Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Technician
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 139 153
Rank change year-on-year -39 +14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.13% 0.35% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Cambridge median annual salary £32,000 £25,750 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.27% +17.05% -2.22%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £21,250 £24,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -13.27% +11.36% -15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3021 2218 2768
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.41% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1852 2396
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Support Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Cambridge

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Cambridge

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Support Technician 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 Cambridge region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V