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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Technician
Rank 897 906 874
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Technician 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 14 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 4 September 2015. 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 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 +13 7 £27,500 -12.00% 1
East of England 0 2 £27,500 -
Essex - 2 £27,500 -
North East - 2 £27,500 -
Chelmsford - 2 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £27,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £27,500 -
South East +9 1 £32,500 +4.00% 1
London - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £32,500 -

Senior IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) MS Office
8 7 (30.43%) MCP
8 7 (30.43%) UNIX
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
8 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
11 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 4 (17.39%) MCSE
11 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 4 (17.39%) CCNA
11 4 (17.39%) VoIP
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (13.04%) Project Management
12 3 (13.04%) Cisco
12 3 (13.04%) Degree
12 3 (13.04%) Clustering
12 3 (13.04%) Client/Server

Senior IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (13.04%) Lync
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) UNIX
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) ERP
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.35%) Logistics
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCP
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) HND
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.35%) GMP
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Polycom
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
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