The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Technician
Rank - 99 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £18,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
IT Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1262 1320 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.21% 98.51% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1134 868
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £52,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Technician across the Wales region.

IT Technician Salary Trend in Wales

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
3 4 (44.44%) MCP
3 4 (44.44%) HND
3 4 (44.44%) Network Management
3 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (44.44%) DBS Check
3 4 (44.44%) Email Filtering
3 4 (44.44%) Web Filtering
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) FMCG
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) MS Access
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Email Filtering
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
1 4 (44.44%) Web Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
1 4 (44.44%) DBS Check
1 4 (44.44%) HND
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
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