The median annual salary for a Implementation Specialist was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Implementation Specialist
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 896 929
Rank change year-on-year +66 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 22 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.052% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.054% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 22
Median salary £41,250 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.26% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -34.78% +15.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Implementation Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Implementation Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Specialist in the UK

Implementation Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist.

Salary trend for Implementation Specialist in the UK

Implementation Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Implementation Specialist in the UK

Implementation Specialist
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
England +50 22 £41,250 -28.26% 8
London +61 5 £60,000 +4.34% 7
Yorkshire +36 5 £30,500 -28.23% 1
West Midlands +32 5 £37,500 +15.38%
West Yorkshire +21 5 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Birmingham - 3 £37,500 -
East of England - 3 £42,500 -
Luton - 3 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
City of London - 2 £60,000 - 2
South East +41 1 £21,000 -64.25%
Leeds +22 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Hampshire +19 1 £21,000 -63.47%
Bradford +9 1 £46,000 +8.23%
North West -7 1 - -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £37,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £21,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -
Solihull - 1 £32,500 -

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Implementation 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 featuring Implementation Specialist in the job title.

1 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) Windows
3 18 (30.51%) Project Management
4 12 (20.34%) NHS
5 11 (18.64%) HTML
5 11 (18.64%) Change Management
5 11 (18.64%) Validation
5 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
6 10 (16.95%) Unix
7 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
8 8 (13.56%) CSS
8 8 (13.56%) Java
8 8 (13.56%) Oracle
8 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
8 8 (13.56%) Presales
9 7 (11.86%) XML
9 7 (11.86%) HTTP
9 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.86%) CCNP
9 7 (11.86%) CCNA
9 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
9 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (11.86%) Migration
9 7 (11.86%) Finance
9 7 (11.86%) VMware
10 6 (10.17%) Degree
10 6 (10.17%) Salesforce.com

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) BASE24
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.39%) Postilion
2 1 (1.69%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.69%) Movex
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
2 4 (6.78%) Internet
3 3 (5.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.39%) ATM
4 2 (3.39%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) LDAP
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.69%) PBX
5 1 (1.69%) RFID
5 1 (1.69%) Skype
5 1 (1.69%) SMTP
5 1 (1.69%) Telnet
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) DB2
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) German Language
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) HTML
2 8 (13.56%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) .NET
5 4 (6.78%) Ajax
5 4 (6.78%) Web Services
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) NHS
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.39%) EFT
3 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
4 1 (1.69%) Life Science
4 1 (1.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Unix
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Project Management
2 11 (18.64%) Change Management
2 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (18.64%) Validation
3 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
3 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.56%) Presales
4 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
5 7 (11.86%) Migration
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.78%) Data Validation
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL
6 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Workflow
7 3 (5.08%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (5.08%) ERP
7 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) CCNA
1 7 (11.86%) CCNP
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.08%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) VMware
3 6 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) Remedy
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
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