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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technician
Rank 612 606 626
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 17 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.040% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.043% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 7
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
43577 41676 47883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.50% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36395 35004 41511
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
City of London +4 4 £43,250 -0.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £32,000 -
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
4 12 (27.91%) ITIL
5 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
5 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
6 10 (23.26%) Finance
6 10 (23.26%) SLA
6 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
7 8 (18.60%) Firewall
7 8 (18.60%) Mainframe
7 8 (18.60%) zOS
7 8 (18.60%) CICS
7 8 (18.60%) RACF
7 8 (18.60%) DB2
8 7 (16.28%) Cisco
8 7 (16.28%) LAN
8 7 (16.28%) WAN
8 7 (16.28%) Citrix
8 7 (16.28%) VMware
9 6 (13.95%) Banking
9 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
9 6 (13.95%) MS Office
10 5 (11.63%) LDAP
10 5 (11.63%) SMTP
10 5 (11.63%) Apple

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) CICS
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
3 4 (9.30%) Acrobat
3 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) WAN
2 7 (16.28%) LAN
3 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 5 (11.63%) LDAP
4 5 (11.63%) SMTP
5 4 (9.30%) DHCP
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) IPv4
6 3 (6.98%) DEFINITY
6 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
7 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.65%) MPLS
7 2 (4.65%) BGP
8 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Local Government
3 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Mainframe
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.60%) zOS
4 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
8 1 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.63%) Validation
4 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Coaching
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) RAD
7 1 (2.33%) RUP
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) VBScript
1 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Clojure
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCP
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) RACF
3 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.33%) ACF2
6 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Cacti
2 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView
2 2 (4.65%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco
2 7 (16.28%) Citrix
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Apple
4 4 (9.30%) Polycom
4 4 (9.30%) Adobe
4 4 (9.30%) Symantec
5 3 (6.98%) Avaya
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.65%) AppSense
7 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL