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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank 433 421 440
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 17 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.039% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 4
Average salary £21,500 £21,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,756 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% -16.03%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Surrey +5 8 £24,750 -23.84%
Berkshire -5 3 £18,850 -27.50% 1
Hampshire -9 2 £22,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £18,880 -
Kent - 1 £27,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £9,500 -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
3 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
4 10 (34.48%) MS Office
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
7 7 (24.14%) Internet
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
10 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.79%) VPN
10 4 (13.79%) SQL
10 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
10 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
10 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (10.34%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (6.90%) Symantec
12 2 (6.90%) GroupWise
12 2 (6.90%) Novell
12 2 (6.90%) HP
12 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.90%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) GroupWise
4 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Local Government
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.45%) Data Security
1 1 (3.45%) Business Development
1 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
1 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Symantec
3 2 (6.90%) Novell
3 2 (6.90%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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