The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had IT Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Technician
UK / Scotland
Rank 132 151 163
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.96% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2152 2832 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.58% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1824 1928
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured IT Technician in the job title.

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Technician across the Scotland region.

IT Technician Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Technician
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +26 1 - -
Edinburgh +2 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Falkirk - 1 £22,000 -
IT Technician
UK

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) MCP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (10.00%) Xerox
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Xerox
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago