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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 643 656 652
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.008% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £66,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% +12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,250 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 9 February 2016.

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) XMPP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (29.41%) CCVP
3 5 (29.41%) BT
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (29.41%) Red Box
3 5 (29.41%) NICE Systems
3 5 (29.41%) CCNP Voice
4 4 (23.53%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XMPP
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Change Control
1 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCNP Voice
2 5 (29.41%) CCVP
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) BT
2 5 (29.41%) NICE Systems
2 5 (29.41%) Red Box
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Radianz
4 1 (5.88%) Reuters
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds