The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Technical Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technical Specialist
UK
Rank 839 903 928
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 13 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.022% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.023% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 17
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,335 £65,000 £54,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Specialist
Top 14 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
England +68 11 £47,000 -6.00% 1
West Midlands - 7 £47,000 -
Coventry - 6 £47,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £40,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £43,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £43,000 -
Scotland - 2 £40,500 -
South West +11 1 £60,350 +20.70%
North West - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £60,350 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Poole - 1 £60,350 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 featuring Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) CISSP
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) CISA
4 4 (19.05%) CISM
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
4 4 (19.05%) Security Management
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (19.05%) SCCM
4 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) PKI
4 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (19.05%) GPG13

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) Intranet
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) COM
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) EFT
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
2 4 (19.05%) Coaching
2 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (19.05%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Presales
2 4 (19.05%) Security Auditing
2 4 (19.05%) Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) Server Hardening
2 4 (19.05%) SIEM
2 4 (19.05%) Threat Detection
2 4 (19.05%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CISA
1 4 (19.05%) CISM
1 4 (19.05%) CISSP
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (4.76%) CCVP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) GPG13
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.76%) Ganglia
3 1 (4.76%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Netcool
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) NetApp
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) CommVault
3 3 (14.29%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Veritas
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Finjan
5 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.76%) Netezza
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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