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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technician
Rank 590 598 601
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 13 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.071% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.076% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 12
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-13.19% +10.76%
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
39241 40713 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.78% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 33367 35450
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
(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 +2 5 £60,000 +83.20%
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (62.50%) Windows
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 8 (33.33%) DHCP
5 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (29.17%) DNS
5 7 (29.17%) Apple
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
6 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (20.83%) Casper Suite
7 5 (20.83%) Xen
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) NetApp
8 4 (16.67%) VPN
8 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 4 (16.67%) Symantec
8 4 (16.67%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Time Management
8 4 (16.67%) AppSense
8 4 (16.67%) Firewall
8 4 (16.67%) Legal

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) FileMaker
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (4.17%) UNIX
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Time Management
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) CAD
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Casper Suite
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Apple
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 4 (16.67%) AppSense
7 1 (4.17%) Sony
7 1 (4.17%) NEC
7 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.17%) Polycom
7 1 (4.17%) Siemens
7 1 (4.17%) M86 Security
7 1 (4.17%) Panasonic