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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Technician
Rank 198 209 167
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -42
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.063% 0.041% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.042% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £30,250 £28,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.03% +5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
4594 4726 3331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 97.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3751 2568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 31 July 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
Leeds +17 3 £30,250 +8.03%
IT Technician
Yorkshire

IT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) NHS
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Server
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft