The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 127 137 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 7 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.22% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.22% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 16
Average salary £21,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
Technical Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2014 2234 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.50% 96.88% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1808 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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 +2 6 £21,000 -40.00%
Peterborough - 2 £26,250 -
Technical Support Engineer
East of England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SLA
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (18.75%) German Language
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Electronics
7 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.25%) Finance

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) ADSL
3 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (6.25%) DAB
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Business Development
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Presales
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) VMware