Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

IT Technician
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 169 187
Rank change year-on-year -24 +18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 5
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £20,000 £25,250 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.79% +16.09% -1.14%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,550 £17,200
90th Percentile £25,000 £34,875 £23,500
East of England median annual salary £21,500 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year -8.51% +2.17% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured IT Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Cambridgeshire

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in Cambridgeshire

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Technician in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Cambridgeshire

IT Technician
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wisbech - 4 £19,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £20,000 - 1
Huntingdon +13 1 £32,000 +56.10%
Cambridge -39 1 £23,000 -10.68%
IT Technician
East of England

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) WatchGuard
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) Veeam
5 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
8 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (9.09%) Android
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
8 1 (9.09%) NAS
8 1 (9.09%) Server Building

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) WatchGuard
3 4 (36.36%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) ProCurve