The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior IT Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Technician
Rank 899 901 907
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Technician 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.005% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -2.98%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 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
England +4 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Uttoxeter - 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
South East -6 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -

Senior IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior IT 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 IT Technician in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (25.00%) CCENT

Senior IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior IT 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 IT Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCENT
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Polycom
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Websense