The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank - 62 62
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.52% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £26,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.47%
UK excluding London average salary £21,750 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-5.43% +2.22%
Support Technician
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
506 575 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.58% 97.13% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 422 500 456
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Technician
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago