Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Technician was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Technician
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 832 877
Rank change year-on-year +8 +45 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 16 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.025% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 19
London median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +8.70% +2.99%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,627 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,500 £37,500
England median annual salary £31,250 £33,752 £32,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +5.48% -1.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Senior Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technician in London

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Technician in London

Senior Technician
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technician in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technician in London

Senior Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 5 £35,750 - 1
Central London +15 2 £29,000 -19.44%
Senior Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region featuring Senior Technician in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (31.25%) Apple
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (18.75%) Debian
7 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
7 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (18.75%) CentOS
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) SSL
7 3 (18.75%) SLA
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) CCA
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (18.75%) OpenVPN
7 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
7 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring

Senior Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) OpenVPN
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) Skype
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) CESG
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
2 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Security
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCA
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Xerox