The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Technician
Rank 863 892 859
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Technician 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £16,500 £17,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,300 £17,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £17,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £16,375 £17,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-6.42% -7.89%
Hardware Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Hardware Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hardware Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hardware Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Hardware Technician Salary Trend in England

Hardware Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 1 £16,250 -7.14%
East of England - 1 £16,500 -
London - 1 £20,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Hardware Technician
UK

Hardware Technician
Top 23 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Hardware 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 Hardware Technician in their job title.

1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Hardware Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Hardware 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 Hardware Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM