The table below looks at the statistics for the ICT 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICT Technician
Rank 883 873 852
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Technician 16 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.034% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 29
Average salary £20,000 £26,000 £24,646
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £14,748 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £39,150 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £21,500 £24,646
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -12.76%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

ICT Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ICT Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ICT Technician
Salary Trend

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

ICT Technician Salary Trend in the UK

ICT Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ICT Technician over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

ICT Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

ICT Technician
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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 +3 16 £20,000 -23.07% 5
South West -13 7 £19,500 -22.00%
London -4 4 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Bristol -10 4 £19,500 -22.00%
Cornwall - 3 £20,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £21,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £21,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £21,500 -
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 1
Surrey +8 1 £22,500 -
South East -6 1 £22,500 +40.58%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 1
Redhill - 1 £22,500 -
Bradford - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

ICT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited ICT 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 Technician in their job title.

1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (36.36%) Windows Vista
6 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.12%) VB
10 4 (12.12%) VMware
11 3 (9.09%) Lync
11 3 (9.09%) .NET
11 3 (9.09%) HTML
11 3 (9.09%) MS Office
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 3 (9.09%) ITIL
12 2 (6.06%) SQL
12 2 (6.06%) DHCP
12 2 (6.06%) Project Management
12 2 (6.06%) HP
12 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (6.06%) CCNA
12 2 (6.06%) DNS
12 2 (6.06%) Cisco

ICT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited ICT 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
1 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.03%) VLAN
2 1 (3.03%) HSRP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (36.36%) Windows Vista
6 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) VB
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CCNA
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £33,117 to £35,055 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Hastoe Housing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Park High stanmore
Salary: £24,744 - £26,277 including London Weighting (HO6)
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
Levett Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum inc Pension & Health Care
Posted: 25 days ago