The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Hardware Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Technician
Rank - 971 990
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Technician 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £25,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary - £25,000 £17,500
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Hardware Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Hardware Technician in the job title.

Hardware Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hardware Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Technician within the UK.

Hardware Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Hardware Technician Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Hardware 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 featuring Hardware Technician in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Law
3 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (45.45%) FreeBSD
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) A+ Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Vision
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management

Hardware Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) FreeBSD
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Vision
1 3 (27.27%) Data Management
1 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) A+ Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Dell
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Sun