Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an ICT Technician was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

ICT Technician
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1183 1260
Rank change year-on-year +33 +77 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an ICT Technician 39 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.028% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.029% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 28
UK median annual salary £24,000 £23,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +6.98% +3.49%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,000 £18,250
90th Percentile £33,000 £31,500 £25,467
UK excluding London median annual salary £23,500 £23,000 £20,750
% change year-on-year +2.17% +10.84% -0.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

ICT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured ICT Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ICT Technician 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.

Salary trend for ICT Technician in the UK

ICT Technician
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ICT Technician over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ICT Technician in the UK

ICT Technician
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Technician within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 32 £24,000 +4.35% 4
UK excluding London +26 23 £23,500 +2.17% 4
London +9 14 £24,000 +4.35%
South West +11 6 £23,750 -12.84%
South East +27 5 £23,500 +2.17% 2
Midlands +24 5 £23,500 +30.56%
Scotland - 5 £20,000 -
East Midlands +32 3 £23,500 +30.56%
West Midlands +15 2 £19,443 +32.97%
East of England +4 2 £23,250 +1.09%

ICT Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, ICT Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring ICT Technician in the job title.

1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 21 (53.85%) ITIL
4 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
4 19 (48.72%) DBS Check
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (35.90%) Office 365
7 12 (30.77%) Hardware Maintenance
8 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 9 (23.08%) SCCM
9 7 (17.95%) Driving Licence
10 6 (15.38%) Apple
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 5 (12.82%) Software Distribution
11 5 (12.82%) VMware
11 5 (12.82%) DHCP
12 4 (10.26%) DNS
12 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (10.26%) Internet
12 4 (10.26%) Wireless
12 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
12 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
12 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
13 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (7.69%) MCSE
14 2 (5.13%) MCSA
14 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
14 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
14 2 (5.13%) SMS
14 2 (5.13%) Sophos

ICT Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) G Suite
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DHCP
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) Wireless
3 2 (5.13%) SAN
3 2 (5.13%) SMS
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) VLAN
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Hardware Maintenance
3 5 (12.82%) Software Distribution
4 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.56%) Coaching
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) People Management
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) DBS Check
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) MCDST
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Apple
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Sophos
5 1 (2.56%) Google