The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 127 106 133
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 21 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 1.62% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.69% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 25
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,300 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2404 2670 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.84% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 2352 2455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Cambridge +2 21 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Technical Support 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 in their job title.

1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) Degree
4 19 (38.00%) Linux
5 17 (34.00%) MySQL
5 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (32.00%) UNIX
6 16 (32.00%) DHCP
6 16 (32.00%) DNS
7 15 (30.00%) LAN
7 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (28.00%) WAN
9 11 (22.00%) SCCM
9 11 (22.00%) SCOM
9 11 (22.00%) SCVMM
9 11 (22.00%) SCSM
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
11 8 (16.00%) Online Security
11 8 (16.00%) Python
11 8 (16.00%) CentOS
11 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
12 7 (14.00%) Time Management
12 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (14.00%) SQL
13 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
14 5 (10.00%) Billing
14 5 (10.00%) VMware
14 5 (10.00%) LTE

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Technical Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) DHCP
1 16 (32.00%) DNS
2 15 (30.00%) LAN
2 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (28.00%) WAN
4 5 (10.00%) LTE
4 5 (10.00%) 3GPP
4 5 (10.00%) VoLTE
5 4 (8.00%) Wireless
5 4 (8.00%) HTTP
6 3 (6.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) OLAP
3 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.00%) IDOL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) Text Mining
General
1 5 (10.00%) Billing
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Wiki
2 1 (2.00%) Life Science
2 1 (2.00%) Informatics
2 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.00%) Physics
2 1 (2.00%) IPTV
2 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (32.00%) UNIX
5 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (16.00%) CentOS
6 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
7 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Online Security
2 7 (14.00%) Time Management
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.00%) Logistics
4 3 (6.00%) Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Service Management
5 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Python
2 7 (14.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCP
2 4 (8.00%) MCTS
2 4 (8.00%) MCITP
3 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCCM
1 11 (22.00%) SCOM
1 11 (22.00%) SCVMM
1 11 (22.00%) SCSM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Veeam
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
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