The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior IT Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Technician
Rank 885 956 955
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Technician 5 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.007% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £24,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -3.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior IT Technician in the job title.

Senior IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior IT Technician
Salary Trend

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

Senior IT Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Senior IT Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Technician over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Technician
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England +53 4 £33,750 +12.50% 4
London +59 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 2
South East - 1 £24,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £24,000 -

Senior IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Senior IT 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 featuring Senior IT Technician in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) MCSE
9 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Apple
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (21.43%) Office 365
10 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
10 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (14.29%) Citrix
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (14.29%) VoIP
10 2 (14.29%) VPN
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
10 2 (14.29%) SharePoint

Senior IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) Android
7 1 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Android Development
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
2 1 (7.14%) MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Server Building
2 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam
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