The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank - 75 64
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.15% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £26,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.96%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.84%
Support Technician
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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
562 633 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.40% 94.06% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 481 534 436
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Support Technician
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in the North East

Support Technician
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
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