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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 105 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 7 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.54% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.55% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 21
Median salary £35,000 £34,850 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.43% -7.06%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
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
1316 1449 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.34% 98.30% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1218 1534
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 15 (55.56%) WCF
1 15 (55.56%) IBM
1 15 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 15 (55.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (40.74%) Project Management
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) Degree
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
7 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) SLA
7 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
7 4 (14.81%) SCOM
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 2 (7.41%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) Citrix
9 2 (7.41%) German Language
9 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics

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 15 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) ADSL
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (7.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) WCF
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) Life Science
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 11 (40.74%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) IBM
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.70%) HP