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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICT Technician
Rank 868 878 866
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Technician 13 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.014% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 5
Average salary £22,500 £24,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +36.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,402 £16,500 £16,200
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £25,670
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,500 £17,087
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +19.97%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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
Top 14 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 13 £22,500 -8.16% 9
London +14 4 £24,000 -43.52% 2
East Midlands - 4 £22,500 - 2
South West - 3 £18,402 -
Nottingham - 3 £22,500 - 1
Swindon - 3 £18,402 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £22,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £18,402 -
South East -17 2 £19,500 -20.40% 2
Kent +2 1 £16,000 -34.69%
Chessington -10 1 £24,000 +12.94%
Northamptonshire - 1 £20,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £23,000 -
Reading - 1 £23,000 -

ICT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (22.92%) VMware
6 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (20.83%) MS Office
7 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
10 6 (12.50%) Cisco
10 6 (12.50%) VoIP
10 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
11 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
11 5 (10.42%) DHCP
11 5 (10.42%) DNS
11 5 (10.42%) HTML
11 5 (10.42%) Citrix
11 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
11 5 (10.42%) Time Management
11 5 (10.42%) Network Management
11 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (10.42%) Lync
12 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (8.33%) Apple
12 4 (8.33%) SLA

ICT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) Lync
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.17%) Moodle
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) VoIP
2 5 (10.42%) DHCP
2 5 (10.42%) DNS
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
4 3 (6.25%) Intranet
4 3 (6.25%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) VLAN
4 3 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 2 (4.17%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.08%) SMTP
6 1 (2.08%) PBX
6 1 (2.08%) WLAN
6 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (4.17%) Back Office
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
1 2 (4.17%) Legal
1 2 (4.17%) Publishing
1 2 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML5
2 2 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) VLE
1 2 (4.17%) Social Media
1 2 (4.17%) iPad
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Chemistry
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.25%) Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.08%) Android
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) Time Management
1 5 (10.42%) Network Management
2 3 (6.25%) Web Development
3 2 (4.17%) Content Management
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL
3 2 (4.17%) Service Management
3 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.17%) Data Security
3 2 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
1 3 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (2.08%) VBA
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) Citrix
5 4 (8.33%) Apple
6 2 (4.17%) Adobe
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Zeacom
7 1 (2.08%) Mitel
7 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.08%) Lumension
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) Sophos
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £18k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banstead, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £25,440 to £27,123 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
QA Limited
Salary: £192.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Beckenham, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Northamptonshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago