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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Technician
Rank 386 436 416
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 57 31 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 30 66
Median salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,925 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,550 £27,250
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
IT Technician
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 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
18646 20686 23010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 96.91% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15875 16528 18398
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +18 16 £24,000 +26.31%
Hampshire +21 15 £19,000 +4.82% 2
Berkshire +18 11 £22,000 -4.34%
Kent -2 6 £23,750 +7.95%
West Sussex -7 4 £32,500 +58.53%
Oxfordshire -8 3 £23,500 +6.81% 1
East Sussex +19 1 £23,284 +1.23%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
IT Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 94 (82.46%) Windows
2 79 (69.30%) Active Directory
3 57 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 55 (48.25%) MS Office
5 53 (46.49%) MS Excel
6 50 (43.86%) Windows Server
7 47 (41.23%) Windows 7
8 42 (36.84%) Windows 8
9 41 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (29.82%) MS Exchange
11 32 (28.07%) Linux
12 27 (23.68%) Windows XP
13 23 (20.18%) Firewall
14 21 (18.42%) ITIL
15 20 (17.54%) Citrix
15 20 (17.54%) VMware
15 20 (17.54%) Windows 10
16 19 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
17 18 (15.79%) VPN
18 17 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
19 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (12.28%) Oracle
21 13 (11.40%) ERP
21 13 (11.40%) SLA
21 13 (11.40%) Cisco
21 13 (11.40%) Symantec
21 13 (11.40%) Mac OS
21 13 (11.40%) Mentoring
22 12 (10.53%) Kalman Filter

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 34 (29.82%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 55 (48.25%) MS Office
2 53 (46.49%) MS Excel
3 11 (9.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.18%) Firewall
2 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 18 (15.79%) VPN
4 11 (9.65%) NAS
4 11 (9.65%) Wireless
5 10 (8.77%) DNS
6 9 (7.89%) DHCP
6 9 (7.89%) Internet
7 6 (5.26%) LAN
7 6 (5.26%) WAN
8 4 (3.51%) FTP
8 4 (3.51%) IP Telephony
8 4 (3.51%) VoIP
8 4 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.88%) 3G
10 1 (0.88%) Broadband
10 1 (0.88%) Intranet
10 1 (0.88%) SAN
10 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) MySQL
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (4.39%) Back Office
2 3 (2.63%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.75%) Electronics
3 2 (1.75%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) .NET
2 6 (5.26%) HTML
3 4 (3.51%) XML
4 2 (1.75%) CSS
4 2 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.88%) EDI
5 1 (0.88%) J2EE
5 1 (0.88%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Data Centre
1 7 (6.14%) Driving Licence
2 6 (5.26%) iPhone
2 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.39%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.39%) iPad
4 4 (3.51%) Handset
4 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 94 (82.46%) Windows
2 50 (43.86%) Windows Server
3 47 (41.23%) Windows 7
4 42 (36.84%) Windows 8
5 41 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (28.07%) Linux
7 27 (23.68%) Windows XP
8 20 (17.54%) Windows 10
9 19 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (11.40%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.63%) Android
12 3 (2.63%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.75%) Unix
14 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.42%) ITIL
2 13 (11.40%) ERP
2 13 (11.40%) Mentoring
3 12 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (10.53%) Migration
4 9 (7.89%) Data Migration
5 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.51%) Software Licensing
7 3 (2.63%) CRM
7 3 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.63%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.75%) Data Privacy
8 2 (1.75%) Open Source
8 2 (1.75%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.75%) Software Distribution
9 1 (0.88%) Content Management
9 1 (0.88%) Network Architecture
9 1 (0.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) SQL
1 9 (7.89%) VBScript
2 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.51%) C#
4 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.75%) C++
5 2 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.26%) A+ Certification
2 6 (5.26%) DBS Check
2 6 (5.26%) MCP
3 5 (4.39%) MCSA
3 5 (4.39%) MCSE
4 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.51%) Degree
4 4 (3.51%) HND
4 4 (3.51%) MCITP
4 4 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.75%) CCDA
6 2 (1.75%) CCNA
6 2 (1.75%) MCTS
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (69.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (9.65%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.51%) cPanel
3 4 (3.51%) Plesk
3 4 (3.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.54%) Citrix
2 20 (17.54%) VMware
3 14 (12.28%) Oracle
4 13 (11.40%) Cisco
4 13 (11.40%) Symantec
5 11 (9.65%) Synology
6 6 (5.26%) HP
7 5 (4.39%) Dell
8 4 (3.51%) Supermicro
9 3 (2.63%) Avaya
10 2 (1.75%) Apple
10 2 (1.75%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.88%) Equitrac
11 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.88%) Sophos
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago