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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 618 653 603
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 28 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.020% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.021% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 15
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,150 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £21,500 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -3.37%
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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 - 7 £29,000 -
Bermondsey - 5 £21,750 -
Northwood - 3 £21,000 -
Enfield - 2 £19,500 -
City of London +36 1 £22,500 -24.36% 1
Bromley - 1 £22,500 -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 44 (86.27%) Windows
2 41 (80.39%) MS Office
3 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
4 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
5 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 17 (33.33%) Citrix
6 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 14 (27.45%) Blackberry
7 14 (27.45%) Apple
8 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
9 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (21.57%) Windows 8
10 11 (21.57%) Firewall
10 11 (21.57%) Cisco
10 11 (21.57%) LAN
11 10 (19.61%) Internet
11 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
11 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (17.65%) iPad
12 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
13 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
13 8 (15.69%) SLA
13 8 (15.69%) DNS
13 8 (15.69%) Sophos
14 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (13.73%) Wireless
14 7 (13.73%) IP Telephony
14 7 (13.73%) NAS

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (9.80%) WordPress
6 4 (7.84%) IBM Notes
7 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.92%) IIS
8 2 (3.92%) Apache
8 2 (3.92%) nginx
8 2 (3.92%) Moodle
9 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (80.39%) MS Office
2 15 (29.41%) 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 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
2 11 (21.57%) LAN
2 11 (21.57%) Firewall
3 10 (19.61%) Internet
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
5 7 (13.73%) DHCP
5 7 (13.73%) SAN
5 7 (13.73%) Wireless
5 7 (13.73%) IP Telephony
5 7 (13.73%) NAS
6 4 (7.84%) WAN
7 3 (5.88%) VPN
7 3 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (5.88%) Network Security
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (3.92%) VLAN
8 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Blackberry
2 9 (17.65%) iPad
3 7 (13.73%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) VLE
5 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Windows 8
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
5 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
7 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.80%) Linux
9 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (5.88%) Android
10 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL
3 3 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.92%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
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%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) Terminal Services
2 7 (13.73%) XenApp
3 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
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 26 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) Citrix
3 14 (27.45%) Apple
4 11 (21.57%) Cisco
5 8 (15.69%) Sophos
6 7 (13.73%) Avaya
7 6 (11.76%) VMware
8 4 (7.84%) Symantec
8 4 (7.84%) Lotus
8 4 (7.84%) Adobe
9 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle
10 1 (1.96%) Google
Uxbridge
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago