The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technician
Rank 806 788 832
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 63 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.040% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.043% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 40
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,498
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £43,500 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Technician
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -38 21 £32,000 -1.53% 2
West Midlands -2 9 £30,000 -33.33% 1
East of England -6 9 £35,000 +6.06%
North West - 8 £38,750 - 1
South East -7 7 £31,125 -13.54% 2
Yorkshire -27 5 £42,500 +16.43% 2
South West - 4 £42,500 - 1
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 48 (40.00%) Windows
2 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 34 (28.33%) ITIL
4 32 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 29 (24.17%) Finance
6 28 (23.33%) VMware
7 22 (18.33%) Citrix
7 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
8 19 (15.83%) Cisco
8 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
9 18 (15.00%) Windows 7
10 16 (13.33%) Firewall
11 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (11.67%) Linux
12 14 (11.67%) DNS
13 13 (10.83%) MS Office
13 13 (10.83%) Management Information System
13 13 (10.83%) SLA
13 13 (10.83%) RACF
13 13 (10.83%) Mainframe
14 12 (10.00%) SAN
14 12 (10.00%) CICS
14 12 (10.00%) DB2
14 12 (10.00%) DHCP
15 11 (9.17%) LDAP
15 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (9.17%) Intranet
15 11 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (9.17%) Financial Institution

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.00%) CICS
3 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.83%) Apache
5 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.67%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) Quickr
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.83%) MS Office
3 8 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.33%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) Firewall
2 14 (11.67%) DNS
3 12 (10.00%) SAN
3 12 (10.00%) DHCP
4 11 (9.17%) LDAP
4 11 (9.17%) Intranet
4 11 (9.17%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (7.50%) LAN
5 9 (7.50%) WAN
6 7 (5.83%) Internet
7 6 (5.00%) SMTP
8 5 (4.17%) VLAN
8 5 (4.17%) SSL
9 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.33%) VoIP
10 3 (2.50%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.50%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.50%) IPv4
10 3 (2.50%) DEFINITY
11 2 (1.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) DB2
2 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.00%) MySQL
4 5 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) Impala
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) ClearQuest
1 8 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 8 (6.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.67%) Multimedia
4 7 (5.83%) Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Marketing
5 5 (4.17%) Games
6 3 (2.50%) Legal
7 2 (1.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) HTML
2 5 (4.17%) LAMP
3 2 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Management Information System
1 13 (10.83%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.83%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.17%) Open Source
3 5 (4.17%) VLE
4 3 (2.50%) CCTV
4 3 (2.50%) LPAR
4 3 (2.50%) iSeries
4 3 (2.50%) Ergonomics
4 3 (2.50%) EPoS
4 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.83%) EMV
5 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.00%) Windows
2 18 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.67%) Linux
4 10 (8.33%) zOS
5 8 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 8 (6.67%) UNIX
5 8 (6.67%) AIX
5 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.83%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.50%) OS/400
9 2 (1.67%) Solaris
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.33%) ITIL
2 11 (9.17%) Service Management
3 9 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (6.67%) CRM
4 8 (6.67%) RAD
4 8 (6.67%) RUP
5 7 (5.83%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.17%) DevOps
7 5 (4.17%) Software Deployment
7 5 (4.17%) Project Management
7 5 (4.17%) Scrum
7 5 (4.17%) Validation
8 4 (3.33%) Data Security
8 4 (3.33%) High Availability
8 4 (3.33%) Time Management
8 4 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.33%) PHP
2 8 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (6.67%) Perl
2 8 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.00%) SQL
3 6 (5.00%) VB
4 5 (4.17%) Ruby
4 5 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.17%) Python
5 3 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (0.83%) Clojure
6 1 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.33%) MCSE
3 8 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.83%) MCP
5 5 (4.17%) MCITP
5 5 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.17%) CCA
5 5 (4.17%) MCSA
6 4 (3.33%) Degree
7 3 (2.50%) CCNA
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.67%) CISM
8 2 (1.67%) ISEB
8 2 (1.67%) CISSP
8 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.83%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) RACF
4 9 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.50%) XenApp
5 8 (6.67%) Samba
6 5 (4.17%) vSphere
7 4 (3.33%) XenServer
7 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.67%) ACF2
9 1 (0.83%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) SCCM
2 7 (5.83%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.17%) Puppet
4 2 (1.67%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.67%) OpenView
4 2 (1.67%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.67%) Cacti
4 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.67%) Nessus
5 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.33%) VMware
3 22 (18.33%) Citrix
4 19 (15.83%) Cisco
5 9 (7.50%) IBM
5 9 (7.50%) Symantec
6 6 (5.00%) Apple
6 6 (5.00%) Oracle
7 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.33%) Adobe
7 4 (3.33%) EMC
7 4 (3.33%) Polycom
8 3 (2.50%) Avaya
8 3 (2.50%) AppSense
9 2 (1.67%) Websense
9 2 (1.67%) HP
9 2 (1.67%) Splunk
9 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.67%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.67%) Sourcefire
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