The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had IT Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 74 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.29% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £22,000 £19,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,108
% change year-on-year
- -2.63%
IT Support Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
667 734 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.29% 96.45% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 579 624 606
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured IT Support Technician in the job title.

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Technician across the North East region.

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in the North East

IT Support Technician
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 2 £22,000 +15.78%
IT Support Technician
England

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT Support Technician 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 North East region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) POP3
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) OS/400

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) POP3
1 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco