The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 73 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £25,500 £19,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £19,000 £22,900
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
701 717 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.29% 96.76% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 597 617 662
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Technician
England

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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 3 £25,500 +34.21% 2
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 2 (22.22%) Epicor
7 1 (11.11%) EPoS
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) SMTP
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) B2B
7 1 (11.11%) B2C
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) EDI
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Avaya
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) Epicor
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holidays
Posted: 24 days ago