The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 103 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 18 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 7
Average salary £25,000 £23,625 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% +9.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1693 1884 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.79% 96.07% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1648 1692
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Technical Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Technical Support Engineer 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (80.95%) UNIX
2 12 (57.14%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
5 9 (42.86%) Online Security
5 9 (42.86%) CentOS
6 8 (38.10%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) SaaS
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) HTTP
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Apache
8 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
8 1 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
8 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.76%) LAN
8 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (4.76%) Informatics
8 1 (4.76%) Life Science
8 1 (4.76%) Wiki
8 1 (4.76%) Text Mining
8 1 (4.76%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) IDOL

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Technical Support Engineer 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Text Mining
2 1 (4.76%) IDOL
General
1 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Informatics
1 1 (4.76%) Life Science
1 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) UNIX
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 9 (42.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Online Security
2 3 (14.29%) Time Management
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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