Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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

IT Technician
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 85 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.60% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Sheffield median annual salary £35,000 £22,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% +15.79% -35.86%
South Yorkshire median annual salary £22,500 £22,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +15.79% -17.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 819 981 1205
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 97.22% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 716 821 1065
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,875 £21,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Sheffield

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in Sheffield

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Technician in Sheffield over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Sheffield

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Sheffield region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) OpenUP
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) OpenUP
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) VMware