The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICT Support Technician
Rank 890 866 877
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Support Technician 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £23,000 £17,500 £17,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -1.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,499 £17,100 £17,530
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £18,015 £18,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £17,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -2.77%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ICT Support Technician over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

ICT Support Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

ICT Support Technician
Top 10 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 11 July 2014. 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 -13 6 £23,000 +31.42%
Berkshire -2 4 £23,000 +26.76%
South East -7 4 £23,000 +26.76%
Newbury - 4 £23,000 -
West Midlands +1 1 £19,499 +14.70%
Dudley - 1 £19,499 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £29,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £29,000 -
Tipton - 1 £19,499 -
North East - 1 £29,000 -

ICT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Internet
4 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 5 (22.73%) DHCP
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
6 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
6 4 (18.18%) VLE
6 4 (18.18%) Local Government
6 4 (18.18%) NVQ Level 3
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Intranet
6 4 (18.18%) SLA

ICT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 5 (22.73%) Wireless
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) Intranet
3 4 (18.18%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) VLE
2 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Time Management
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix