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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technician
Rank 180 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £29,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
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
3540 3815 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.60% 94.78% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 3176 3451
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Technician
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Oldham - 2 £30,000 -
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Technician
North West

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MCP
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) NAS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
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 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) ProCurve
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Wyse