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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 860 827 874
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 9 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.027% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.028% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 3
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+47.88% -16.47%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 August 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 -14 7 £58,750 +6.81%
South East -25 2 £52,500 - 1
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) COBOL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) Tandem
5 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
5 5 (22.73%) QA
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) DB2
5 5 (22.73%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) BASE24
5 5 (22.73%) ISO 8583
5 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) NCR

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) Quickr
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) BASE24
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) DB2
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Build Forge
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Guava
3 1 (4.55%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Tandem
2 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
2 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) COBOL
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) PL/1
3 5 (22.73%) JCL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Jython
4 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
2 2 (9.09%) VCP5
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Certification
3 1 (4.55%) HP AIS
3 1 (4.55%) HP ASE
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) XenServer
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
1 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) HP
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) IBM
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) NCR
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Veritas
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Lotus
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
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