Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 176 168
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 27 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.64% 0.058% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.059% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 17
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £24,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.45% -26.87% +22.94%
10th Percentile £16,500 £20,250 £24,200
90th Percentile £38,000 £28,350 £44,100
East of England median annual salary £25,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -8.93% -15.15% -5.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4122 3362 3942
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.20% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3165 2796 3408
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -27 10 £31,250 +11.61%
Ely - 2 - - 1
Peterborough - 2 £33,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (55.56%) Electronics
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
2 13 (48.15%) SAP
2 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (48.15%) Marketing
2 13 (48.15%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (48.15%) Programme Management
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
5 8 (29.63%) Asset Management
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
8 5 (18.52%) Acoustics
8 5 (18.52%) Social Media
9 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (11.11%) SAN
11 2 (7.41%) Life Science
11 2 (7.41%) Physics
11 2 (7.41%) Windows
11 2 (7.41%) Replication
11 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree

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 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) nginx
1 1 (3.70%) uWSGI
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (55.56%) Electronics
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Manufacturing
2 13 (48.15%) Marketing
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Acoustics
1 5 (18.52%) Social Media
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Life Science
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (48.15%) Programme Management
2 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
3 8 (29.63%) Asset Management
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Physics
5 1 (3.70%) DNA
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) SAP
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) AppSense
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) CommVault
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) VMware