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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICT Technician
Rank 868 848 893
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Technician 34 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.026% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.028% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 7
Average salary £21,500 £24,646 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.76% +29.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,748 £16,650 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £20,400
UK excluding London average salary £20,776 £24,646 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-15.70% +29.71%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

ICT Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

ICT Technician
Top 24 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 19 September 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
(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 -12 32 £21,500 -12.76% 8
South East - 17 £14,748 - 3
London -23 7 £27,000 +30.43% 2
Newbury - 6 £40,000 -
Hastings - 6 £14,748 -
East Sussex - 6 £14,748 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £40,000 -
North West -15 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
St Helens - 3 - -
Bedfordshire -28 2 £27,875 -3.28%
East of England -39 2 £27,875 -15.53%
East Yorkshire - 2 £20,776 -
Hull - 2 £20,776 -
Yorkshire - 2 £20,776 - 1
Surrey - 2 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £21,500 -
City of London - 1 £31,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £17,260 - 2
Bristol - 1 £25,000 -
Staines - 1 - -
Bletchley - 1 £17,260 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -

ICT Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (30.65%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
4 13 (20.97%) ITIL
5 12 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (19.35%) Windows 8
6 11 (17.74%) Internet
7 10 (16.13%) DHCP
7 10 (16.13%) DNS
7 10 (16.13%) Local Government
8 9 (14.52%) VLE
8 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.52%) WAN
8 9 (14.52%) LAN
8 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
9 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
9 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.29%) SLA
10 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
11 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.68%) Firewall
11 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (8.06%) MySQL
12 5 (8.06%) Oracle
12 5 (8.06%) HTML
12 5 (8.06%) PHP
12 5 (8.06%) VB
12 5 (8.06%) Linux

ICT Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (8.06%) Apache
1 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (17.74%) Internet
3 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 10 (16.13%) DHCP
4 9 (14.52%) WAN
4 9 (14.52%) LAN
5 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.68%) Firewall
6 5 (8.06%) SSL
6 5 (8.06%) Intranet
6 5 (8.06%) LDAP
6 5 (8.06%) VLAN
7 4 (6.45%) Broadband
7 4 (6.45%) VPN
8 2 (3.23%) VoIP
8 2 (3.23%) HTTP
8 2 (3.23%) PABX
9 1 (1.61%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
General
1 10 (16.13%) Local Government
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) VLE
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Firmware
4 1 (1.61%) Handset
4 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.65%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Windows 8
3 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.06%) Linux
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Vista
7 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.06%) Software Deployment
4 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (6.45%) Time Management
5 3 (4.84%) Network Management
5 3 (4.84%) Change Control
5 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.84%) Service Management
6 1 (1.61%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.61%) Logistics
6 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.61%) Workflow
6 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) PHP
1 5 (8.06%) VB
1 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) MCP
1 4 (6.45%) CCNA
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.45%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco
3 4 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Veritas
4 1 (1.61%) Symantec
4 1 (1.61%) Sophos
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Google
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: £22,440 per annum Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tipton, West Midlands (County)
Rethink Mental Illness
Salary: From £18,378 to £20,622 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Ripon, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 12 days ago
Chislehurst, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago