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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Technician
Rank 864 953 954
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Technician 18 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.010% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.011% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 20
Median salary £35,000 £31,898 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £31,875 £31,898 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-0.07% +9.99%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Technician
Top 23 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 10 December 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
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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 +70 18 £35,000 +9.72%
London +42 5 £37,500 +11.11%
Manchester - 4 £35,000 -
North West - 4 £35,000 -
South West +15 3 £31,000 +37.77%
East of England - 3 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £26,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £26,000 -
City of London +23 2 £36,000 +10.76%
South East +64 1 £31,250 -2.02%
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £31,000 -
Ringwood - 1 £31,250 -
Minehead - 1 £21,583 -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 -
Worcester - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £31,250 -
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £31,000 -
Somerset - 1 £21,583 -
Worcestershire - 1 £27,500 -

Senior IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows Server
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (65.22%) Hyper-V
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 13 (56.52%) Office 365
5 12 (52.17%) DNS
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Windows 8
6 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (34.78%) MCSE
8 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
9 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (21.74%) VLAN
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
11 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
11 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) Migration
11 5 (21.74%) VPN
11 5 (21.74%) DHCP
11 5 (21.74%) VoIP
11 5 (21.74%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) SQL

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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Mimecast
4 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) VLAN
3 5 (21.74%) VoIP
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows Server
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
4 10 (43.48%) Windows 8
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Android
6 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
3 2 (8.70%) Server Building
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCSE
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (17.39%) MCITP
4 4 (17.39%) MCSA
4 4 (17.39%) MCTS
5 3 (13.04%) MCP
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
7 1 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
7 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Hyper-V
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
1 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Adobe
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) F5
4 4 (17.39%) Meraki
5 3 (13.04%) Apple
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Remedy
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Veeam