Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 201 213
Rank change year-on-year +36 +12 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 12 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 13
Leeds median annual salary £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +15.22% -13.21%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,488 £17,850
90th Percentile £35,000 £27,250 £27,400
West Yorkshire median annual salary £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +2.22% +2.27%

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 3,268 4,611 5,167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.48% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,779 3,924 4,453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,272 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +3.66%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) Office 365
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (25.00%) MCSA
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Document Management
6 2 (16.67%) Intranet
6 2 (16.67%) Extranet

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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Extranet
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) iManage
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds