The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 204 189 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.052% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £25,750 £19,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,250 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -
IT Technician
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5021 3699 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 95.34% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3951 3027 3032
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Technician in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Technician
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Technician Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Technician across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

IT Technician Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

IT Technician
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Leeds -20 4 £26,500 +17.77% 2
Knottingley - 1 £20,000 -
IT Technician
Yorkshire

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) MCP
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) MCDST
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 1 (9.09%) Handset
7 1 (9.09%) Dell
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) PBX
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
1 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16998 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Farnley Academy
Salary: From £19,817 to £21,734 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago