The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technician
England / West Midlands
Rank 206 228 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.017% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.018% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £34,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4593 5695 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.29% 96.48% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4718 4172
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Technician in the job title.

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technician across the West Midlands region.

Senior Technician Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Technician
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham - 1 £34,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Senior Technician in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DDNS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DDNS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago