The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 - 90 83
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.091% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.095% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £21,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -12.62%
IT Technician
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1054 1056 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.87% 96.09% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 833 844 823
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Essex

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Essex

IT Technician
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Braintree
Blue Fox
Salary: £13.5k - 14k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago