The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 109 95 120
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.77% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.81% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Average salary £27,000 £27,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% -13.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £23,050 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £39,750 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -4.80%
IT Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1671 1485 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.70% 95.68% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1273 1753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) DMZ
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Text Mining
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Websense
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) FalconStor
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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