The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technician
England / North West
Rank 243 235 251
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% 0.035% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.037% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £27,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,950 £50,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £50,000 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5458 6784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.72% 96.52% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4839 4578 5665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Senior Technician in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 2 £27,750 -44.50%
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Senior Technician in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (58.82%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (47.06%) DBS Check
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) VoIP
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (23.53%) MPLS
7 4 (23.53%) MCSE
7 4 (23.53%) CRM
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (23.53%) MCTS
7 4 (23.53%) MCITP
7 4 (23.53%) VLAN
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (23.53%) Mimecast

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Mimecast
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (23.53%) MPLS
3 4 (23.53%) VLAN
3 4 (23.53%) VoIP
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) CCTV
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) DBS Check
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCITP
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) MCTS
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) F5
2 4 (23.53%) Meraki
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix