Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Specialist was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Technical Specialist
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 824 879
Rank change year-on-year +6 +55 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 5 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.001% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.001% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 19
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +15.04% +22.83%
10th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% -6.00% +8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,369 67,873 81,943
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.91% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53,912 58,096 70,022
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Senior Technical Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Specialist 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 in London.

Salary trend for Senior Technical Specialist in London

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Client Onboarding

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Client Onboarding
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree