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 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 Technician
Rank 837 905 911
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 45 59 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.056% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.058% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 53
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £25,511 £24,457
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £43,300
UK excluding London median salary £31,125 £31,898 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.42% -1.85%

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 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 10 December 2016 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 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
(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 +50 41 £32,500 +1.88% 5
North West -3 15 £34,376 +50.11% 1
Manchester - 14 £35,000 -
London +35 11 £37,500 +11.11% 1
South East +47 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Scotland +25 4 £34,000 -6.20% 2
Bolton - 4 £21,187 -
Surrey +27 3 £27,500 -13.78% 1
East of England +17 3 £26,000 -13.33% 1
South West +15 3 £31,000 +37.77% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £26,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £31,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £26,000 - 1
Guildford +21 2 £27,500 -13.78%
City of London +20 2 £36,000 +6.66%
Glasgow +18 2 £34,000 -6.20% 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £30,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £30,250 -
Bury - 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 - -
West Sussex +27 1 £22,000 +2.32%
Cheshire +13 1 £33,752 +47.38% 1
Hampshire +4 1 £31,250 -
Petworth +1 1 £22,000 +2.32%
Worcester - 1 £27,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £31,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £31,000 -

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 56 (83.58%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
3 32 (47.76%) VMware
4 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
5 26 (38.81%) Active Directory
5 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
7 18 (26.87%) MS Exchange
8 17 (25.37%) Windows 7
8 17 (25.37%) Office 365
9 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
11 13 (19.40%) MCSE
11 13 (19.40%) ITIL
12 12 (17.91%) DNS
13 11 (16.42%) MS Office
13 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (14.93%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (14.93%) SQL
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
15 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
15 9 (13.43%) Cisco
15 9 (13.43%) DBS Check
16 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (11.94%) SAN
16 8 (11.94%) VoIP
16 8 (11.94%) SQL Server

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 18 (26.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.48%) Quickr
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Office
2 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Office 365
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) Mimecast
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 10 (14.93%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (11.94%) SAN
3 8 (11.94%) VoIP
4 7 (10.45%) Firewall
4 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.46%) DHCP
5 5 (7.46%) VLAN
5 5 (7.46%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) WAN
5 5 (7.46%) Wireless
6 4 (5.97%) BIG-IP
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.97%) LAN
6 4 (5.97%) MPLS
7 2 (2.99%) Network Security
8 1 (1.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) DTS
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.48%) FMCG
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) iSeries
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (83.58%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
3 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.37%) Windows 7
5 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.97%) Linux
9 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.99%) Android
10 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.99%) Unix
11 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.45%) Migration
4 5 (7.46%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (5.97%) CRM
5 4 (5.97%) High Availability
5 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.48%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (4.48%) Logistics
7 2 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.99%) Data Privacy
7 2 (2.99%) DevOps
7 2 (2.99%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.99%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.99%) Server Building
7 2 (2.99%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.40%) MCSE
3 9 (13.43%) DBS Check
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.96%) Degree
5 6 (8.96%) MCSA
5 6 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.46%) MCITP
7 4 (5.97%) MCP
7 4 (5.97%) MCTS
8 3 (4.48%) CCNA
9 2 (2.99%) HNC
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) Active Directory
2 25 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) NDS
4 2 (2.99%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.49%) RACF
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Backup Exec
1 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.99%) Ambari
2 2 (2.99%) Casper Suite
2 2 (2.99%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) WSUS
2 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) zSecure
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) VMware
2 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco
4 5 (7.46%) Adobe
4 5 (7.46%) Avaya
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) F5
5 4 (5.97%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) Meraki
6 3 (4.48%) Apple
6 3 (4.48%) Dell
6 3 (4.48%) Lotus
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 3 (4.48%) Remedy
7 2 (2.99%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.49%) EMC
8 1 (1.49%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £21000 per annum
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: benefits
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