The median annual salary for a Senior Technician was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Technician
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 896 896
Rank change year-on-year +63 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 40 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.035% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.036% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 48
England median annual salary £32,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.18% +12.50%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,250 £45,000 £35,000
UK median annual salary £32,250 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.14% +13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80155 88904 100680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.94% 96.51% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 269837 336665 384213
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Senior Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technician in England

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Technician in England

Senior Technician
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technician in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technician in England

Senior Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South East +53 13 £28,500 -32.94%
London +34 12 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Midlands +8 7 £26,500 -11.66%
West Midlands +16 5 £26,500 -11.66%
North of England -4 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
North West -34 4 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +26 2 £33,036 +1.64%
South West -1 2 £50,000 +81.81% 2
East of England -15 1 £28,500 -26.45%
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Senior Technician
UK

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region featuring Senior Technician in the job title.

1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
3 27 (40.30%) Windows Server
4 20 (29.85%) Cisco
5 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
6 16 (23.88%) Office 365
6 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (23.88%) SQL
7 15 (22.39%) DNS
7 15 (22.39%) VMware
8 14 (20.90%) DHCP
9 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
10 12 (17.91%) Coaching
10 12 (17.91%) VoIP
11 11 (16.42%) VPN
11 11 (16.42%) ITIL
11 11 (16.42%) Firewall
11 11 (16.42%) Driving Licence
11 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (14.93%) VLAN
12 10 (14.93%) Python
13 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (13.43%) LAN
13 9 (13.43%) HP
13 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (13.43%) Data Management
13 9 (13.43%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.94%) Open Source

Senior Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (11.94%) ArcGIS
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) MicroStation
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Office 365
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) DNS
2 14 (20.90%) DHCP
3 12 (17.91%) VoIP
4 11 (16.42%) Firewall
4 11 (16.42%) VPN
5 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (14.93%) VLAN
6 9 (13.43%) LAN
6 9 (13.43%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (11.94%) SAN
8 7 (10.45%) Wireless
9 6 (8.96%) WLAN
10 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
11 4 (5.97%) 802.11
12 3 (4.48%) WAN
13 2 (2.99%) Converged Networks
13 2 (2.99%) NAS
13 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (2.99%) SSH
13 2 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Geospatial Data
1 8 (11.94%) GIS
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.99%) Subversion
1 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (7.46%) Automotive
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.97%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Life Science
5 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 10
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.46%) Linux
6 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.48%) SUSE
8 1 (1.49%) Android
8 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.49%) Unix
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
2 12 (17.91%) Coaching
3 11 (16.42%) ITIL
4 9 (13.43%) Data Management
5 8 (11.94%) Data Acquisition
5 8 (11.94%) Open Source
5 8 (11.94%) Presales
6 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
6 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
7 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.97%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) Validation
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.48%) ERP
9 3 (4.48%) Migration
9 3 (4.48%) Time Management
10 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.99%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) Python
3 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.96%) HP ASE
3 6 (8.96%) HP MASE
4 5 (7.46%) CCNA
5 4 (5.97%) CCA
5 4 (5.97%) CCDP
5 4 (5.97%) CCNP
5 4 (5.97%) DBS Check
5 4 (5.97%) MCSA
5 4 (5.97%) MCSE
6 3 (4.48%) MCP
7 2 (2.99%) Degree
8 1 (1.49%) CEH
8 1 (1.49%) CISSP
8 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 6 (8.96%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.48%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.99%) Docker
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.49%) Snort
6 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
1 2 (2.99%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.49%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Cisco
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) VMware
4 9 (13.43%) HP
5 8 (11.94%) Mapinfo
6 6 (8.96%) Apple
6 6 (8.96%) Meraki
6 6 (8.96%) Mitel
6 6 (8.96%) NEC
7 5 (7.46%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (5.97%) AirMagnet
8 4 (5.97%) Aruba
8 4 (5.97%) BroadSoft
8 4 (5.97%) MikroTik
8 4 (5.97%) WatchGuard
9 3 (4.48%) Citrix
9 3 (4.48%) Veeam
10 2 (2.99%) F5
10 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.99%) Symantec
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