Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Technician
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 88 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.13% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £20,000 £22,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -14.56% -19.53%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,000 £19,775
90th Percentile £21,000 £24,600 £32,325
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £23,750 £22,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +7.95% -14.56% -0.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 722 937 795
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 94.08% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 622 783 681
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £38,959 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,800 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,131 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.94% +5.33% +7.14%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Support Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Support Technician in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft