The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Technician
Rank 74 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.69% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.43% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £20,000 £19,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,104 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-0.44% +5.01%
IT Technician
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
713 701 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.21% 95.63% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 467 642 761
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Guildford

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 16 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 16 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Oracle
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (40.00%) MS Office
4 8 (40.00%) VBScript
4 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) HND
5 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (20.00%) PowerShell

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 16 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 16 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) VBScript
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware