Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 84 100
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.58% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Sheffield median annual salary £27,500 £21,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.91% +13.16% -36.67%
10th Percentile £20,950 £20,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £35,000 £22,250 £25,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £22,500 £21,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +13.16% -25.49%

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 849 925 1,189
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 96.76% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 751 784 1,009
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Sheffield region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) OpenUP
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365

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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) OpenUP
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) VMware