The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 92 89 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 7 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.59% 1.36% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.41% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 15
Median salary £40,000 £37,525 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% -6.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £20,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Technical Support
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
1151 1352 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.63% 96.99% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1143 1380
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Technical Support 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 Cambridge region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) VMware
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
1 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (37.50%) WCF
1 6 (37.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Life Science
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) WCF
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPhone
1 2 (12.50%) Life Science
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) People Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Cambridge
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