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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 463 558 543
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 165 71 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 77 37 71
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,059 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,082 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -4.26%
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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +73 51 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Feltham - 2 - -
Southwark - 2 £44,750 -
Harrow - 1 £27,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £55,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 177 (59.00%) Banking
2 157 (52.33%) Retail
3 129 (43.00%) Finance
4 113 (37.67%) Analytical Skills
5 105 (35.00%) SDLC
6 92 (30.67%) Change Management
7 90 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 90 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 85 (28.33%) Coaching
8 85 (28.33%) QA
9 75 (25.00%) DB2
10 73 (24.33%) IBM
11 66 (22.00%) WebSphere MQ
12 65 (21.67%) Windows
13 58 (19.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 58 (19.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 52 (17.33%) UNIX
14 52 (17.33%) Linux
15 51 (17.00%) SQL Server
15 51 (17.00%) SQL
16 46 (15.33%) .NET
17 44 (14.67%) Java
18 39 (13.00%) COBOL
19 38 (12.67%) Oracle
20 36 (12.00%) Service Delivery
21 32 (10.67%) MS Excel
22 31 (10.33%) Telecoms
23 29 (9.67%) VPN
24 27 (9.00%) DNS
24 27 (9.00%) Performance Tuning

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 90 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 58 (19.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (8.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 16 (5.33%) IIS
5 15 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (4.67%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.00%) Apache
7 6 (2.00%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.67%) CICS
8 5 (1.67%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.33%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.00%) JBoss
11 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.67%) CMS
11 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.33%) Node.js
12 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 32 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.67%) MS Office
3 5 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) InDesign
4 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.67%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.67%) VPN
2 27 (9.00%) DNS
3 24 (8.00%) Broadband
4 22 (7.33%) TCP/IP
5 18 (6.00%) DHCP
6 15 (5.00%) ATM
6 15 (5.00%) OSPF
6 15 (5.00%) BGP
7 13 (4.33%) Network Security
7 13 (4.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (4.00%) Internet
9 9 (3.00%) SSL
10 8 (2.67%) Intranet
11 5 (1.67%) LTE
11 5 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (1.67%) VLAN
11 5 (1.67%) GSM
11 5 (1.67%) UMTS
12 4 (1.33%) WAN
12 4 (1.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (25.00%) DB2
2 51 (17.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.67%) NonStop SQL
4 13 (4.33%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.00%) MySQL
6 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.67%) JasperReports
7 5 (1.67%) DataStage
7 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.67%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.33%) QlikView
8 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (4.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 9 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 5 (1.67%) Maven
5 5 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.33%) JIRA
7 3 (1.00%) Redmine
7 3 (1.00%) Subversion
8 1 (0.33%) ProC
General
1 177 (59.00%) Banking
2 157 (52.33%) Retail
3 129 (43.00%) Finance
4 31 (10.33%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (2.00%) Law
8 4 (1.33%) Billing
8 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (22.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 58 (19.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 46 (15.33%) .NET
4 22 (7.33%) HTML
5 21 (7.00%) Web Services
5 21 (7.00%) Middleware
6 16 (5.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (5.00%) ISPF
8 13 (4.33%) CSS
9 10 (3.33%) XML
9 10 (3.33%) J2EE
10 9 (3.00%) WPF
11 6 (2.00%) Silverlight
11 6 (2.00%) Spring
12 5 (1.67%) Hibernate
13 3 (1.00%) Flash
13 3 (1.00%) COM
13 3 (1.00%) HTML5
13 3 (1.00%) REST
14 2 (0.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 113 (37.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 23 (7.67%) Mainframe
4 21 (7.00%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.67%) Tandem
5 17 (5.67%) SWIFT
6 10 (3.33%) Reference Data
7 9 (3.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.67%) Online Banking
9 7 (2.33%) Clustering
9 7 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (2.00%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.67%) Wiki
12 4 (1.33%) Equities
13 3 (1.00%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.00%) Derivative
13 3 (1.00%) iPad
14 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.67%) iPhone
14 2 (0.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.67%) Windows
2 52 (17.33%) Linux
2 52 (17.33%) UNIX
3 26 (8.67%) Apple iOS
4 24 (8.00%) Android
5 20 (6.67%) AIX
6 12 (4.00%) Solaris
7 11 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.00%) zOS
8 9 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.00%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (35.00%) SDLC
2 92 (30.67%) Change Management
3 90 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 85 (28.33%) Coaching
5 36 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 27 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (7.33%) Release Management
8 20 (6.67%) Project Management
8 20 (6.67%) Software Delivery
9 16 (5.33%) SOA
9 16 (5.33%) UML
10 15 (5.00%) MVC
11 14 (4.67%) Load Balancing
12 13 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (4.00%) Requirements Management
14 11 (3.67%) Software Engineering
15 10 (3.33%) Information Security
15 10 (3.33%) Programme Management
16 9 (3.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (17.00%) SQL
2 44 (14.67%) Java
3 39 (13.00%) COBOL
4 26 (8.67%) C#
5 22 (7.33%) JCL
6 14 (4.67%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (4.00%) VBScript
9 10 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.00%) VBA
10 9 (3.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.33%) C++
11 7 (2.33%) Perl
12 5 (1.67%) Python
13 4 (1.33%) ABAP
14 3 (1.00%) Ruby
14 3 (1.00%) PHP
14 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.33%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (7.67%) Degree
2 19 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.00%) CCIE
4 17 (5.67%) CCNP
5 9 (3.00%) MCSE
5 9 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.00%) CISA
5 9 (3.00%) CISM
6 5 (1.67%) CCDP
7 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) VCP4
8 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.67%) MCP
9 1 (0.33%) CCNA
9 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (28.33%) QA
2 9 (3.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (5.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 11 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (6.67%) CA Endevor
2 12 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (1.67%) Puppet
3 5 (1.67%) Control-M
4 3 (1.00%) TeamSite
4 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (1.00%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.67%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.33%) SCCM
6 1 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (24.33%) IBM
2 38 (12.67%) Oracle
3 26 (8.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.67%) Apple
4 25 (8.33%) HP
5 19 (6.33%) Cisco
6 15 (5.00%) Reuters
6 15 (5.00%) Bloomberg
6 15 (5.00%) Radianz
6 15 (5.00%) Infoblox
7 12 (4.00%) F5
7 12 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 10 (3.33%) VMware
8 10 (3.33%) Actimize
9 7 (2.33%) Cognos
10 6 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.67%) SAP
11 5 (1.67%) Misys
11 5 (1.67%) Perforce
12 4 (1.33%) OpenText
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