The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technician
Rank 603 629 606
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 10 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.060% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.064% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 15
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-13.43% +21.81%
Senior Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in London

Senior Technician
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram in London

Senior Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +29 2 £43,250 +31.06%
Twickenham -12 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) ITIL
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
7 7 (30.43%) DHCP
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (26.09%) Casper Suite
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) Xen
9 5 (21.74%) Citrix
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) NetApp
10 4 (17.39%) MCP
10 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
10 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
10 4 (17.39%) AppSense
10 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (17.39%) Polycom
11 3 (13.04%) Video Editing
11 3 (13.04%) iPhone
11 3 (13.04%) Marketing
11 3 (13.04%) Firewall
11 3 (13.04%) Back Office

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Back Office
1 3 (13.04%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Video Editing
2 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
4 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) CAD
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Xen
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) NetApp
5 4 (17.39%) AppSense
5 4 (17.39%) Polycom
6 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) NEC
7 1 (4.35%) Sony
7 1 (4.35%) Panasonic