The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Support 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 Senior Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.73% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
Senior Technical Support
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
532 432 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.08% 96.86% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 369 377 352
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Senior Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Senior Technical Support Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Senior Technical Support 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 Senior Technical Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell

Senior Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Senior Technical Support 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 Senior Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell