The median annual salary for a IT Technician was £18,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
IT Technician
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 172 196 202
Rank change year-on-year +24 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 12 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Median salary £18,000 £22,250 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.10% +7.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £19,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,250 £29,250
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 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 3525 4268 4890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.82% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3547 3901
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 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 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
Leeds +15 8 £18,000 -20.00% 4
Bradford +6 3 £17,500 +9.37%
Castleford - 1 £21,500 - 1
IT Technician
Yorkshire

IT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) VPN
5 7 (26.92%) MS Office
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (23.08%) CCNA
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
6 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (23.08%) Email Filtering
7 5 (19.23%) Web Filtering
7 5 (19.23%) Case Management
7 5 (19.23%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) Law
7 5 (19.23%) iPad
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix
8 4 (15.38%) Legal
8 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
9 3 (11.54%) Internet
9 3 (11.54%) WAN

IT Technician Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) VPN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 5 (19.23%) Law
3 4 (15.38%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) iPad
2 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Email Filtering
1 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (19.23%) Case Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Web Filtering
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Google
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