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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 819 890 853
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 56 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.015% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.016% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,820 £43,164 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £70,000 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,164 £41,560
% change year-on-year
+10.04% +3.85%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
London +30 29 £50,000 -13.04% 3
South West - 17 £46,377 - 2
North West - 5 - -
South East +1 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire +7 2 £47,750 +10.62%
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (61.90%) Finance
2 40 (47.62%) IBM
3 35 (41.67%) Linux
4 34 (40.48%) Oracle
5 33 (39.29%) Retail
5 33 (39.29%) WebSphere
6 32 (38.10%) Mentoring
6 32 (38.10%) Banking
7 31 (36.90%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (30.95%) QA
9 24 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (28.57%) SQL
10 23 (27.38%) SOA
10 23 (27.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (26.19%) ATM
11 22 (26.19%) Coaching
11 22 (26.19%) Software Delivery
12 20 (23.81%) Oracle Database
12 20 (23.81%) PL/SQL
12 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
13 19 (22.62%) Windows
14 18 (21.43%) Actimize
14 18 (21.43%) ClearCase
14 18 (21.43%) Java
15 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
16 15 (17.86%) Web Services
17 14 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
18 13 (15.48%) AIX
19 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (39.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.95%) Site Server
4 4 (4.76%) CICS
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.19%) Lync
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) ATM
2 7 (8.33%) DNS
2 7 (8.33%) SSL
3 6 (7.14%) DHCP
4 5 (5.95%) Firewall
5 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.57%) SAN
6 2 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) RTP
7 1 (1.19%) LAN
7 1 (1.19%) WAN
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 20 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (13.10%) DB2
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) ClearCase
2 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (61.90%) Finance
2 33 (39.29%) Retail
3 32 (38.10%) Banking
4 7 (8.33%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Law
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Electronics
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) Web Services
2 10 (11.90%) .NET
3 6 (7.14%) SOAP
3 6 (7.14%) Middleware
3 6 (7.14%) WCF
3 6 (7.14%) REST
4 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (5.95%) HTML5
4 5 (5.95%) JSON
4 5 (5.95%) HTML
4 5 (5.95%) MSMQ
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.38%) CGI
7 1 (1.19%) WSDL
7 1 (1.19%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) Mainframe
2 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.52%) Clustering
4 5 (5.95%) Reference Data
4 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.38%) DTV
7 1 (1.19%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Linux
2 19 (22.62%) Windows
3 13 (15.48%) AIX
4 9 (10.71%) UNIX
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.33%) Solaris
7 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.95%) Android
8 5 (5.95%) zOS
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.19%) HPUX
10 1 (1.19%) SUSE
10 1 (1.19%) Debian
10 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Mentoring
2 24 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (27.38%) SOA
3 23 (27.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (26.19%) Coaching
4 22 (26.19%) Software Delivery
5 14 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 12 (14.29%) Change Management
6 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 12 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (9.52%) CRM
7 8 (9.52%) Analytics
8 7 (8.33%) High Availability
8 7 (8.33%) Data Management
8 7 (8.33%) UML
9 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.14%) Information Management
10 5 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.95%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) SQL
2 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
2 20 (23.81%) PL/SQL
3 18 (21.43%) Java
4 10 (11.90%) C#
5 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.76%) COBOL
7 4 (4.76%) JCL
8 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) RHCE
2 1 (1.19%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (1.19%) CCSA
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (30.95%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) XenApp
3 1 (1.19%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Tivoli
1 5 (5.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (5.95%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (5.95%) SCCM
2 4 (4.76%) CA Endevor
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) IBM
2 34 (40.48%) Oracle
3 18 (21.43%) Actimize
4 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.10%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (9.52%) Hyperion
7 7 (8.33%) Citrix
8 5 (5.95%) BMC
8 5 (5.95%) Sun
8 5 (5.95%) Veritas
9 3 (3.57%) HP
10 2 (2.38%) EMC
10 2 (2.38%) SAP
10 2 (2.38%) Cisco
10 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.38%) Symantec
10 2 (2.38%) Brocade
10 2 (2.38%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.19%) Sencha
South West London
Domestic & General
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago