The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technician
UK / Scotland
Rank 133 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Median salary £33,750 £35,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £33,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +7.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2177 2781 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.57% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1779 1862
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Technician
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Glasgow +25 5 £33,750 -4.92%
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Technician in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) iSeries
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) NetIQ
5 2 (28.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) NDS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) COBIT
5 2 (28.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) NDS
1 2 (28.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) NetIQ