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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICT Technician
Rank 850 872 880
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Technician 30 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 6
Average salary £20,776 £24,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.20% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,150 £18,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,100 £27,439
UK excluding London average salary £20,776 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-15.20% +8.88%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

ICT Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

ICT Technician
Top 25 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 24 December 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 +21 30 £20,776 -15.20% 8
South East -7 10 £26,500 +8.16% 3
Yorkshire - 7 £20,776 - 1
London - 6 £20,296 - 1
Staines - 5 - -
Surrey - 5 - - 2
Cheshire - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 £20,776 -
Doncaster - 4 £20,776 -
North West - 4 - - 1
Leeds - 3 £19,500 -
Romford - 3 £20,296 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £19,500 -
Kent -9 2 £16,000 -34.69%
Lincolnshire - 2 £20,776 -
West Sussex - 2 £31,250 -
Brigg - 2 £20,776 -
Crawley - 2 £31,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £20,776 -
West Midlands -16 1 £26,000 +36.84% 1
City of London - 1 £21,500 -
Worcester - 1 £26,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £26,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £26,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £26,000 -

ICT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
4 15 (23.81%) Windows 8
5 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
9 9 (14.29%) DHCP
9 9 (14.29%) DNS
9 9 (14.29%) VMware
9 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
10 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (11.11%) Local Government
12 6 (9.52%) ITIL
12 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
12 6 (9.52%) LAN
12 6 (9.52%) WAN
12 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
12 6 (9.52%) SLA
12 6 (9.52%) Firewall
12 6 (9.52%) Network Management
12 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (7.94%) MS Office
13 5 (7.94%) Linux
13 5 (7.94%) VoIP
13 5 (7.94%) VPN
13 5 (7.94%) Cisco

ICT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.17%) Moodle
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Lync
4 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DHCP
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.52%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) WAN
2 6 (9.52%) LAN
3 5 (7.94%) VoIP
3 5 (7.94%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (7.94%) Intranet
3 5 (7.94%) VPN
3 5 (7.94%) VLAN
4 4 (6.35%) Internet
5 3 (4.76%) Wireless
5 3 (4.76%) Network Security
6 2 (3.17%) LDAP
6 2 (3.17%) SSL
7 1 (1.59%) WLAN
7 1 (1.59%) PBX
7 1 (1.59%) SMTP
7 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (11.11%) Local Government
2 3 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
3 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) CSS
2 2 (3.17%) HTML5
2 2 (3.17%) CSS3
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) VLE
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
7 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.94%) Mac OS X
8 5 (7.94%) Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.52%) ITIL
1 6 (9.52%) Network Management
2 5 (7.94%) Time Management
3 4 (6.35%) Service Management
4 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.76%) Web Development
5 2 (3.17%) Change Control
5 2 (3.17%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.17%) Data Security
5 2 (3.17%) Migration
5 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.17%) Content Management
6 1 (1.59%) Logistics
6 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.59%) Project Management
6 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.59%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) PHP
1 2 (3.17%) SQL
1 2 (3.17%) VB
1 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) MCP
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.17%) XenApp
5 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) Apple
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.17%) Zeacom
6 1 (1.59%) Mitel
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.59%) Lumension
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
6 1 (1.59%) Sophos
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