The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technician
Rank 889 895 923
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 42 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.040% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.041% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 53
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -11.42%
Senior Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the England region.

Senior Technician Salary Trend in England

Senior Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram in England

Senior Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
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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
London +9 14 £37,500 -27.53%
South East +36 12 £39,250 +20.76%
West Midlands -14 6 £30,000 -7.69% 1
North West +14 4 £40,000 +35.59% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £35,000 -
East of England +6 2 - - 1
North East -3 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 68 (73.91%) Windows
2 45 (48.91%) Windows Server
3 43 (46.74%) Active Directory
4 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
5 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 23 (25.00%) ITIL
7 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (20.65%) Linux
9 18 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (19.57%) VMware
9 18 (19.57%) Windows 8
10 16 (17.39%) Windows XP
11 15 (16.30%) Oracle
11 15 (16.30%) Migration
12 14 (15.22%) Firewall
12 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
12 14 (15.22%) MS Office
12 14 (15.22%) Cisco
13 13 (14.13%) SLA
13 13 (14.13%) Citrix
13 13 (14.13%) .NET
13 13 (14.13%) Software Licensing
13 13 (14.13%) PowerShell
13 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Licensing
14 12 (13.04%) SAN
15 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
15 11 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (11.96%) Windows 10
16 10 (10.87%) High Availability

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.26%) IIS
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.17%) Quickr
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Office
2 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Firewall
2 12 (13.04%) SAN
3 10 (10.87%) DHCP
3 10 (10.87%) DNS
4 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.78%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (8.70%) FTP
6 7 (7.61%) VPN
7 5 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (5.43%) VLAN
8 4 (4.35%) IPsec
8 4 (4.35%) L2TP
8 4 (4.35%) LAN
8 4 (4.35%) NAS
8 4 (4.35%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.35%) WAN
8 4 (4.35%) Wireless
9 2 (2.17%) HTTP
9 2 (2.17%) Network Security
9 2 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) DTS
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Toad
General
1 7 (7.61%) Back Office
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (2.17%) J2EE
4 2 (2.17%) jQuery
4 2 (2.17%) OC4J
5 1 (1.09%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) HTML5
5 1 (1.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Licensing
2 9 (9.78%) Clustering
3 8 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.26%) FMCG
6 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.17%) LPAR
7 2 (2.17%) Mechatronics
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.17%) Replication
7 2 (2.17%) Robotics
8 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.09%) IPTV
8 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.09%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.09%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 68 (73.91%) Windows
2 45 (48.91%) Windows Server
3 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (20.65%) Linux
6 18 (19.57%) Windows 8
7 16 (17.39%) Windows XP
8 11 (11.96%) Windows 10
9 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (9.78%) Unix
11 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
12 4 (4.35%) Windows 2000
13 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.17%) Solaris
14 1 (1.09%) Android
14 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) ITIL
2 18 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (16.30%) Migration
4 13 (14.13%) Software Licensing
5 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.87%) High Availability
6 10 (10.87%) Service Management
7 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
7 9 (9.78%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (6.52%) Change Management
10 6 (6.52%) Data Security
10 6 (6.52%) Database Tuning
10 6 (6.52%) Information Security
10 6 (6.52%) Validation
11 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.43%) Project Management
11 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.78%) C#
2 9 (9.78%) VBScript
3 8 (8.70%) SQL
4 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.26%) C
7 3 (3.26%) Java
8 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.52%) MCITP
2 6 (6.52%) MCSE
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.35%) CCNA
4 4 (4.35%) MCSA
4 4 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (3.26%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.17%) CISM
6 2 (2.17%) CISSP
6 2 (2.17%) ISEB
6 2 (2.17%) LPIC
7 1 (1.09%) CCNP
7 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) SLA
2 8 (8.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (46.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.61%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (5.43%) XenApp
5 5 (5.43%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.26%) vSphere
8 2 (2.17%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.17%) SCCM
3 2 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.09%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.09%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.09%) SCOM
4 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.57%) VMware
3 15 (16.30%) Oracle
4 14 (15.22%) Cisco
5 13 (14.13%) Citrix
6 10 (10.87%) NetApp
7 9 (9.78%) EMC
8 7 (7.61%) HP
9 6 (6.52%) Symantec
10 5 (5.43%) Google
10 5 (5.43%) SonicWALL
11 4 (4.35%) Apple
11 4 (4.35%) AVG
11 4 (4.35%) Dell
11 4 (4.35%) Kaseya
11 4 (4.35%) Kaspersky
11 4 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless
11 4 (4.35%) Sophos
12 3 (3.26%) Reuters
12 3 (3.26%) SAP
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