Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 232 256 289
Rank change year-on-year +24 +33 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 41 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 29
Yorkshire median annual salary £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,489 £17,000
90th Percentile £35,500 £30,250 £26,800
England median annual salary £24,250 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year +1.04% +2.13% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 7,186 9,346 10,541
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 97.66% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,890 7,926 8,921
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured IT Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Yorkshire

IT Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Technician in Yorkshire

IT Technician
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Technician in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Technician in Yorkshire

IT Technician
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +29 28 £22,250 -3.26% 3
North Yorkshire -6 6 £35,000 +59.09% 1
South Yorkshire -8 6 £25,500 +2.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £24,000 - 1
IT Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region featuring IT Technician in the job title.

1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) Network Management
5 9 (21.95%) VMware
6 8 (19.51%) ITIL
6 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
7 7 (17.07%) Office 365
7 7 (17.07%) Server Building
8 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
8 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (14.63%) HP
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (14.63%) Firewall
8 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) Citrix
9 5 (12.20%) VPN
9 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (9.76%) Time Management
10 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.76%) Degree
10 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
10 4 (9.76%) ERP
10 4 (9.76%) SLA
10 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification

IT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) IBM Domino
2 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) Extranet
4 2 (4.88%) Intranet
4 2 (4.88%) Skype
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (2.44%) NAS
5 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Power BI
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (9.76%) Legal
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Handset
1 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Network Management
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Server Building
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Time Management
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security
7 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Document Management
9 1 (2.44%) Data Privacy
9 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.44%) KYC
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.44%) MCDST
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) Cisco
3 9 (21.95%) VMware
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) Lotus
6 3 (7.32%) Tableau
7 2 (4.88%) Avaya
7 2 (4.88%) iManage
8 1 (2.44%) Google
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Sage
8 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec