The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 59 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.35% 0.91% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.96% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Median salary £23,200 £23,400 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.85% -0.42%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
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
430 416 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.41% 94.55% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 383 340 454
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) French Language
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) MCP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (20.00%) German Language
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Debian
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) French Language
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft