The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 870 886 965
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 17 56 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.054% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.056% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 7
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £45,400 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £56,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £46,377 -
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

Senior Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist across the England region.

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Trend in England

Senior Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Senior Technical Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
London +40 8 £68,750 +37.50%
South East - 5 - -
West Midlands - 4 £49,500 -
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (36.36%) SQL
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) SAN
4 12 (27.27%) Web Services
4 12 (27.27%) Linux
5 11 (25.00%) Unix
5 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (25.00%) Finance
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (22.73%) Solaris
7 9 (20.45%) .NET
7 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.18%) VMware
8 8 (18.18%) IBM
9 7 (15.91%) Citrix
9 7 (15.91%) EPoS
9 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.91%) CRM
9 7 (15.91%) Retail
9 7 (15.91%) Change Control
10 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.64%) DevOps
10 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.64%) UML
10 6 (13.64%) Python
10 6 (13.64%) C#

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (13.64%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) Intranet
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) OpenScape
5 1 (2.27%) PABX
5 1 (2.27%) Symposium
5 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Data Mart
2 3 (6.82%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Back Office
3 3 (6.82%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) XMPP
4 3 (6.82%) Middleware
4 3 (6.82%) Murex MxML
4 3 (6.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (4.55%) COM
6 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) EPoS
2 3 (6.82%) Contactless
2 3 (6.82%) Derivative
2 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Handset
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Unix
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Solaris
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.91%) Change Control
2 7 (15.91%) CRM
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) UML
3 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) ERP
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
6 3 (6.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) Python
3 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CCNP
1 4 (9.09%) CCNP Voice
1 4 (9.09%) CCVP
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) NFS
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (6.82%) Control-M
2 3 (6.82%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 2 (4.55%) Simpana
4 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.27%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) IBM
2 8 (18.18%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) NetApp
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle
6 4 (9.09%) BT
6 4 (9.09%) CommVault
6 4 (9.09%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) NICE Systems
6 4 (9.09%) Red Box
7 3 (6.82%) Murex
7 3 (6.82%) Nintex
7 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 3 (6.82%) Sybase
7 3 (6.82%) Unisys
8 2 (4.55%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) Veritas