The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had IT Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Technician
South East / Kent
Rank 79 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.49% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £24,000 £24,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.03% -6.73%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
805 1016 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.34% 97.50% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 641 899 947
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured IT Technician in the job title.

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Kent

IT Technician
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 5 £24,000 -
IT Technician
South East

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) AS400
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) MCP
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Infor
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) MCSA
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) RPG
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 10

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Email Migration
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) RPG
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Infor
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) MAPICS