The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Engineer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 54 64 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.45% 0.82% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.85% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £21,500 £23,000 £23,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.52% -1.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 429 470 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 95.55% 96.51% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 395 411 473
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Technical Support Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Sunderland - 2 £21,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
North East

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (8.33%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) PACS
3 1 (8.33%) HL7
3 1 (8.33%) DICOM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) DICOM
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle