The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 63 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 1.34% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.39% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £23,500 £24,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.89%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
Technical 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
550 433 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.00% 96.87% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 382 377 355
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +11.42%
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%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) German Language

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago