The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technician
Rank 883 935 901
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 29 40 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.037% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.038% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 56
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,112 £25,200 £26,475
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -2.98%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technician
Salary Trend

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technician over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technician
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +52 26 £34,750 +6.92% 11
London +37 9 £39,000 +20.00% 1
South East +42 7 £27,500 - 2
North West +9 5 £35,000 +7.03% 4
Manchester - 5 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire - 3 £31,500 - 2
East Midlands +23 2 £31,500 -
Scotland +12 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £27,500 -
Leeds - 2 £30,250 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £30,250 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £31,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £31,500 -
Guildford - 2 £27,500 -
Glasgow +16 1 - -
Hampshire +8 1 £55,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £24,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Petworth - 1 £22,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £31,500 -
Croydon - 1 £55,000 -
Bolton - 1 - - 1
Bury - 1 - - 1
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
Lewes - 1 £39,049 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £39,049 -
Middlesex - 1 £34,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £22,000 - 1

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior 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 Technician in the job title.

1 50 (78.13%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 31 (48.44%) Windows Server
3 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
4 27 (42.19%) VMware
5 26 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (34.38%) MS Exchange
7 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (23.44%) Windows 7
9 15 (23.44%) Citrix
10 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
12 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (18.75%) Windows 8
13 11 (17.19%) SAN
13 11 (17.19%) Cisco
13 11 (17.19%) MCSE
13 11 (17.19%) ITIL
13 11 (17.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (15.63%) Linux
14 10 (15.63%) MS Office
14 10 (15.63%) High Availability
14 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
15 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
15 9 (14.06%) Firewall
16 8 (12.50%) SQL
17 7 (10.94%) VoIP
17 7 (10.94%) WAN

Senior 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 22 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.81%) IBM Notes
4 5 (7.81%) Quickr
4 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) SAN
2 9 (14.06%) Firewall
3 7 (10.94%) VoIP
3 7 (10.94%) WAN
4 6 (9.38%) LAN
4 6 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.25%) VLAN
6 3 (4.69%) DNS
6 3 (4.69%) FTP
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.13%) MPLS
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (3.13%) Wireless
8 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.56%) Frame Relay
8 1 (1.56%) IPsec
8 1 (1.56%) L2TP
8 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) DTS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Toad
2 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) HTML5
2 1 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) FMCG
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.13%) LPAR
5 1 (1.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.56%) iSeries
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (78.13%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) Windows Server
3 26 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (23.44%) Windows 7
6 12 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 10 (15.63%) Linux
8 6 (9.38%) Unix
9 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
10 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
11 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.56%) AIX
12 1 (1.56%) Android
12 1 (1.56%) CentOS
12 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (17.19%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) High Availability
3 6 (9.38%) Logistics
3 6 (9.38%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.69%) Data Protection
4 3 (4.69%) Data Security
4 3 (4.69%) Database Tuning
4 3 (4.69%) Migration
4 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.69%) Server Building
4 3 (4.69%) Time Management
4 3 (4.69%) Validation
5 2 (3.13%) Change Control
5 2 (3.13%) DevOps
5 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.13%) Presales
5 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.56%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.19%) MCSE
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.38%) DBS Check
4 5 (7.81%) MCSA
5 4 (6.25%) CCNA
5 4 (6.25%) Degree
5 4 (6.25%) MCP
6 3 (4.69%) MCITP
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) LPIC
7 2 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCNP
8 1 (1.56%) MCTS
8 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.13%) PowerHA
5 2 (3.13%) XenApp
5 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Ambari
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.13%) WSUS
2 2 (3.13%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.19%) VMware
3 15 (23.44%) Citrix
4 11 (17.19%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Avaya
5 5 (7.81%) Lotus
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle
6 3 (4.69%) Apple
7 2 (3.13%) EMC
7 2 (3.13%) HP
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.13%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.56%) AVG
8 1 (1.56%) F5
8 1 (1.56%) Kaseya
8 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.56%) Meraki
8 1 (1.56%) NetApp
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.56%) Veeam
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