The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank - 112 110
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £21,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.81%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% -16.03%
IT Technician
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1726 1488 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 93.53% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1320 1303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,403 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Bristol

IT Technician
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited IT 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 IT Technician in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Novell
2 2 (66.67%) GroupWise
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited IT 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 IT Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) GroupWise
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Novell