The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 26 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 / Peterborough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 43 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.49% 0.92% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.93% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £32,500 £18,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.67% -35.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% -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 Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 264 323 327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 98.14% 99.08% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 188 258 235
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +3.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Peterborough region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (41.67%) Veeam
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (41.67%) MCP
5 5 (41.67%) MCSE
6 4 (33.33%) MCSA
7 3 (25.00%) VTSP
7 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) PROIV
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) MCP
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
3 4 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (25.00%) VTSP
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault