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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 586 634 598
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 21 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.010% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 8
Average salary £29,000 £24,917 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.38% +7.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,834 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -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
38709 40323 40040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32647 33078 34028
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
City of London +3 4 £30,000 -
Coulsdon - 2 £24,000 -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) MS Office
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 8 (28.57%) Mac OS X
8 7 (25.00%) Apple
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (21.43%) Avaya
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Citrix
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.86%) XenApp
11 4 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (14.29%) iPad
11 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (14.29%) Games
11 4 (14.29%) Firewall
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco
12 3 (10.71%) SLA
12 3 (10.71%) Adobe

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) Apache
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) nginx
5 2 (7.14%) Moodle
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Office
2 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
3 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.14%) EPoS
3 2 (7.14%) VLE
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Time Management
2 2 (7.14%) Software License Management
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCA
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
3 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Apple
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Avaya
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Adobe
6 2 (7.14%) Remedy
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
South West London
Co-operative Systems
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum Competitive (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
QA Limited
Salary: £175.12 - £199.88 per week
Posted: 10 days ago