The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 108 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% 0.066% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.069% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £26,000 - £25,548
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -2.22%
IT Technician
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1464 1441 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.19% 95.68% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1259 1517
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Cambridge

IT Technician
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware