The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 102 103 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 3 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 1.00% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.05% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 6
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £23,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +5.82%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Technical Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1441 1712 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.17% 95.01% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1486 1676
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2015.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) TETRA
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) TETRA
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) B2B
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft