Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Technician was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 531 551 605
Rank change year-on-year +20 +54 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technician 21 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.068% 0.038% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.039% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 27
South East median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,000 £30,483
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £38,500
England median annual salary £31,250 £33,376 £31,898
% change year-on-year -6.37% +4.64% -1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,878 30,400 39,688
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.86% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24,953 25,194 33,601
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley +25 8 £35,500 -25.26% 2
Hampshire -12 7 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Berkshire +25 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £26,000 - 1
Surrey +13 2 £23,500 -14.55%
East Sussex -24 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Kent +15 1 - -
West Sussex +1 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £22,000 -
Senior Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) Office 365
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
10 4 (19.05%) Retail
10 4 (19.05%) DHCP
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (14.29%) SLA
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 3 (14.29%) SAN
11 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
12 2 (9.52%) DBS Check

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 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ERwin
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (9.52%) Toad
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CCTV
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
1 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.52%) ETL
2 2 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec