The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 432 431 438
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 11 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.057% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.060% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 5
Average salary £21,000 £22,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,500 £17,556 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,800 £29,900
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
Kent +10 4 £15,825 -32.65%
Buckinghamshire +5 3 £31,500 +82.50% 1
Surrey +11 2 £21,750 +1.16%
Oxfordshire +11 1 £16,500 +73.68%
Hampshire +1 1 - -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Apple
5 3 (23.08%) Office 365
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Macromedia
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) Sophos
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) WorkSite
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Macromedia
4 2 (15.38%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
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