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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 105 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 16 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 1.26% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.31% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 14
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,750 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.69%

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
1559 1915 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.13% 96.86% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1535 1794
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -3 9 £32,500 +4.83% 4
Peterborough -10 5 £23,500 +27.02% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £45,000 - 1
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) SLA
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) vSphere
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.54%) Office 365
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 3 (11.54%) Internet
8 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
8 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
8 3 (11.54%) HTTP
8 3 (11.54%) C#
8 3 (11.54%) HTML
8 3 (11.54%) Java
8 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) XML
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (7.69%) Computer Science

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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Conflict Management
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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