The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Technician
Rank 206 160 178
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.062% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £28,000 £26,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +43.24%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4734 3309 3347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 93.98% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 2559 2768
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Technician
Yorkshire

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 24 July 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 -34 3 £28,000 +5.66%
IT Technician
Yorkshire

IT Technician
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) Clustering
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Logistics
7 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010

IT Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
1 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
1 1 (9.09%) Logistics
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware