The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 110 119 120
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 16 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 0.78% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.80% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 11
Median salary £27,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.85% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33%  

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 1627 2119 2067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.59% 97.43% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1660 1699
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support 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 in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Technical Support in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Cambridgeshire

Technical Support
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Peterborough +9 9 £30,500 +64.86%
Cambridge -5 5 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Huntingdon - 2 £45,000 -
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) SLA
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
4 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (19.35%) French Language
4 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) .NET
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Python
6 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 4 (12.90%) Office 365
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (9.68%) vSphere
7 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
7 3 (9.68%) HTTP
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 3 (9.68%) Citrix
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (9.68%) C#

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) Extranet
3 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) PROIV
General
1 6 (19.35%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.45%) AIX
7 2 (6.45%) Solaris
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
2 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Client Onboarding
4 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.45%) High Availability
4 2 (6.45%) Presales
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Conflict Management
5 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Python
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Veeam
5 1 (3.23%) AppSense
5 1 (3.23%) CommVault
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