The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £19,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IT Technician
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 188 207
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 12 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 8
Median salary £19,500 £23,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.21% -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,175 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -3.58% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3465 3797 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.11% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3223 3634
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in West Yorkshire

IT Technician
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in West Yorkshire

IT Technician
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Technician within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds +12 11 £19,500 -15.21% 4
Bradford 0 1 £17,500 -10.25%
IT Technician
Yorkshire

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
5 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (45.83%) ITIL
6 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) iPad
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 4 (16.67%) Office 365
9 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
9 4 (16.67%) WSUS
10 3 (12.50%) Marketing
10 3 (12.50%) Law
10 3 (12.50%) Citrix
10 3 (12.50%) VPN
10 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (12.50%) Case Management
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) Internet
11 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (8.33%) Email Filtering
11 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
11 2 (8.33%) DNS

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Law
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Case Management
3 2 (8.33%) Email Filtering
3 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Stephen Longfellow Academy
Salary: From £25,951 to £27,668 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago