The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technician
Rank - 27 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +4.76%
Senior Technician
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 114 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.44% 90.48% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 165 94 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in Halifax

Senior Technician
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) CruiseControl

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (100.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) RUP
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM