Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 306 319
Rank change year-on-year +46 +13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 47 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 31
Yorkshire median annual salary £23,000 £20,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.20% -8.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,050 £17,250 £15,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £28,250
England median annual salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -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 9,410 10,450 11,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.65% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8,015 8,941 9,944
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 2018. 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
North Yorkshire +30 22 £22,500 +4.65% 6
West Yorkshire +8 16 £22,000 +12.82% 9
South Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 - 2
East Yorkshire +16 1 £20,500 -
IT Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (29.79%) DNS
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.66%) DHCP
5 11 (23.40%) Windows 10
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
6 9 (19.15%) Office 365
7 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
7 8 (17.02%) Linux
8 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
8 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
8 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
8 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (12.77%) Veeam
9 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (12.77%) SQL
9 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (12.77%) VoIP
9 6 (12.77%) B2B
9 6 (12.77%) B2C
9 6 (12.77%) SEO
9 6 (12.77%) VMware
10 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
10 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (10.64%) User Experience
10 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (12.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) DHCP
3 6 (12.77%) VoIP
4 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.38%) LAN
5 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.26%) Firewall
6 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.26%) Skype
6 2 (4.26%) VLAN
6 2 (4.26%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) 4G
7 1 (2.13%) ADSL
7 1 (2.13%) Broadband
7 1 (2.13%) Internet
7 1 (2.13%) MPLS
7 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.13%) Wireless
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows 10
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
6 4 (8.51%) CentOS
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) B2B
1 6 (12.77%) B2C
1 6 (12.77%) SEO
1 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
3 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.51%) System Testing
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL
4 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (4.26%) Migration
6 1 (2.13%) Hardware Maintenance
6 1 (2.13%) IT Audit
6 1 (2.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (2.13%) Network Management
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) MCITP
1 4 (8.51%) MCSA
1 4 (8.51%) MCTS
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Veeam
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec
5 1 (2.13%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix