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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technician
Rank 885 921 924
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 30 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.043% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.044% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 53
Median salary £34,500 £30,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.11% -7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £35,000 £46,200
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £27,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +33 29 £34,500 +15.00% 4
South East +32 8 £42,500 +55.96% 2
East Midlands - 6 £30,000 -
London +29 5 £45,000 +30.43% 1
West Midlands -9 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £30,000 -
Leamington Spa +19 4 £30,000 -1.63%
Warwickshire +14 4 £30,000 -1.63%
East of England - 4 £38,750 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Lewes - 3 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £30,000 -
Worksop - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £38,750 -
Surrey - 2 £54,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £38,750 -
South West +12 1 £27,500 +5.77%
Scotland +7 1 - -
Hampshire +4 1 £55,000 +139.13% 1
Devon +2 1 £27,500 +5.77%
Birmingham -16 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £34,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 £27,500 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £28,500 -
Guildford - 1 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £28,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £48,500 -
Croydon - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (73.68%) Windows
2 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
3 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 34 (44.74%) Windows Server
5 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (34.21%) MS Exchange
6 25 (32.89%) VMware
7 18 (23.68%) Citrix
8 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (21.05%) Cisco
10 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
10 15 (19.74%) ITIL
11 14 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (17.11%) Linux
12 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (15.79%) SAN
13 12 (15.79%) SLA
14 11 (14.47%) MS Office
14 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
14 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
14 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (13.16%) High Availability
15 10 (13.16%) MCSE
15 10 (13.16%) Firewall
16 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
17 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
17 8 (10.53%) NetApp

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 26 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.58%) IBM Notes
4 5 (6.58%) Quickr
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) SAN
2 10 (13.16%) Firewall
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
4 6 (7.89%) VLAN
4 6 (7.89%) VoIP
4 6 (7.89%) WAN
5 5 (6.58%) FTP
6 4 (5.26%) DHCP
6 4 (5.26%) DNS
6 4 (5.26%) IPsec
6 4 (5.26%) L2TP
6 4 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 4 (5.26%) Network Security
6 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.26%) Wireless
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.95%) VPN
8 2 (2.63%) HTTP
8 2 (2.63%) NAS
8 2 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) DTS
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Toad
2 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) HTML5
2 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.89%) FMCG
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Licensing
3 4 (5.26%) Clustering
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) LPAR
4 3 (3.95%) Replication
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 34 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (17.11%) Linux
6 11 (14.47%) Windows 7
7 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
8 7 (9.21%) Unix
9 6 (7.89%) Windows XP
10 5 (6.58%) Windows 2000
11 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
13 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
14 1 (1.32%) AIX
14 1 (1.32%) Android
14 1 (1.32%) CentOS
14 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.16%) High Availability
4 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
5 6 (7.89%) Logistics
5 6 (7.89%) Software Licensing
6 5 (6.58%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.26%) Change Management
7 4 (5.26%) Information Security
7 4 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Project Management
7 4 (5.26%) Service Management
7 4 (5.26%) SIEM
7 4 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.16%) MCSE
3 7 (9.21%) MCITP
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.89%) MCSA
5 5 (6.58%) CCNA
5 5 (6.58%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (5.26%) CISM
6 4 (5.26%) CISSP
6 4 (5.26%) ISEB
7 3 (3.95%) LPIC
8 2 (2.63%) MCP
9 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.58%) XenApp
4 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.95%) PowerHA
6 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.95%) vSphere
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.63%) Ambari
4 2 (2.63%) Puppet
4 2 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (32.89%) VMware
3 18 (23.68%) Citrix
4 16 (21.05%) Cisco
5 8 (10.53%) NetApp
6 7 (9.21%) EMC
7 6 (7.89%) Symantec
8 5 (6.58%) Apple
8 5 (6.58%) HP
8 5 (6.58%) Lotus
8 5 (6.58%) Oracle
8 5 (6.58%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.26%) AVG
9 4 (5.26%) IBM
9 4 (5.26%) Imperva
9 4 (5.26%) Kaseya
9 4 (5.26%) Kaspersky
9 4 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (5.26%) Sophos
9 4 (5.26%) Splunk
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Dartford, Kent
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