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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank 619 613 624
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 3 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.035% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.038% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 12
Average salary £26,500 £33,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.69% +23.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £22,900 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £42,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,250 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+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
42497 42494 46287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.64% 93.86% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35665 35795 39936
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 £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
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 20 October 2014.

IT Technician Salary Histogram in London

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (8.33%) Apple
7 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) SNMP
4 1 (8.33%) MGCP
4 1 (8.33%) H.323
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
1 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) VMS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Document Management
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCVP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Altiris
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
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