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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Technician
Rank 370 419 430
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 50 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 35
Median salary £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £16,950 £17,570
10% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,400 £28,250
UK excluding London median salary £22,644 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+0.63% -
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
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +27 12 £23,000 -6.12% 2
Hampshire +20 10 £23,625 +12.50% 3
East Sussex - 7 £21,973 -
Berkshire +28 5 £22,500 -18.18% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 4 £23,250 +19.23% 2
Kent +11 4 £25,750 +22.61%
Oxfordshire -4 4 £25,000 +20.48% 2
West Sussex +6 2 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Sussex - 2 £25,000 -
IT Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 64 (68.09%) Windows
2 54 (57.45%) Active Directory
3 48 (51.06%) Microsoft
4 39 (41.49%) Windows Server
5 33 (35.11%) MS Office
6 29 (30.85%) MS Excel
7 27 (28.72%) VMware
7 27 (28.72%) Windows 7
8 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (15.96%) VPN
11 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (15.96%) DBS Check
12 14 (14.89%) Hyper-V
12 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
13 13 (13.83%) MCP
13 13 (13.83%) Citrix
13 13 (13.83%) Office 365
14 11 (11.70%) Windows 8
14 11 (11.70%) Driving Licence
14 11 (11.70%) Firewall
14 11 (11.70%) WAN
15 10 (10.64%) LAN
15 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (10.64%) iPad
16 9 (9.57%) Linux
16 9 (9.57%) A+ Certification
16 9 (9.57%) DNS
16 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP

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 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (35.11%) MS Office
2 29 (30.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.13%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.06%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.96%) VPN
2 11 (11.70%) Firewall
2 11 (11.70%) WAN
3 10 (10.64%) LAN
4 9 (9.57%) DNS
4 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (8.51%) DHCP
5 8 (8.51%) SAN
6 7 (7.45%) Internet
7 6 (6.38%) Wireless
8 5 (5.32%) VLAN
9 4 (4.26%) NAS
9 4 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.19%) 3G
10 3 (3.19%) Skype
10 3 (3.19%) VoIP
11 1 (1.06%) DWDM
11 1 (1.06%) Intranet
11 1 (1.06%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Xcode
General
1 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.06%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (2.13%) CSS
2 2 (2.13%) jQuery
2 2 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) HTML5
3 1 (1.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Driving Licence
2 10 (10.64%) iPad
3 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) FMCG
3 4 (4.26%) iPhone
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.13%) AS400
5 2 (2.13%) EPoS
5 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Arduino
6 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (68.09%) Windows
2 39 (41.49%) Windows Server
3 27 (28.72%) Windows 7
4 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.70%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.57%) Linux
8 6 (6.38%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
9 5 (5.32%) Mac OS
9 5 (5.32%) Mac OS X
10 4 (4.26%) Android
10 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.06%) Unix
11 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.51%) ITIL
2 7 (7.45%) ERP
3 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
3 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
3 6 (6.38%) Time Management
4 5 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.19%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.13%) Data Privacy
7 2 (2.13%) Migration
7 2 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.13%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.06%) Email Migration
8 1 (1.06%) Logistics
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.06%) Service Management
8 1 (1.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.06%) Workflow
8 1 (1.06%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.19%) C++
1 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
1 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.19%) SQL
1 3 (3.19%) VB
1 3 (3.19%) VBScript
2 2 (2.13%) C
2 2 (2.13%) RPG
3 1 (1.06%) C#
3 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) DBS Check
1 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.83%) MCP
3 9 (9.57%) A+ Certification
4 8 (8.51%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (7.45%) MCSA
5 7 (7.45%) MCSE
6 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.38%) Degree
6 6 (6.38%) MCITP
7 4 (4.26%) CCNA
7 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.13%) MCTS
10 1 (1.06%) CCDA
10 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Backup Exec
1 5 (5.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.72%) VMware
3 13 (13.83%) Citrix
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco
5 8 (8.51%) Symantec
6 5 (5.32%) Apple
7 4 (4.26%) Adobe
7 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.26%) Synology
8 3 (3.19%) Sophos
9 2 (2.13%) HP
9 2 (2.13%) Infor
10 1 (1.06%) Dell
10 1 (1.06%) Dell KACE
10 1 (1.06%) Google
10 1 (1.06%) MAPICS
10 1 (1.06%) Polycom
10 1 (1.06%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.06%) Veeam
10 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + great benefits (including 20 days annual lea
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Mary Hare School
Salary: From £26,293 to £29,558 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 14 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + training, parking, pension
Posted: 11 days ago