The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 601 653 616
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 29 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.020% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.022% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,164 £42,620
% change year-on-year
+10.04% +1.27%
Senior Technical Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41729 46010 42261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.81% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 38108 35722
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist across the London region.

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Trend in London

Senior Technical Specialist
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
City of London +35 10 - -
Senior Technical Specialist
England

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 21 (65.63%) Banking
1 21 (65.63%) Retail
2 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) IBM
3 19 (59.38%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (56.25%) Finance
5 16 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
7 13 (40.63%) Oracle
8 12 (37.50%) SQL
9 11 (34.38%) AIX
9 11 (34.38%) ATM
9 11 (34.38%) QA
9 11 (34.38%) Coaching
9 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (34.38%) Software Delivery
10 10 (31.25%) DB2
11 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 7 (21.88%) High Availability
12 7 (21.88%) SSL
12 7 (21.88%) Web Services
12 7 (21.88%) UNIX
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (21.88%) Clustering
13 6 (18.75%) Change Management
13 6 (18.75%) Actimize
13 6 (18.75%) ClearCase
13 6 (18.75%) Java

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.63%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) ATM
2 7 (21.88%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) DB2
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) ClearCase
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (65.63%) Banking
1 21 (65.63%) Retail
2 18 (56.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.25%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) Mainframe
3 5 (15.63%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (15.63%) Reference Data
3 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) AIX
3 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 5 (15.63%) zOS
4 5 (15.63%) Solaris
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (34.38%) Coaching
3 11 (34.38%) Software Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) High Availability
5 6 (18.75%) Change Management
5 6 (18.75%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) Data Management
6 5 (15.63%) Release Management
6 5 (15.63%) ERD
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (15.63%) Validation
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (15.63%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (15.63%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) JCL
4 5 (15.63%) COBOL
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) CA Endevor
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli
1 5 (15.63%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) IBM
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Actimize
4 5 (15.63%) Sun
4 5 (15.63%) BMC
4 5 (15.63%) Veritas
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.25%) Brocade
5 2 (6.25%) HP
South West London
Domestic & General
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago