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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technician
Rank 643 655 683
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 14 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.027% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.028% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 31
Average salary £37,500 £51,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.53% +56.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £64,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -11.42%
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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
Uxbridge - 4 £26,000 -
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Enfield - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (21.74%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) DHCP
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) EMC
6 5 (21.74%) NetApp
7 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 4 (17.39%) Apple
8 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.04%) Wireless

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) IPTV
3 1 (4.35%) LPAR
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) BCP
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Server Building
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.35%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) PowerHA
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.35%) Casper Suite
1 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) EMC
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) NetApp
3 4 (17.39%) Apple
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Bloomberg
4 3 (13.04%) Reuters
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Polycom
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Siemens
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Tandberg
5 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard