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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technician
Rank 830 834 837
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 53 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.055% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.059% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 33
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,550 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £33,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -2.22%
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
97407 105944 97156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81361 87724 81693
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +40 15 £35,000 +7.69% 3
North East - 10 £25,750 -
South East +15 8 £32,000 +2.40% 1
South West -13 6 £26,000 -38.82%
Yorkshire +3 5 £27,000 -53.04%
North West 0 3 - - 1
East of England -1 3 £31,000 +7.82%
West Midlands -17 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 58 (64.44%) Windows
2 40 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 36 (40.00%) VMware
4 26 (28.89%) Microsoft
5 25 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 25 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (18.89%) ITIL
8 17 (18.89%) Cisco
9 16 (17.78%) DHCP
9 16 (17.78%) DNS
10 15 (16.67%) Linux
11 14 (15.56%) MCP
11 14 (15.56%) MS Office
11 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (15.56%) Windows 7
12 13 (14.44%) UNIX
12 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
13 12 (13.33%) Firewall
14 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
15 10 (11.11%) Citrix
16 9 (10.00%) Sophos
16 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
16 9 (10.00%) SCCM
16 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
17 8 (8.89%) SLA
18 7 (7.78%) CAD

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.33%) Lync
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.11%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Office
2 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) DHCP
1 16 (17.78%) DNS
2 12 (13.33%) Firewall
3 6 (6.67%) SAN
3 6 (6.67%) Internet
4 5 (5.56%) VoIP
5 4 (4.44%) Network Security
6 3 (3.33%) NAS
6 3 (3.33%) LAN
6 3 (3.33%) MPLS
6 3 (3.33%) OSPF
6 3 (3.33%) BGP
6 3 (3.33%) Wireless
6 3 (3.33%) VLAN
7 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.22%) WAN
7 2 (2.22%) IPv6
7 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.22%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.22%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) MS Access
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MSI
General
1 5 (5.56%) Banking
1 5 (5.56%) Multimedia
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Law
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) J2EE
2 2 (2.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 5 (5.56%) GIS
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.44%) Video Editing
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Replication
4 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.11%) iPhone
5 1 (1.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) SystemC
5 1 (1.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 58 (64.44%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (16.67%) Linux
4 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 13 (14.44%) UNIX
6 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.33%) Android
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.33%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) ITIL
2 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.78%) CAD
4 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (4.44%) Project Management
5 4 (4.44%) Migration
5 4 (4.44%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.33%) CRM
7 2 (2.22%) ERP
7 2 (2.22%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.22%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.22%) Change Control
7 2 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.11%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.11%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.11%) Marketing Management
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) Java
2 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) VBScript
4 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) MCP
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.56%) CCNA
4 5 (5.56%) MCSE
4 5 (5.56%) Degree
5 3 (3.33%) RHCE
5 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.33%) MCSA
6 2 (2.22%) HND
6 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) CISM
7 1 (1.11%) MBCS
7 1 (1.11%) ISEB
7 1 (1.11%) CISSP
7 1 (1.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.11%) GMP
System Software
1 40 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 25 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.56%) Xen
5 2 (2.22%) XenApp
5 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) Casper Suite
2 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.33%) WSUS
3 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (40.00%) VMware
2 26 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.89%) Cisco
4 10 (11.11%) Citrix
5 9 (10.00%) Sophos
6 5 (5.56%) NetApp
6 5 (5.56%) Symantec
7 4 (4.44%) AppSense
7 4 (4.44%) Polycom
8 3 (3.33%) OpenText
8 3 (3.33%) Veeam
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.33%) HP
8 3 (3.33%) Vignette
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle
9 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 2 (2.22%) Avaya
9 2 (2.22%) AVG
9 2 (2.22%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.22%) Kaspersky
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