Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 209 262
Rank change year-on-year +18 +53 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 22 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.45% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.38% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 11
Leeds median annual salary £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +37.14%
10th Percentile £18,750 £19,125 £20,000
90th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%

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 4784 5238 6800
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 98.00% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4059 4515 5513
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +2.53%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Leeds region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) Office 365
5 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (31.82%) MCSA
7 7 (31.82%) iPad
7 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
8 6 (27.27%) DBS Check
8 6 (27.27%) WSUS
8 6 (27.27%) CCNA
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Sophos
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) VoIP
9 4 (18.18%) MCP
9 4 (18.18%) Kaspersky
9 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
9 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) SQL
10 3 (13.64%) MCSE
10 3 (13.64%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) LAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCSA
3 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (27.27%) DBS Check
4 4 (18.18%) MCP
5 3 (13.64%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) MCDST
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Kaspersky
2 4 (18.18%) Sophos
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat