The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Technician
England / South East
Rank 347 388 391
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 42 62 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.33% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 51
Median salary £24,500 £23,504 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.23% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £31,200
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,150 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.80% -1.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Technician
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in the South East

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Technician across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

IT Technician Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Technician
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Hampshire +35 15 £26,500 +19.10% 4
Oxfordshire +33 6 £24,000 -4.00%
Surrey +21 6 £23,500 -5.13% 6
Kent +14 6 £24,000 +29.72% 2
Berkshire +38 4 £26,750 +18.88% 2
East Sussex +11 3 - -
West Sussex +5 3 £25,000 +19.04% 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 £25,000 - 3
IT Technician
England

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 68 (68.00%) Windows
2 55 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (43.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (31.00%) Windows 7
5 29 (29.00%) Windows Server
5 29 (29.00%) VMware
6 25 (25.00%) WAN
7 24 (24.00%) LAN
7 24 (24.00%) Windows 10
8 23 (23.00%) Windows 8
9 22 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
11 19 (19.00%) MS Office
12 18 (18.00%) Hyper-V
12 18 (18.00%) Office 365
13 16 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (15.00%) MCP
15 13 (13.00%) ITIL
15 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (13.00%) VLAN
16 12 (12.00%) MS Exchange
17 11 (11.00%) DNS
18 10 (10.00%) DHCP
18 10 (10.00%) Citrix
18 10 (10.00%) Degree
19 9 (9.00%) A+ Certification
20 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
20 8 (8.00%) DBS Check

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
1 19 (19.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.00%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.00%) Dropbox
3 3 (3.00%) G Suite
4 2 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.00%) WAN
2 24 (24.00%) LAN
3 16 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (13.00%) VLAN
5 11 (11.00%) DNS
6 10 (10.00%) DHCP
7 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.00%) VPN
9 5 (5.00%) SAN
10 3 (3.00%) Firewall
10 3 (3.00%) Skype
11 2 (2.00%) Internet
11 2 (2.00%) Network Security
11 2 (2.00%) VoIP
11 2 (2.00%) Wireless
12 1 (1.00%) Intranet
12 1 (1.00%) IPv4
12 1 (1.00%) RFID
12 1 (1.00%) Telnet
12 1 (1.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (5.00%) Finance
1 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) HTML
1 2 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.00%) HTML5
2 1 (1.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) AS400
2 5 (5.00%) Biotechnology
2 5 (5.00%) iPad
2 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) CCTV
3 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.00%) FMCG
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) Arduino
4 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.00%) EPoS
4 1 (1.00%) Life Science
4 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.00%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.00%) User Experience
4 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (68.00%) Windows
2 31 (31.00%) Windows 7
3 29 (29.00%) Windows Server
4 24 (24.00%) Windows 10
5 23 (23.00%) Windows 8
6 22 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (7.00%) Linux
9 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.00%) Mac OS X
11 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.00%) Android
12 3 (3.00%) CentOS
12 3 (3.00%) Mac OS
12 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.00%) Unix
14 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) ITIL
2 7 (7.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (7.00%) Time Management
3 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.00%) Change Management
5 2 (2.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.00%) Information Security
5 2 (2.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (2.00%) Security Management
5 2 (2.00%) Service Management
5 2 (2.00%) Web Development
6 1 (1.00%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (1.00%) Email Migration
6 1 (1.00%) Line Management
6 1 (1.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.00%) VBScript
2 2 (2.00%) C
2 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.00%) PHP
2 2 (2.00%) RPG
2 2 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) C++
3 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) MCP
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.00%) Degree
4 9 (9.00%) A+ Certification
5 8 (8.00%) DBS Check
6 5 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (5.00%) MCSA
6 5 (5.00%) MCSE
6 5 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
7 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.00%) MCITP
9 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (43.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.00%) VMware
3 10 (10.00%) Citrix
4 7 (7.00%) Apple
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco
5 4 (4.00%) Symantec
6 3 (3.00%) Google
6 3 (3.00%) Infor
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.00%) Adobe
7 2 (2.00%) HP
7 2 (2.00%) Polycom
8 1 (1.00%) Dell
8 1 (1.00%) Dell KACE
8 1 (1.00%) MAPICS
8 1 (1.00%) Meraki
8 1 (1.00%) Sage
8 1 (1.00%) Veeam
8 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £19500 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billingshurst, Sussex
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cranleigh, Surrey
The SmartList
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, Sussex
The SmartList
Posted: 6 days ago
Rudgwick, Surrey
The SmartList
Posted: 6 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
St George s School
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20500.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago