Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

IT Technician
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 1.20% 4.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 4.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Runcorn median annual salary £22,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £22,500 £27,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +25.00% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. 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
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies in Runcorn with a recognized job title 74 93 78
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.16% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 69
Runcorn median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £18,800 £25,000 £20,850
90th Percentile £49,000 £57,500 £44,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Runcorn

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in Runcorn

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT 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 Runcorn region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco