The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 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 Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 122 131
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 22 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.15% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 4
Median salary £25,500 £28,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £23,900 £22,075
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £33,550 £41,925
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% -7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1862 1823 2098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.18% 97.02% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7148 6676 8114
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Technical Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support Engineer
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 Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -1 10 £32,500 +14.03%
Technical Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical Support Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) Electronics
2 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 12 (44.44%) SAP
2 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 12 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) IIS
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
6 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 6 (22.22%) Social Media
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (22.22%) Apache
6 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
1 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Electronics
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
1 12 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 12 (44.44%) Marketing
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Social Media
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) LPIC
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) SAP
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) F5
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter
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