The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 84 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.17% 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.52% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £21,500 £20,950 £22,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.62% -7.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.66% -7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 559 765 728
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 97.22% 95.03% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 494 695 623
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in the North East

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the North East.

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in the North East

Technical Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +13 1 £21,500 +2.62%
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical Support Engineer 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 North East region featuring Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft