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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank 601 625 625
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 7 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.025% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Average salary £28,250 £23,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.21% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
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
42302 43278 45590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.99% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35982 36005 39336
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
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
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 25 November 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 25 November 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
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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 2 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Ealing - 1 - -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) MCSE
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) Remedy
6 2 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Software License Management

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Software License Management
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco