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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 105 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 0.55% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.59% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% +25.58%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.95%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1628 1528 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.38% 92.94% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1351 1513
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 22 (75.86%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) Degree
4 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
5 9 (31.03%) CentOS
5 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
5 9 (31.03%) Online Security
5 9 (31.03%) MySQL
6 5 (17.24%) PHP
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.34%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.90%) C
8 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 2 (6.90%) C++
8 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
8 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.90%) Wind River
8 2 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (3.45%) Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
9 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (3.45%) Informatics

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
1 2 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) SS7
2 1 (3.45%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Text Mining
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.45%) Informatics
1 1 (3.45%) Life Science
1 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) CentOS
4 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Online Security
2 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) C
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Wind River
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago