The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technician
Rank 233 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £38,750 - £35,739
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6822 6839 7208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 94.75% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5529 5855 6319
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Technician
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Merseyside - 5 - -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) LDAP
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) VB
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) VLE
3 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
3 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (62.50%) Intranet
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) VB
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Websense
2 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
BPD Zenith Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, dependent upon skills, qualifications
Posted: 13 days ago