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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technician
Rank 855 885 845
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 47 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.039% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.040% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 48
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £44,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -4.76%
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
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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
(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
South East +26 28 £32,500 +8.33% 4
London +25 11 £30,000 -7.69% 4
East of England +6 5 £30,000 +15.38% 1
North West +28 2 £50,000 +19.04%
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 - 2
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 56 (60.87%) Windows
2 41 (44.57%) Active Directory
2 41 (44.57%) Windows Server
3 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
4 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 20 (21.74%) Windows XP
6 20 (21.74%) VMware
7 18 (19.57%) ITIL
7 18 (19.57%) Citrix
7 18 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (18.48%) Oracle
8 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 16 (17.39%) DHCP
9 16 (17.39%) DNS
9 16 (17.39%) Migration
10 14 (15.22%) Clustering
10 14 (15.22%) .NET
11 13 (14.13%) MS Office
11 13 (14.13%) SQL
11 13 (14.13%) Linux
11 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
11 13 (14.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (13.04%) Office 365
12 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (11.96%) Management Information System
13 11 (11.96%) SLA
13 11 (11.96%) PowerShell

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
6 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Office
2 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Office 365
2 8 (8.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) DHCP
1 16 (17.39%) DNS
2 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.78%) Firewall
3 9 (9.78%) VPN
3 9 (9.78%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (8.70%) FTP
5 4 (4.35%) SAN
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.17%) NAS
7 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) VoIP
7 2 (2.17%) WAN
7 2 (2.17%) Wireless
8 1 (1.09%) HTTP
8 1 (1.09%) Intranet
8 1 (1.09%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) DTS
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Toad
General
1 10 (10.87%) Banking
1 10 (10.87%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Back Office
3 2 (2.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Law
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) HTML
3 5 (5.43%) XML
4 2 (2.17%) J2EE
4 2 (2.17%) OC4J
5 1 (1.09%) CSS
5 1 (1.09%) jQuery
5 1 (1.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Clustering
2 11 (11.96%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.87%) Driving Licence
4 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Licensing
5 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.43%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
9 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.17%) Economics
9 2 (2.17%) Mechatronics
9 2 (2.17%) Robotics
10 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 1 (1.09%) IPTV
10 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
10 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.09%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 56 (60.87%) Windows
2 41 (44.57%) Windows Server
3 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 20 (21.74%) Windows XP
6 13 (14.13%) Linux
6 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (10.87%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.61%) Unix
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.09%) AIX
10 1 (1.09%) Android
10 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.09%) Solaris
10 1 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) ITIL
2 16 (17.39%) Migration
3 13 (14.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
4 9 (9.78%) Load Balancing
4 9 (9.78%) Software Licensing
5 8 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 8 (8.70%) High Availability
5 8 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (7.61%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.61%) Data Security
6 7 (7.61%) Database Tuning
6 7 (7.61%) Service Management
6 7 (7.61%) Validation
7 6 (6.52%) Information Security
8 5 (5.43%) Project Management
9 4 (4.35%) Information Security Management
9 4 (4.35%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.35%) Security Management
10 3 (3.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.87%) VBScript
4 9 (9.78%) C#
5 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.26%) C
8 3 (3.26%) Java
8 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.43%) DBS Check
2 5 (5.43%) MCITP
3 3 (3.26%) CCENT
3 3 (3.26%) CCNA
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) MCP
3 3 (3.26%) MCSA
3 3 (3.26%) MCSE
3 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.17%) CISM
4 2 (2.17%) CISSP
4 2 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) SLA
2 9 (9.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (44.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.09%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
5 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.09%) Casper Suite
1 1 (1.09%) EdgeSight
1 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
1 1 (1.09%) SCOM
1 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.74%) VMware
3 18 (19.57%) Citrix
4 17 (18.48%) Oracle
5 8 (8.70%) Cisco
5 8 (8.70%) Google
6 5 (5.43%) HP
6 5 (5.43%) Intel
6 5 (5.43%) Veritas
7 4 (4.35%) Dell
8 3 (3.26%) Bloomberg
8 3 (3.26%) EMC
8 3 (3.26%) IBM
8 3 (3.26%) NetApp
8 3 (3.26%) Reuters
8 3 (3.26%) SAP
9 2 (2.17%) Imperva
9 2 (2.17%) Splunk
10 1 (1.09%) F5
10 1 (1.09%) Ruckus Wireless
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