The table below looks at the statistics for the ICT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ICT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Support Technician
Rank 941 929 945
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Support Technician 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.013% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Average salary £21,210 £20,750 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.21% +25.75%
UK excluding London average salary £21,210 £18,000 £16,500
% change year-on-year
+17.83% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ICT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ICT Support Technician in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ICT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ICT Support Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ICT Support Technician within the UK.

ICT Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

ICT Support Technician
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 7 £21,210 +2.21%
South East +14 6 £21,210 +32.56%
Oxford - 4 £21,210 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £21,210 -
London +7 1 £25,000 +9.89%
Reading - 1 £19,315 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £19,315 -

ICT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited ICT Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ICT Support Technician in their job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) VB
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) DBS Check
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
9 1 (6.25%) Internet
9 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
9 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.25%) VLE
9 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 1 (6.25%) Capita
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (6.25%) Line Management
9 1 (6.25%) Office 365
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 8

ICT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited ICT Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with ICT Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
1 1 (6.25%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
1 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Capita