The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had IT Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Technician
UK / Wales
Rank 94 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.16% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.16% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Median salary £22,378 £22,103 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% +22.79%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -

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
1062 1215 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.20% 98.06% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1052 1155
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured IT Technician in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales +16 4 £22,378 +1.24%
IT Technician
UK

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wales region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Welsh Language
3 5 (45.45%) Apple
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (18.18%) Ingres
6 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Back Office
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) Case Management
7 1 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (9.09%) Law
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Data Management
7 1 (9.09%) Document Management
7 1 (9.09%) Visualfiles
7 1 (9.09%) Degree

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Sage 200
1 1 (9.09%) Sage 50
1 1 (9.09%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Ingres
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (45.45%) Welsh Language
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Case Management
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Data Management
2 1 (9.09%) Document Management
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Apple
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Sage