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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 89 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 9 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.84% 0.83% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.86% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 17
Median salary £32,500 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -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
1052 1403 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.68% 96.69% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1189 1364
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Life Science
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) VMware

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
1 3 (18.75%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) People Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £32k - 37k per year + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago