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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Specialist
Rank 584 485 581
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 26 173 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 84 44
Median salary £53,750 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £23,115 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +8 4 £53,750 -6.52%
Romford - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Specialist
England

Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 36 (37.89%) Windows
1 36 (37.89%) Finance
2 27 (28.42%) SQL
3 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.21%) Banking
5 22 (23.16%) Active Directory
5 22 (23.16%) ITIL
6 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
7 19 (20.00%) Project Management
8 18 (18.95%) Linux
8 18 (18.95%) Degree
9 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
9 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
10 15 (15.79%) VMware
11 14 (14.74%) Retail
11 14 (14.74%) MCSE
11 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (13.68%) Analytics
13 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (12.63%) Windows 7
13 12 (12.63%) Service Delivery
13 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (12.63%) Unix
14 11 (11.58%) SCCM
14 11 (11.58%) SCOM
14 11 (11.58%) MS Office
14 11 (11.58%) Service Management
14 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (11.58%) Root Cause Analysis

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 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (9.47%) IIS
3 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.42%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.32%) MQSeries
5 6 (6.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.58%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.05%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) SaaS
2 4 (4.21%) Office 365
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.05%) Lucidchart
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) SAN
2 9 (9.47%) WAN
3 8 (8.42%) LAN
4 5 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (4.21%) Internet
5 4 (4.21%) Network Security
5 4 (4.21%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.21%) SSL
6 3 (3.16%) DHCP
6 3 (3.16%) DNS
6 3 (3.16%) HTTP
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.11%) DWDM
7 2 (2.11%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.11%) NetScreen
7 2 (2.11%) Skype
7 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.11%) VPN
7 2 (2.11%) Wireless
7 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.16%) Data Mart
3 3 (3.16%) Power BI
4 2 (2.11%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) Looker
5 1 (1.05%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.11%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.05%) JIRA
4 1 (1.05%) Redmine
General
1 36 (37.89%) Finance
2 23 (24.21%) Banking
3 14 (14.74%) Retail
4 9 (9.47%) Advertising
5 7 (7.37%) Investment Banking
6 6 (6.32%) Marketing
7 5 (5.26%) Front Office
8 3 (3.16%) Back Office
9 2 (2.11%) Billing
9 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.05%) Publishing
10 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) Web Services
2 9 (9.47%) Middleware
3 7 (7.37%) .NET
3 7 (7.37%) HTML
4 6 (6.32%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (6.32%) XML
5 5 (5.26%) XMPP
6 3 (3.16%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (3.16%) Murex MxML
7 2 (2.11%) Ajax
7 2 (2.11%) COM
7 2 (2.11%) CSS
7 2 (2.11%) JSON
7 2 (2.11%) OAuth
7 2 (2.11%) SAML
7 2 (2.11%) SonicMQ
7 2 (2.11%) SPNEGO
7 2 (2.11%) XML Messaging
7 2 (2.11%) XSL
7 2 (2.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.32%) DataPower
4 6 (6.32%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (6.32%) Mainframe
5 5 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (4.21%) BYOD
6 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.21%) Social Media
7 3 (3.16%) Derivative
7 3 (3.16%) Reinsurance
8 2 (2.11%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.11%) Economics
8 2 (2.11%) Equities
8 2 (2.11%) iPad
8 2 (2.11%) Life Science
8 2 (2.11%) NHS
8 2 (2.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) Linux
3 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
4 12 (12.63%) Unix
4 12 (12.63%) Windows 7
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.32%) AIX
7 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.26%) Solaris
9 4 (4.21%) Android
9 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.16%) ITIL
2 19 (20.00%) Project Management
3 13 (13.68%) Analytics
4 12 (12.63%) Service Delivery
4 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (11.58%) Service Management
6 10 (10.53%) Change Control
7 9 (9.47%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.37%) Data Analytics
8 7 (7.37%) Data Mapping
8 7 (7.37%) Data Protection
8 7 (7.37%) Presales
9 6 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.32%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.32%) SDLC
10 5 (5.26%) Change Management
10 5 (5.26%) CRM
10 5 (5.26%) Time Management
11 4 (4.21%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.42%) SQL
2 9 (9.47%) Python
3 7 (7.37%) Perl
4 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.26%) C#
6 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.21%) C
6 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.16%) C++
7 3 (3.16%) Java
7 3 (3.16%) VBScript
8 1 (1.05%) AWK
8 1 (1.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.05%) Korn
8 1 (1.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) sed
8 1 (1.05%) VB
8 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Degree
2 14 (14.74%) MCSE
2 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.37%) CCNP
5 5 (5.26%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (5.26%) CCVP
6 4 (4.21%) MCSA
7 3 (3.16%) CCNA
8 2 (2.11%) CCA
8 2 (2.11%) CCIE
8 2 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.05%) HP AIS
9 1 (1.05%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.05%) HPE ATP
9 1 (1.05%) MCITP
9 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) VCP5
9 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.11%) XenApp
5 2 (2.11%) XenServer
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) SCCM
1 11 (11.58%) SCOM
1 11 (11.58%) SCSM
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (7.37%) NetBackup
2 7 (7.37%) SCVMM
2 7 (7.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (5.26%) SCDPM
4 4 (4.21%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (4.21%) WSUS
5 3 (3.16%) Control-M
6 2 (2.11%) Cacti
6 2 (2.11%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.11%) Nagios
6 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.11%) Puppet
7 1 (1.05%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) VMware
3 11 (11.58%) MobileIron
4 9 (9.47%) Cisco
4 9 (9.47%) Citrix
5 7 (7.37%) NetApp
5 7 (7.37%) RightFax
5 7 (7.37%) Symantec
5 7 (7.37%) Veritas
6 6 (6.32%) IBM
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) Adobe
7 4 (4.21%) BT
7 4 (4.21%) NICE Systems
7 4 (4.21%) Red Box
8 3 (3.16%) Murex
8 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.16%) Sybase
9 2 (2.11%) HP
9 2 (2.11%) Juniper
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago