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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technician
Rank 178 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.025% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.03%
Senior Technician
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3411 3782 3907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.20% 94.53% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3113 3383
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) MCP
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) MSI
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) VBScript
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
6 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) NAS
6 2 (28.57%) Application Discovery
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) Finance

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Application Discovery
3 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
3 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse
Manchester, Lancashire
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