The median annual salary for a Junior IT Technician was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior IT Technician
UK
Rank 853 938 955
Rank change year-on-year +85 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Technician 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Median salary £19,000 £19,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £16,700 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,200 £27,900
UK excluding London median salary £19,000 £19,000 £17,000
% change year-on-year - +11.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Junior IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior IT Technician in the UK

Junior IT Technician
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior IT Technician in the UK

Junior IT Technician
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior IT Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +93 4 £19,000 - 3
East of England - 2 £19,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £20,000 -
Essex - 1 £18,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £20,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
London - 1 £19,000 -
South West - 1 - - 1

Junior IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior IT Technician in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (11.11%) Adobe
8 2 (11.11%) VPN
8 2 (11.11%) Firewall
8 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
8 2 (11.11%) IMAP
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
8 2 (11.11%) HND
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365
9 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (5.56%) Jamf Pro

Junior IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) IMAP
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (5.56%) Data Security
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
3 1 (5.56%) ISMS
3 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Security Management
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Autodesk
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Genesys
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