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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 830 865 850
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 36 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.015% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 5
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,164 £45,310
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -4.73%
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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 - 14 £46,377 -
London +8 13 £66,250 +32.50% 5
South East +8 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £47,750 +10.62%
North West - 2 - - 2
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 28 (43.75%) Oracle
2 28 (43.75%) IBM
3 25 (39.06%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 22 (34.38%) Retail
6 21 (32.81%) Banking
6 21 (32.81%) Windows
6 21 (32.81%) Mentoring
7 20 (31.25%) Linux
7 20 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (29.69%) SQL
9 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
9 17 (26.56%) QA
9 17 (26.56%) SOA
9 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
10 14 (21.88%) PL/SQL
10 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
10 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database
11 13 (20.31%) Coaching
11 13 (20.31%) Software Delivery
11 13 (20.31%) ATM
11 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
12 12 (18.75%) Citrix
12 12 (18.75%) ClearCase
12 12 (18.75%) Java
12 12 (18.75%) Actimize
13 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.81%) Site Server
3 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) CICS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) ATM
2 10 (15.63%) DNS
3 9 (14.06%) DHCP
4 5 (7.81%) Firewall
5 4 (6.25%) SAN
6 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) WAN
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) DB2
5 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 22 (34.38%) Retail
3 21 (32.81%) Banking
4 7 (10.94%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Electronics
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
2 8 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) MSMQ
3 5 (7.81%) SOAP
3 5 (7.81%) Middleware
3 5 (7.81%) JSON
3 5 (7.81%) WCF
3 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (7.81%) HTML5
3 5 (7.81%) REST
3 5 (7.81%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.94%) Mainframe
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.69%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.13%) DTV
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) UNIX
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.94%) Solaris
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.81%) Android
7 4 (6.25%) AIX
8 3 (4.69%) zOS
9 1 (1.56%) HPUX
9 1 (1.56%) SUSE
9 1 (1.56%) Debian
9 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Mentoring
2 20 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (26.56%) SOA
4 13 (20.31%) Coaching
4 13 (20.31%) Software Delivery
5 11 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 9 (14.06%) Change Management
7 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (14.06%) Technical Analysis
7 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (12.50%) Analytics
8 8 (12.50%) CRM
9 7 (10.94%) UML
10 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.38%) Information Management
11 5 (7.81%) Data Management
11 5 (7.81%) BPEL
11 5 (7.81%) MVC
12 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
2 14 (21.88%) PL/SQL
3 12 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (14.06%) C#
5 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) JCL
8 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) RHCE
2 1 (1.56%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CCSA
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) CCNA
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) XenApp
3 4 (6.25%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Tivoli
1 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (7.81%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Oracle
1 28 (43.75%) IBM
2 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.75%) Citrix
3 12 (18.75%) Actimize
4 10 (15.63%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (12.50%) Hyperion
5 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.38%) VMware
7 5 (7.81%) AppSense
7 5 (7.81%) Veritas
7 5 (7.81%) BMC
7 5 (7.81%) CommVault
7 5 (7.81%) Sun
8 3 (4.69%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) EMC
9 2 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco
9 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.13%) Symantec
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Posted: 23 days ago
Northampton
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