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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank 623 601 635
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 6 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.033% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.036% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
Average salary £25,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £42,000 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- -16.98%
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Technician across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

IT Technician Salary Histogram 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 27 August 2014. 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
City of London +9 3 £27,500 -34.52% 1
Croydon - 1 £29,500 -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Veritas
7 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (7.14%) Apple
7 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.14%) Internet

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) MGCP
3 1 (7.14%) H.323
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) VMS
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Change Management
1 1 (7.14%) Migration
1 1 (7.14%) Information Security
1 1 (7.14%) Document Management
1 1 (7.14%) Time Management
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (7.14%) Network Management
1 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCVP
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Altiris
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Workshop IT Ltd.
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
Co-operative Systems
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum Competitive (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago