The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 122 131
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.15% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Median salary £19,000 £32,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.53% +47.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1886 1815 2092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.07% 96.90% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1529 1733
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

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
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 3 months to 27 June 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
Wisbech - 2 £19,000 -
IT Technician
East of England

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
7 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
7 2 (18.18%) NAS
7 2 (18.18%) Veeam
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL

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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Veeam
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard