The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Specialist was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 641 637
Rank change year-on-year +46 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 5 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.030% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.032% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 11
Median salary £47,000 £44,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.02% -10.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £48,652 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.58% +2.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33064 40999 42804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.65% 96.09% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27828 35497 36012
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Technical Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Specialist in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Specialist 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 23 April 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £47,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Technical Specialist
England

Senior Technical Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 across the London region featuring Senior Technical Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Sensu
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (20.00%) Graphite
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Event Store
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Grafana

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Event Store
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) Riak
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Graphite
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk