Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Technician
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 215 224
Rank change year-on-year +23 +9 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 11 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 15
Leeds median annual salary £23,000 £20,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.20% -10.87% -4.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £18,750 £21,950
90th Percentile £31,000 £30,850 £28,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £22,750 £20,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year +12.35% -11.96% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,005 4,777 5,343
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.98% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,354 4,020 4,482
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured IT Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Leeds

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in Leeds

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Technician in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Leeds

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) G Suite
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (9.09%) KYC
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (9.09%) Meraki
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (9.09%) VMware

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) G Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Meraki
3 1 (9.09%) VMware