The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had IT Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Technician
Rank 95 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £20,000 £20,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.11%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
IT Technician
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1381 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.31% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 688 901 969
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured IT Technician in the job title.

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Munin
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
1 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Munin
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) VMware