The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 95 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.099% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £15,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £21,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.14%
IT Technician
South 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 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
1030 982 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.76% 97.32% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 929 820 921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sevenoaks - 2 £15,500 -
IT Technician
South East

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Macromedia
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (25.00%) WorkSite
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (25.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Macromedia
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft