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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 836 860 869
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 24 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.017% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £63,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +50.00%
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
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 £26,750 £26,500
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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +17 15 £46,000 -16.36% 3
North East - 4 - -
South East -12 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands -26 1 £35,000 -51.72%
South West - 1 £45,000 - 2
North West - 1 - - 1
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 17 (47.22%) Retail
5 16 (44.44%) Java
6 15 (41.67%) Oracle
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
6 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 15 (41.67%) IBM
6 15 (41.67%) Change Management
6 15 (41.67%) Mentoring
6 15 (41.67%) Coaching
6 15 (41.67%) QA
6 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
7 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
7 14 (38.89%) C#
8 13 (36.11%) C++
8 13 (36.11%) COBOL
8 13 (36.11%) J2EE
8 13 (36.11%) DB2
8 13 (36.11%) XML
8 13 (36.11%) HP
8 13 (36.11%) Mainframe
8 13 (36.11%) PL/1
8 13 (36.11%) NCR
8 13 (36.11%) JCL
8 13 (36.11%) Tandem
8 13 (36.11%) BASE24
8 13 (36.11%) ISO 8583

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (36.11%) BASE24
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (27.78%) ATM
3 6 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
3 6 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) DB2
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (47.22%) Retail
2 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) J2EE
1 13 (36.11%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Guava
3 1 (2.78%) Guice
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (36.11%) Mainframe
2 13 (36.11%) Tandem
2 13 (36.11%) Cryptography
3 8 (22.22%) EMV
4 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Statistics
5 1 (2.78%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Linux
3 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Change Management
1 15 (41.67%) Mentoring
1 15 (41.67%) Coaching
2 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) SOA
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Business Development
4 1 (2.78%) Content Management
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.78%) Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Java
3 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 14 (38.89%) C#
5 13 (36.11%) C++
5 13 (36.11%) COBOL
5 13 (36.11%) PL/1
5 13 (36.11%) JCL
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) QA
2 13 (36.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) DFS Replication
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
1 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
1 2 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
1 15 (41.67%) IBM
2 13 (36.11%) HP
2 13 (36.11%) NCR
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.00%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) VocaLink
6 5 (13.89%) CommVault
6 5 (13.89%) AppSense
7 2 (5.56%) Veritas
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) Actimize
8 1 (2.78%) F5
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Juniper
8 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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