The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 629 669 672
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 5 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.013% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.014% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Median salary £77,500 £56,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.16% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,750 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 -
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
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
37735 42555 45663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.66% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 36003 38302
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Senior Technical Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +66 3 £60,000 +6.19%
Senior Technical Specialist
England

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Senior Technical Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Solaris
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Change Control
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) Unix
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Office 365
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) Red Box
6 4 (22.22%) NICE Systems
6 4 (22.22%) CCNP Voice
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) XMPP
6 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 4 (22.22%) CCVP
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Mart
1 3 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 3 (16.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XMPP
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) Murex MxML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Derivative
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Contactless
2 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Solaris
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Control
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP Voice
1 4 (22.22%) CCVP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (16.67%) Control-M
2 3 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) BT
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) NICE Systems
3 4 (22.22%) Red Box
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (16.67%) Murex
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Unisys