Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Technician was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 273 290
Rank change year-on-year +25 +17 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Technician 46 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 36
Yorkshire median annual salary £23,500 £20,875 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.57% -9.24% +15.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,674 £16,375
90th Percentile £35,500 £31,250 £26,750
England median annual salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -2.13% +2.17%

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 8,110 9,276 10,928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.53% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,658 7,784 9,191
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,625
90th Percentile £61,325 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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
West Yorkshire +30 28 £22,500 +9.76% 5
North Yorkshire -2 15 £33,750 +56.98% 2
South Yorkshire -11 2 £24,000 +6.67% 6
East Yorkshire +13 1 £20,500 -
IT Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 16 (34.78%) Cisco
4 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.39%) Network Management
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
6 7 (15.22%) Firewall
6 7 (15.22%) CRM
6 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
6 7 (15.22%) Office 365
6 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (15.22%) Server Building
7 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) VoIP
7 6 (13.04%) HP
8 4 (8.70%) Retail
8 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Degree
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) VPN
8 4 (8.70%) MCSA
8 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (8.70%) System Testing

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 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) G Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) VoIP
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.17%) Skype
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Multimedia
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.52%) Handset
1 3 (6.52%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Network Management
2 7 (15.22%) CRM
2 7 (15.22%) Server Building
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.70%) System Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Time Management
5 3 (6.52%) B2B
5 3 (6.52%) B2C
5 3 (6.52%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.52%) SEO
5 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.35%) ERP
6 2 (4.35%) IT Strategy
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) MCSA
3 3 (6.52%) MCDST
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Cisco
3 8 (17.39%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.17%) Avaya
7 1 (2.17%) Meraki
7 1 (2.17%) Sage
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec