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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Technician
Rank 102 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 4 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.53% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.54% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Median salary £22,378 £22,103 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -3.90%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -4.25%
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
1251 1288 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.75% 97.95% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1108 1043
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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
South Wales -2 4 £22,378 +1.24%
IT Technician
UK

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Wales region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Welsh Language
3 6 (40.00%) Apple
3 6 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Data Security
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) SAS
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (26.67%) Office 365
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
7 2 (13.33%) Ingres
7 2 (13.33%) Back Office
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) Case Management
8 1 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) Mathematics

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 4 (26.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Ingres
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Welsh Language
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Data Security
2 2 (13.33%) Case Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Apple
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards