IT Technician Jobs in Wales

IT Technician
UK > Wales

The median IT Technician salary in Wales is £26,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

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

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 78 129 75
Rank change year-on-year +51 -54 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 47 6 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.26% 0.36% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.42% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 4
10th Percentile £24,425 £25,300 £21,975
25th Percentile £24,500 £27,075 £22,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.34% +16.00% -
75th Percentile £33,750 £29,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £35,000 £30,500 -
UK median annual salary £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,924 1,435 1,865
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 92.68% 86.03% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,307 809 1,145
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,391 £31,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,986 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Wales

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Technician in Wales.

Salary trend for IT Technician in Wales

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Technician in Wales over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Wales

IT Technician
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 May 2024. 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
Jobs
West Wales - 20 £32,500 - 3
South Wales +17 19 £25,000 -13.79% 3
North Wales - 9 - - 3
Dyfed - 1 £38,000 -
IT Technician
UK

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 May 2024, IT Technician job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft 365
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
4 17 (36.17%) Manufacturing
5 11 (23.40%) SLA
5 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (23.40%) Social Skills
6 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (17.02%) Windows Server
7 8 (17.02%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Exchange
7 8 (17.02%) Customer Service
8 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (14.89%) Finance
8 7 (14.89%) JIRA
8 7 (14.89%) Azure
9 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
10 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (10.64%) Entra ID
10 5 (10.64%) Onboarding
11 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
11 4 (8.51%) Fintech
11 4 (8.51%) GDPR
11 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (14.89%) Azure
3 5 (10.64%) Entra ID
4 4 (8.51%) AWS
5 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 4 (8.51%) MPLS
3 4 (8.51%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) Broadband
4 2 (4.26%) PBX
4 2 (4.26%) RTP
4 2 (4.26%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
General
1 17 (36.17%) Manufacturing
2 11 (23.40%) Social Skills
3 7 (14.89%) Finance
4 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.38%) Advertising
6 2 (4.26%) Retail
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Onboarding
2 4 (8.51%) EPoS
3 2 (4.26%) CCTV
3 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
4 4 (8.51%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.02%) Customer Service
3 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.51%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (8.51%) Fintech
5 4 (8.51%) Line Management
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.26%) Brand Management
7 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.26%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Apple
2 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow