The median annual salary for an IT Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Technician
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 104 112
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £38,750 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +80.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,175 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -3.58% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1343 1136 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.60% 97.26% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 961 1189
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured IT Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Cambridge

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in Cambridge

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridge region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (12.50%) CRM

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft