Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Messaging Specialist was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Messaging Specialist
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1180 1240
Rank change year-on-year +39 +60 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Messaging Specialist 48 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.022% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 60
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £49,375 £40,875 £35,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £64,250 £60,125
UK excluding London median annual salary - £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Messaging Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Messaging Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Messaging Specialist in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Messaging Specialist in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Messaging Specialist in the UK

Messaging Specialist
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Messaging Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 48 £55,000 +7.84%
London +33 46 £55,000 -
UK excluding London +6 2 - -
North of England +5 2 - -
North East -2 2 - -

Messaging Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Messaging 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 Messaging Specialist in the job title.

1 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 30 (62.50%) Banking
2 30 (62.50%) XML
3 29 (60.42%) UML
3 29 (60.42%) MS Visio
3 29 (60.42%) Data Modelling
3 29 (60.42%) Toad
3 29 (60.42%) XML Schema
3 29 (60.42%) XMLSpy
3 29 (60.42%) Intranet
3 29 (60.42%) FpML
3 29 (60.42%) Data Analysis
3 29 (60.42%) Investment Banking
3 29 (60.42%) MagicDraw
3 29 (60.42%) Business Analysis
3 29 (60.42%) Asset Management
3 29 (60.42%) Requirements Analysis
3 29 (60.42%) Retail Banking
3 29 (60.42%) FIX Protocol
3 29 (60.42%) Wealth Management
3 29 (60.42%) Data Governance
3 29 (60.42%) ISO 20022
4 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
5 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (33.33%) Office 365
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (20.83%) Data Management
8 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 7 (14.58%) Mobile Device Management

Messaging 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 6 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (60.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Office 365
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) Intranet
2 6 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.08%) CTI
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) H.323
4 1 (2.08%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) PBX
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 29 (60.42%) MagicDraw
1 29 (60.42%) Toad
1 29 (60.42%) XMLSpy
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 30 (62.50%) Banking
3 29 (60.42%) Investment Banking
3 29 (60.42%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) XML
2 29 (60.42%) FIX Protocol
2 29 (60.42%) FpML
2 29 (60.42%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) IVR
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
1 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Asset Management
1 29 (60.42%) Business Analysis
1 29 (60.42%) Data Analysis
1 29 (60.42%) Data Governance
1 29 (60.42%) Data Modelling
1 29 (60.42%) Requirements Analysis
1 29 (60.42%) UML
1 29 (60.42%) Wealth Management
2 10 (20.83%) Data Management
3 7 (14.58%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (10.42%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) Coaching
7 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.08%) Information Security
7 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.08%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.08%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (60.42%) ISO 20022
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Brightmail
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) McAfee
3 2 (4.17%) Avaya
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) IronPort
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) HP