The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had ICT Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Support Technician
Rank 868 949 961
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Support Technician 8 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.006% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Median salary £23,000 £21,250 £20,722
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +2.54%
UK excluding London median salary £22,750 £20,000 £23,750
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -15.78%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

ICT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured ICT Support Technician in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 8 £23,000 +8.23%
London +70 6 £23,000 -8.00%
South East +76 1 £23,000 +15.00%
North West - 1 £22,500 -
Chester - 1 £22,500 -
Caterham - 1 £23,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £22,500 -
Surrey - 1 £23,000 -

ICT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, ICT Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring ICT Support Technician in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) MS Office
4 8 (53.33%) WAN
4 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Apple
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) Veeam
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) SAN
9 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) Network Management
9 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 2 (13.33%) LAN
9 2 (13.33%) HP
9 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) Citrix
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012

ICT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Broadband
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Network Management
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Apple
3 3 (20.00%) Veeam
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Dell KACE
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos