The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Specialist
Rank 80 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +21.76%
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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
749 610 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.81% 96.98% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 625 519 555
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Senior Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Senior Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the North East

Senior Technical Specialist
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Durham - 1 - -
Senior Technical Specialist
England

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) NCR
1 4 (100.00%) VocaLink
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) PL/1
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) ATM
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) EMV
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe

Senior Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ATM
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) EMV
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Tandem
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) PL/1
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) NCR
1 4 (100.00%) VocaLink