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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technician
UK
Rank 828 886 918
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 29 60 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.059% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.061% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 24
Median salary £33,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +9.83%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technician
Top 30 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +72 21 £34,000 +4.61% 5
South East +28 10 £45,000 +38.46%
Scotland +22 6 £33,750 -4.92%
Berkshire +28 5 £47,500 -
Glasgow +16 5 £33,750 -4.92%
Reading - 5 £47,500 -
East Sussex -5 4 £25,000 -23.07%
Brighton - 4 £25,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
London +69 2 £52,500 +75.00% 2
West Midlands +31 2 £34,000 +36.00% 1
Cheshire +14 2 £27,750 -44.50%
North West -11 2 £27,750 -44.50%
Surrey +41 1 £45,000 +37.61%
City of London +34 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
East of England +16 1 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Edinburgh +2 1 - -
Wilmslow -9 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Cambridge - 1 £26,000 - 1
Crewe - 1 £15,500 -
Telford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Minehead - 1 £21,583 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £34,000 -
Woking - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £21,583 -
Birmingham - 1 £34,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
South West - 1 £21,583 -

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 57 (81.43%) Windows
2 35 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 33 (47.14%) VMware
4 26 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
4 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 21 (30.00%) Office 365
7 20 (28.57%) DNS
8 17 (24.29%) Windows 7
8 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
10 15 (21.43%) SQL
10 15 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 13 (18.57%) Finance
11 13 (18.57%) Cisco
11 13 (18.57%) Windows 8
12 12 (17.14%) DHCP
13 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
13 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (15.71%) SAN
13 11 (15.71%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (14.29%) ITIL
14 10 (14.29%) MCSE
14 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (12.86%) DBS Check
15 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (11.43%) Firewall

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 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.71%) ArcGIS
6 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.43%) Apache
8 1 (1.43%) IIS
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
3 5 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.00%) Office 365
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.71%) Mimecast
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) DNS
2 12 (17.14%) DHCP
3 11 (15.71%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (15.71%) SAN
4 8 (11.43%) Firewall
5 7 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.00%) VLAN
5 7 (10.00%) VoIP
5 7 (10.00%) VPN
6 5 (7.14%) Wireless
7 4 (5.71%) BIG-IP
7 4 (5.71%) MPLS
8 2 (2.86%) LAN
8 2 (2.86%) Network Security
8 2 (2.86%) WAN
9 1 (1.43%) DDNS
9 1 (1.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) GIS
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Automotive
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.29%) iSeries
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) CCTV
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 57 (81.43%) Windows
2 35 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (24.29%) Windows 7
4 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (18.57%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.29%) Linux
9 2 (2.86%) Android
9 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.86%) Unix
10 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) ITIL
2 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (5.71%) Coaching
4 4 (5.71%) CRM
4 4 (5.71%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (5.71%) Data Management
4 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.71%) Open Source
4 4 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.29%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (2.86%) Data Privacy
6 2 (2.86%) Identity Management
6 2 (2.86%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.86%) Server Building
6 2 (2.86%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.29%) MCSE
3 9 (12.86%) DBS Check
4 7 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.14%) Degree
6 5 (7.14%) MCP
7 4 (5.71%) MCITP
7 4 (5.71%) MCSA
7 4 (5.71%) MCTS
8 3 (4.29%) CCNA
9 2 (2.86%) HNC
9 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) COBIT
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
1 26 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.86%) NDS
3 2 (2.86%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (1.43%) RACF
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 5 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.86%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (2.86%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
3 1 (1.43%) zSecure
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) VMware
2 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.57%) Cisco
4 7 (10.00%) Meraki
5 5 (7.14%) Adobe
6 4 (5.71%) Avaya
6 4 (5.71%) F5
6 4 (5.71%) HP
6 4 (5.71%) Mapinfo
7 3 (4.29%) Citrix
7 3 (4.29%) Dell
7 3 (4.29%) Remedy
8 2 (2.86%) Apple
8 2 (2.86%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.43%) EMC
9 1 (1.43%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Deeside
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Local World
Posted: 22 days ago