The median annual salary for a Senior Technician was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 April 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 380 449 473
Rank change year-on-year +69 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 11 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.072% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.074% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% +10.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -9.72% +16.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14444 18861 21165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.74% 96.78% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12145 16055 17004
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Senior Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technician in the South East

Senior Technician
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Technician in the South East

Senior Technician
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technician in the South East over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technician in the South East

Senior Technician
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technician within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
East Sussex +18 5 £32,500 - 3
Kent - 3 - -
Surrey +54 1 £32,000 -26.85%
Berkshire +26 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Senior Technician
England

Senior Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South East region featuring Senior Technician in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) DHCP
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (26.32%) Automotive
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
6 4 (21.05%) Data Management
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Mapinfo
6 4 (21.05%) GIS
6 4 (21.05%) ArcGIS
6 4 (21.05%) Data Acquisition
6 4 (21.05%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.79%) DBS Check
7 3 (15.79%) Finance

Senior Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (21.05%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DHCP
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (21.05%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Automotive
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Coaching
2 4 (21.05%) Data Acquisition
2 4 (21.05%) Data Management
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) DBS Check
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) EdgeSight
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Mapinfo
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Wyse
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