The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Technical Support
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 104 102
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 14 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.02% 0.42% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.43% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 10
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.03% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,500 £25,050
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1161 1414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.73% 97.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 978 1196
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Cambridge

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Cambridge

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Cambridge

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) IIS
5 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Apache
7 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (25.00%) French Language
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (10.00%) RHCE
9 2 (10.00%) LDAP
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 2 (10.00%) DNS

Technical Support 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 7 (35.00%) IIS
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) French Language
2 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Client Onboarding
4 1 (5.00%) Presales
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) LPIC
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) F5
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