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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technician
Rank 156 - 178
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% - 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £42,000 - £39,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 - £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -11.42%
Senior Technician
UK

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
2723 3007 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.04% 95.49% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1890 2535
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £58,100
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram 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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £34,000 -
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (20.00%) Imperva
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Imperva
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft