IT Apprentice

IT Apprentice

IT and Telecoms

An IT Apprentice for a network solutions organisation is trained to work with a variety of software applications in order to be able to advise clients on possible solutions to their IT issues.

Personal skills

Though there are no formal entry requirements for this position good GCESs including maths English and ICT would be an advantage. Skills: good communication skills; good organisational skills; team-working; excellent IT skills; capacity to work to deadlines.

Salary

£14,000 to £22,000 per year

Key skills

Technical

Innovation

Diagnostic

IT and Telecoms

  • There are approximately 123,000 companies within the UK IT industry
  • There are around 1.3 million people employed in the sector across the UK
  • 60% of all IT professionals working in the UK are employed in business sectors
  • On average 12% of IT and Telecoms firms have vacancies; around 25,500 vacant jobs
  • 17% of IT and Telecoms professionals are female