The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 125 132 149
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 11 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.44% 0.29% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.32% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Average salary £26,000 £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2353 2221 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.19% 93.44% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1916 2357
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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% -
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 10 £26,000 +14.28%
Peterborough - 1 £28,000 - 3
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) MS Office
4 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (25.00%) JOnAS
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 5 (25.00%) Office 365
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) iPhone
6 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) E-business
7 1 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) XenApp
7 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (5.00%) Document Management
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) EDI
7 1 (5.00%) ERP

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) JOnAS
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) E-business
3 1 (5.00%) Document Management
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22k-34k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £24k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago