The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 812 848 856
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 25 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.005% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £51,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -19.16%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South West - 15 £50,000 - 3
South East - 5 £50,000 - 1
London -4 3 £70,000 +3.70%
North West -2 2 - -
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 26 (50.00%) Finance
1 26 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (48.08%) Oracle
2 25 (48.08%) Windows
3 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
4 21 (40.38%) IBM
5 20 (38.46%) QA
6 19 (36.54%) Retail
7 18 (34.62%) Mentoring
8 17 (32.69%) Banking
8 17 (32.69%) Linux
9 16 (30.77%) Java
9 16 (30.77%) SQL
9 16 (30.77%) ATM
9 16 (30.77%) Change Management
9 16 (30.77%) Coaching
10 15 (28.85%) C#
11 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
12 11 (21.15%) Citrix
13 10 (19.23%) SOA
13 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
13 10 (19.23%) Mainframe
13 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
13 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
14 9 (17.31%) VMware
14 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
14 9 (17.31%) HP
14 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.85%) Site Server
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.92%) Lync
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) BASE24
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) ATM
2 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.46%) DNS
4 6 (11.54%) SAN
4 6 (11.54%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) RTP
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
3 8 (15.38%) DB2
4 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) ClearCase
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (36.54%) Retail
3 17 (32.69%) Banking
4 7 (13.46%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) J2EE
1 8 (15.38%) XML
2 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) MSMQ
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) SOAP
4 2 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
4 2 (3.85%) WCF
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (3.85%) HTML5
4 2 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.23%) Mainframe
3 8 (15.38%) EMV
3 8 (15.38%) Tandem
3 8 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) AS400
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Android
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.85%) AIX
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX
8 1 (1.92%) Solaris
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Mentoring
2 16 (30.77%) Coaching
2 16 (30.77%) Change Management
3 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.23%) SOA
5 9 (17.31%) CRM
5 9 (17.31%) Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.69%) UML
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Information Management
10 2 (3.85%) BPEL
10 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) MVC
11 1 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) Java
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
4 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL
5 8 (15.38%) PL/1
5 8 (15.38%) C++
5 8 (15.38%) COBOL
5 8 (15.38%) JCL
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) RHCE
1 1 (1.92%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) QA
2 8 (15.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
3 4 (7.69%) DFS Replication
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle
2 21 (40.38%) IBM
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) Citrix
5 9 (17.31%) HP
5 9 (17.31%) VMware
6 8 (15.38%) Actimize
6 8 (15.38%) Hyperion
6 8 (15.38%) NCR
6 8 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (15.38%) VocaLink
7 5 (9.62%) CommVault
7 5 (9.62%) AppSense
8 1 (1.92%) Brocade
8 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52032 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago