The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 604 658 609
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -49
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 32 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.018% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 10
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,700 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
IT Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Technician in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in London

IT Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
City of London +29 7 £22,000 -26.05%
Bermondsey - 6 £21,750 -
Northwood - 3 £21,000 -
Enfield - 2 £19,500 -
Bromley - 1 £22,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £22,000 -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Technician in their job title.

1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) MS Office
3 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
5 19 (37.25%) Citrix
6 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 16 (31.37%) Blackberry
8 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
9 14 (27.45%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (23.53%) Firewall
10 12 (23.53%) Apple
10 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
11 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (21.57%) Internet
11 11 (21.57%) LAN
12 10 (19.61%) Sophos
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco
12 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
13 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
13 9 (17.65%) Terminal Services
13 9 (17.65%) DNS
13 9 (17.65%) SLA
13 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (15.69%) DHCP
14 8 (15.69%) SAN
14 8 (15.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (15.69%) NAS

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (11.76%) WordPress
5 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.84%) IBM Notes
7 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.92%) Moodle
9 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (70.59%) MS Office
2 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 11 (21.57%) Internet
3 11 (21.57%) LAN
4 9 (17.65%) DNS
5 8 (15.69%) DHCP
5 8 (15.69%) Wireless
5 8 (15.69%) IP Telephony
5 8 (15.69%) SAN
5 8 (15.69%) NAS
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (5.88%) Network Security
6 3 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 2 (3.92%) SSL
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
7 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Blackberry
2 8 (15.69%) Smartphone
3 7 (13.73%) iPad
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 2 (3.92%) VLE
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) EPoS
6 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (5.88%) Android
8 3 (5.88%) Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.96%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.96%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) MCP
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) CCA
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.96%) MCTS
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) Terminal Services
3 7 (13.73%) XenApp
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Citrix
3 12 (23.53%) Apple
4 10 (19.61%) Cisco
4 10 (19.61%) Sophos
5 7 (13.73%) Avaya
6 5 (9.80%) VMware
7 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) Lotus
7 4 (7.84%) Adobe
8 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) McAfee
9 1 (1.96%) Google
London
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago