Information Technology Trainers

Information technology trainers provide instruction in the use of computers for professional and personal purposes and advise on, plan and organise IT training within industrial, commercial and other establishments.


New workers

New workers start around £17,314. Normal pay is £28,921 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn up to £58,389.

Available jobs

In the past year there were 7,448 vacancies for this type of job


Projected job growth over the next 8 years

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Advises on training programmes and discusses progress or problems with staff and trainees.

  • Plans curriculum and rota of staff duties and updates or amends them in light of developments.

  • Arranges work experience and instructional visits for trainees.

  • Supervises trainee development, assists trainees with difficulties and prepares regular progress reports on each trainee for management.

  • Develops training programme and prepares IT equipment, lectures, demonstrations and study aids.

  • Assesses IT training requirements of an organisation or individual and identifies the skills needed for certain roles or tasks.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Training Analysis

  • Project Management

  • Microsoft Office 365

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • Technical Training

  • Learning Management Systems

  • Change Management

  • Digital Systems

  • Finance

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Communication

  • Teaching

  • Microsoft Office

  • Customer Service

  • Management

  • Presentations

  • Detail Oriented

  • Coaching

  • Planning

  • Problem Solving

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.