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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 71 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.16% 1.04% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.07% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £32,000 £25,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.49% +15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,000 £22,614
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.70%
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
593 467 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.37% 97.09% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 508 415 394
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 Support Technician within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
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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 1 £32,000 +25.49%
Support Technician
North East

Support Technician
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft