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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Technician
Rank 918 941 998
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Technician 8 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.016% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 5
Median salary £27,000 £30,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,750 £33,400
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £30,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +6.08%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 12 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 25 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
England +14 7 £27,000 -11.47% 2
London +5 5 £27,000 -28.00%
Uxbridge - 2 £26,000 -
North West +15 1 £37,500 +27.11%
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 1 £25,000 -0.99%
North East -4 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Tyne and Wear -5 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Winsford - 1 £37,500 -
Croydon - 1 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Senior IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Apple
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) SLA
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 1 (8.33%) WAN

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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
2 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) XHTML
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Unix
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Android Development
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Siemens
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
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