The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 64 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.44% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,500 £24,875
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -1.50%
IT Support Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
439 476 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.12% 94.82% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 394 391 432
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited IT Support Engineer 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited IT Support Engineer 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix