Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Hardware Technician was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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

Hardware Technician
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1139 1144 1245
Rank change year-on-year +5 +101 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Technician 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
England median annual salary £26,000 £22,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -20.00% +15.79%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,300 £23,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £22,900 £33,500
UK median annual salary £26,000 £22,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -20.00% +15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,991 155,912 181,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.28% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,930 129,335 154,119
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Hardware Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Hardware Technician in England

Hardware Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Hardware Technician in England

Hardware Technician
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hardware Technician in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Hardware Technician in England

Hardware Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Technician within the England region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
South West - 8 £26,000 -
London - 4 £35,000 -
South East -5 2 £22,000 - 1
Hardware Technician
UK

Hardware Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Hardware Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Hardware Technician in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Law
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
4 1 (7.14%) ACMT
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP

Hardware Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Law
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) ACMT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) HP