The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technician
Rank 255 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.084% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.087% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,625 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-13.62% +9.05%
Senior Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7287 5715 5784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.89% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5921 4533 4813
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technician in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Technician Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Technician
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -17 7 £32,500 -18.75%
North Yorkshire - 6 - -
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Technician in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) LAMP
4 7 (38.89%) Games
4 7 (38.89%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Ruby
4 7 (38.89%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
4 7 (38.89%) Puppet
4 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 6 (33.33%) J2EE
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Vignette
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) Open Text
5 6 (33.33%) RHCE
5 6 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) E-Procurement
7 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu

Senior Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) SSH
3 3 (16.67%) IMAP
3 3 (16.67%) POP3
3 3 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) LAMP
2 6 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Scrum
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PHP
1 7 (38.89%) Python
1 7 (38.89%) Ruby
1 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) RHCE
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) MCSA
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) Open Text
3 6 (33.33%) Vignette
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds