The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 116 105 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 12 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 1.56% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.62% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 14
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £40,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £28,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Technical Support
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
1686 2033 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.62% 95.99% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1802 1893
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 8 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Huntingdon -1 3 £21,500 -2.27% 1
Peterborough -3 1 £59,500 +149.21%
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) Life Science
6 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) Office 365
8 3 (12.50%) Presales
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) SLA
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Postgraduate
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (8.33%) SAP
9 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
9 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.33%) VMware
9 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.33%) Finance

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Life Science
2 2 (8.33%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.17%) Informatics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) CRM
1 3 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Business Development
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
3 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.17%) Line Management
3 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.17%) People Management
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.17%) HNC
3 1 (4.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Kaspersky
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago