 (24.90%) Linux
8 51 (21.16%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (17.84%) .NET
9 43 (17.84%) SQL Server
9 43 (17.84%) DB2
10 42 (17.43%) SDLC
11 40 (16.60%) HTML
11 40 (16.60%) Change Management
12 38 (15.77%) Microsoft
13 37 (15.35%) WebSphere
13 37 (15.35%) Mentoring
14 35 (14.52%) VMware
14 35 (14.52%) WebSphere MQ
15 34 (14.11%) HP
16 32 (13.28%) IBM
17 30 (12.45%) Active Directory
17 30 (12.45%) Bash Shell
18 29 (12.03%) WebSphere Application Server
19 28 (11.62%) IBM Integration Bus
20 26 (10.79%) QA
20 26 (10.79%) Middleware
21 25 (10.37%) Service Delivery
22 24 (9.96%) Coaching
23 23 (9.54%) Windows Server

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 37 (15.35%) WebSphere
2 29 (12.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (7.05%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 14 (5.81%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.39%) IIS
6 8 (3.32%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.24%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.41%) Node.js
10 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (7.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.15%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.24%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.90%) Office 365
3 5 (2.07%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (2.07%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.88%) DNS
2 16 (6.64%) VPN
3 15 (6.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.39%) FTP
4 13 (5.39%) SMTP
5 12 (4.98%) Broadband
6 11 (4.56%) HTTP
7 9 (3.73%) BIG-IP
7 9 (3.73%) HTTPS
7 9 (3.73%) SAN
7 9 (3.73%) SSL
8 7 (2.90%) Internet
9 6 (2.49%) LAN
9 6 (2.49%) Network Security
9 6 (2.49%) WAN
10 5 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.66%) DHCP
11 4 (1.66%) Firewall
11 4 (1.66%) IMAP
11 4 (1.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.84%) DB2
1 43 (17.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.05%) MySQL
3 13 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.15%) IBM InfoSphere
5 7 (2.90%) DataStage
6 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.07%) NonStop SQL
7 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.24%) Redis
9 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.83%) Big Data
10 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.41%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (2.49%) JIRA
1 6 (2.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.24%) Subversion
4 1 (0.41%) Hudson
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) ProC
General
1 99 (41.08%) Banking
2 81 (33.61%) Retail
3 71 (29.46%) Finance
4 15 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.07%) Back Office
6 4 (1.66%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.66%) Front Office
6 4 (1.66%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Electronics
7 2 (0.83%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.84%) .NET
2 40 (16.60%) HTML
3 35 (14.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (11.62%) IBM Integration Bus
5 26 (10.79%) Middleware
6 21 (8.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.98%) CSS
8 10 (4.15%) XML
9 7 (2.90%) XSLT
10 6 (2.49%) Silverlight
10 6 (2.49%) Web Services
11 5 (2.07%) JSP
11 5 (2.07%) SOAP
11 5 (2.07%) WPF
11 5 (2.07%) XMPP
12 4 (1.66%) COM
12 4 (1.66%) Flash
12 4 (1.66%) jQuery
13 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.39%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.39%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.39%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.15%) SWIFT
4 9 (3.73%) Online Banking
5 7 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.49%) Tandem
7 5 (2.07%) DataPower
7 5 (2.07%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.07%) W3C
8 4 (1.66%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.24%) Equities
9 3 (1.24%) PMI
9 3 (1.24%) VSAM
10 2 (0.83%) Contract for Difference
10 2 (0.83%) Derivative
10 2 (0.83%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 82 (34.02%) Windows
2 61 (25.31%) Unix
3 60 (24.90%) Linux
4 23 (9.54%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.39%) Android
5 13 (5.39%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.32%) AIX
6 8 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.49%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.07%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.66%) Solaris
9 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.24%) zOS
11 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.41%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.43%) SDLC
2 40 (16.60%) Change Management
3 37 (15.35%) Mentoring
4 25 (10.37%) Service Delivery
5 24 (9.96%) Coaching
6 20 (8.30%) CRM
6 20 (8.30%) Incident Management
6 20 (8.30%) Web Development
7 17 (7.05%) ITIL
8 15 (6.22%) Configuration Management
9 14 (5.81%) MVC
10 13 (5.39%) OO
10 13 (5.39%) OOP
11 11 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.56%) Load Balancing
11 11 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (4.15%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (4.15%) Presales
13 9 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (3.73%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (26.97%) SQL
2 30 (12.45%) Bash Shell
3 22 (9.13%) Java
3 22 (9.13%) Python
4 21 (8.71%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.05%) C#
5 17 (7.05%) VB
6 16 (6.64%) Perl
7 15 (6.22%) C++
8 12 (4.98%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.56%) VBScript
10 10 (4.15%) C
11 8 (3.32%) COBOL
11 8 (3.32%) VBA
11 8 (3.32%) X++
12 6 (2.49%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.66%) PHP
14 3 (1.24%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.24%) JCL
14 3 (1.24%) REXX
Qualifications
1 20 (8.30%) Degree
2 15 (6.22%) CISM
3 14 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.56%) CISSP
5 10 (4.15%) CISA
6 8 (3.32%) CCNP
7 7 (2.90%) CCNA
8 6 (2.49%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (2.49%) CCVP
9 5 (2.07%) MCSE
9 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.66%) CCA
10 4 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.24%) PhD
11 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.83%) CCDP
12 2 (0.83%) CCIE
12 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.79%) QA
2 8 (3.32%) SLA
3 5 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) ISO27002
System Software
1 30 (12.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.32%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.49%) XenApp
5 4 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.66%) Snort
6 3 (1.24%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (1.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.83%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.81%) Tivoli
2 13 (5.39%) SCOM
3 12 (4.98%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 10 (4.15%) HP UCMDB
4 10 (4.15%) SCCM
5 5 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (2.07%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.07%) OpenView
5 5 (2.07%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (2.07%) Zenoss
6 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (1.66%) OPNET
6 4 (1.66%) Puppet
6 4 (1.66%) SCSM
6 4 (1.66%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.24%) CA Endevor
7 3 (1.24%) Nagios
7 3 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 38 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.52%) VMware
3 34 (14.11%) HP
4 32 (13.28%) IBM
5 21 (8.71%) Oracle
6 14 (5.81%) Apple
7 12 (4.98%) Cisco
7 12 (4.98%) Citrix
8 10 (4.15%) Dynatrace
8 10 (4.15%) NetApp
8 10 (4.15%) NetIQ
9 9 (3.73%) F5
10 6 (2.49%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.07%) BT
11 5 (2.07%) Coremetrics
11 5 (2.07%) Google
11 5 (2.07%) NICE Systems
11 5 (2.07%) Omniture
11 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.07%) Splunk
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