The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank - 26 29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 1.16% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.16% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £19,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -12.62%
IT Technician
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 86 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 97.67% 100.00% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 97
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Durham

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Durham

IT Technician
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft