The median annual salary for a IT Technician was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Technician
England / London
Rank 553 604 585
Rank change year-on-year +51 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 31 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 56
Median salary £29,000 £27,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,200 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,149 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% -2.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in London

IT Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in London

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Technician in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in London

IT Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 5 £23,000 -
City of London +47 3 £24,000 - 1
Bromley - 2 £29,000 -
Orpington - 1 £27,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £37,500 -
Hackney - 1 £30,000 -
IT Technician
England

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 65 (97.01%) Windows
2 47 (70.15%) Active Directory
3 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
4 27 (40.30%) Windows Server
5 25 (37.31%) Office 365
6 24 (35.82%) MS Exchange
7 23 (34.33%) Windows 7
8 20 (29.85%) TCP/IP
8 20 (29.85%) Mac OS X
9 19 (28.36%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (26.87%) MS Office
11 17 (25.37%) VMware
12 16 (23.88%) DNS
13 14 (20.90%) Mac OS
13 14 (20.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (20.90%) WebEx
14 13 (19.40%) Cisco
14 13 (19.40%) HP
14 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (17.91%) Workflow
15 12 (17.91%) Citrix
15 12 (17.91%) Windows 8
16 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
16 11 (16.42%) Juniper
16 11 (16.42%) Apple
17 10 (14.93%) Dell
17 10 (14.93%) DHCP
17 10 (14.93%) Coaching

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 24 (35.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) Confluence
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Office
2 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.31%) Office 365
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) G Suite
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.48%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.85%) TCP/IP
2 19 (28.36%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (23.88%) DNS
4 14 (20.90%) WebEx
5 10 (14.93%) DHCP
6 9 (13.43%) VPN
7 8 (11.94%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (11.94%) Wireless
8 7 (10.45%) Firewall
8 7 (10.45%) LAN
9 6 (8.96%) VoIP
9 6 (8.96%) WAN
10 5 (7.46%) Internet
11 4 (5.97%) FTP
12 3 (4.48%) SAN
13 2 (2.99%) Skype
14 1 (1.49%) 3G
14 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
14 1 (1.49%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.96%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Law
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) jQuery
2 1 (1.49%) JSON
2 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) iPad
2 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.99%) EPoS
4 2 (2.99%) iPhone
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (97.01%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows Server
3 23 (34.33%) Windows 7
4 20 (29.85%) Mac OS X
5 14 (20.90%) Mac OS
6 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (17.91%) Windows 8
8 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
8 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (7.46%) Android
9 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
10 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (17.91%) Workflow
3 10 (14.93%) Coaching
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL
4 5 (7.46%) Logistics
4 5 (7.46%) Migration
4 5 (7.46%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (4.48%) CRM
5 3 (4.48%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.99%) Email Filtering
6 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.99%) Project Management
6 2 (2.99%) Web Filtering
7 1 (1.49%) Email Marketing
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.49%) Information Security
7 1 (1.49%) Line Management
7 1 (1.49%) Service Management
7 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) HNC
2 1 (1.49%) MCDST
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (70.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.99%) vSphere
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.48%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.49%) PaperCut
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.49%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) VMware
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco
3 13 (19.40%) HP
4 12 (17.91%) Citrix
5 11 (16.42%) Apple
5 11 (16.42%) Juniper
6 10 (14.93%) Dell
7 6 (8.96%) Adobe
8 4 (5.97%) Google
9 3 (4.48%) Remedy
10 2 (2.99%) Brocade
10 2 (2.99%) Facebook
10 2 (2.99%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.99%) Polycom
10 2 (2.99%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (2.99%) Toshiba
10 2 (2.99%) TOWER Software
10 2 (2.99%) Veeam
11 1 (1.49%) Xerox
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Thomas's London Day Schools
Salary: Competitive salary and conditions are offered.
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Web Financial Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Stanmore
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Salary: £24990 - £26541 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago