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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Technician
Rank 933 951 969
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Technician 15 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 26
Average salary £22,203 £20,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.01% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £19,680 £19,199
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,602 £20,000 £19,499
% change year-on-year
+13.00% +2.56%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 22 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 30 April 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 +2 15 £22,203 +11.01% 2
South East +29 6 £22,203 -14.60%
Hoddesdon - 4 £23,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £23,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £23,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £25,000 -
Nottingham +9 1 £19,000 -20.83%
London +8 1 £17,750 -49.28%
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £19,000 -20.83%
East Midlands -2 1 £19,000 -18.27%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £18,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £22,203 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £16,850 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £16,850 -
Amersham - 1 £18,000 -
Enfield - 1 £17,750 -
Reading - 1 £19,315 -
Yorkshire - 1 £16,850 - 1

ICT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) MS Office
5 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
6 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
7 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) VB
7 8 (22.86%) .NET
8 7 (20.00%) DBS Check
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.29%) DHCP
11 4 (11.43%) DNS
11 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
11 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
12 3 (8.57%) Network Management
12 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
12 3 (8.57%) Line Management
12 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
12 3 (8.57%) HP
12 3 (8.57%) Citrix
12 3 (8.57%) Wireless
13 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
13 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
13 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure

ICT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) Wireless
4 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.86%) CentOS
9 1 (2.86%) Linux
9 1 (2.86%) Unix
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 3 (8.57%) Line Management
2 3 (8.57%) Network Management
3 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.86%) Email Management
3 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) VB
2 2 (5.71%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
3 1 (2.86%) Samba
3 1 (2.86%) Squid
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix
2 3 (8.57%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Apple
3 2 (5.71%) Veeam
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Capita
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Sophos
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
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