The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 66 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.71% 0.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
IT Support
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
538 369 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.05% 97.88% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 458 302 513
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,600 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

IT Support
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

IT Support
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 4 £26,000 +7.21% 3
IT Support
North East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) WAN
8 1 (11.11%) PBX
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) Citrix
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) PBX
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
QA Limited
Salary: £180.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago