Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £17,250 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Technical Support
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 64 62
Rank change year-on-year -35 -2 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.00% 1.15% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.19% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Peterborough median annual salary £17,250 £32,500 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.92% +75.68% -33.93%
10th Percentile £9,000 £29,600 £17,750
90th Percentile £44,750 £33,750 £52,450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +3.92% -19.05% +21.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 1,060 505 588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 97.12% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 506 364 458
Peterborough median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,150 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Peterborough

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Peterborough

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Peterborough over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Peterborough region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) VMS
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) ActionScript
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) SSH
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (27.27%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (27.27%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
2 3 (27.27%) SSH
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) VMS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) ActionScript
1 3 (27.27%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Zscaler