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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 811 874 824
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 56 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.013% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.013% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 44 8 16
Average salary £48,750 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,113 £54,250 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £76,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 - £37,500
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
96278 104019 95979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.49% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80462 86063 80776
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
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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 - 31 £46,377 - 3
London +22 16 £53,250 -14.80% 2
North West - 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £46,377 -
Yorkshire +7 1 - - 1
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Technical Specialist
UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 54 (55.10%) Finance
2 46 (46.94%) Mentoring
3 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (33.67%) IBM
5 32 (32.65%) Banking
6 29 (29.59%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (28.57%) Retail
7 28 (28.57%) Linux
8 27 (27.55%) WebSphere
9 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 24 (24.49%) Oracle
10 24 (24.49%) SQL
10 24 (24.49%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (21.43%) QA
11 21 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
11 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 20 (20.41%) C#
12 20 (20.41%) .NET
12 20 (20.41%) Technical Analysis
13 19 (19.39%) Web Services
13 19 (19.39%) SOA
13 19 (19.39%) Mainframe
14 16 (16.33%) Line Management
14 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (15.31%) ATM
15 15 (15.31%) Coaching
15 15 (15.31%) SDLC
15 15 (15.31%) Software Delivery
16 14 (14.29%) Windows
17 13 (13.27%) AIX

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 27 (27.55%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.10%) CICS
2 5 (5.10%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.10%) Site Server
3 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.04%) Sentinel
2 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) ATM
2 10 (10.20%) DNS
2 10 (10.20%) DHCP
3 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.14%) Firewall
3 7 (7.14%) SSL
4 4 (4.08%) SAN
4 4 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.06%) Network Security
5 3 (3.06%) OSPF
5 3 (3.06%) BGP
6 2 (2.04%) VPN
6 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.04%) Wireless
6 2 (2.04%) Internet
6 2 (2.04%) VoIP
6 2 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (12.24%) DB2
3 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database
4 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) ClearCase
1 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (55.10%) Finance
2 32 (32.65%) Banking
3 28 (28.57%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.04%) Electronics
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.41%) .NET
2 19 (19.39%) Web Services
3 10 (10.20%) SOAP
3 10 (10.20%) WCF
3 10 (10.20%) REST
4 8 (8.16%) Middleware
5 5 (5.10%) JSON
5 5 (5.10%) HTML5
5 5 (5.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (5.10%) HTML
5 5 (5.10%) MSMQ
6 3 (3.06%) WSDL
6 3 (3.06%) XML
6 3 (3.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.06%) Sencha Touch
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.04%) Ext JS
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.04%) CGI
7 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.59%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (19.39%) Mainframe
3 12 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.16%) Clustering
5 5 (5.10%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (5.10%) Reference Data
5 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.04%) DataPower
6 2 (2.04%) DTV
7 1 (1.02%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Linux
2 14 (14.29%) Windows
3 13 (13.27%) AIX
4 10 (10.20%) UNIX
5 8 (8.16%) Solaris
5 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.14%) Android
7 5 (5.10%) zOS
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.04%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (2.04%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.02%) SUSE
9 1 (1.02%) Debian
9 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Mentoring
2 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (24.49%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 20 (20.41%) Technical Analysis
6 19 (19.39%) SOA
7 16 (16.33%) Line Management
8 15 (15.31%) Coaching
8 15 (15.31%) Software Delivery
8 15 (15.31%) SDLC
9 12 (12.24%) Data Modelling
10 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.18%) UML
12 7 (7.14%) MVC
12 7 (7.14%) High Availability
12 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (6.12%) Time Management
13 6 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.12%) Change Management
13 6 (6.12%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.49%) SQL
2 20 (20.41%) C#
3 12 (12.24%) PL/SQL
3 12 (12.24%) Shell Script
4 11 (11.22%) VB.NET
5 10 (10.20%) Java
6 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.10%) COBOL
7 5 (5.10%) JCL
7 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.04%) Perl
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.06%) CCIE
2 3 (3.06%) CCNP
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) RHCE
4 1 (1.02%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (1.02%) CCSA
4 1 (1.02%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.43%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.06%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Tivoli
1 5 (5.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (5.10%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (5.10%) CA Endevor
1 5 (5.10%) SCCM
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (33.67%) IBM
2 24 (24.49%) Oracle
3 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.24%) Citrix
5 10 (10.20%) Actimize
6 9 (9.18%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.16%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (5.10%) Sun
8 5 (5.10%) Cisco
8 5 (5.10%) Veritas
8 5 (5.10%) BMC
8 5 (5.10%) Hyperion
9 4 (4.08%) SAP
9 4 (4.08%) Unisys
9 4 (4.08%) F5
10 3 (3.06%) Sencha
10 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.06%) Infoblox
10 3 (3.06%) Reuters
10 3 (3.06%) Bloomberg
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52000.00 - £61000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago