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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 107 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.29% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,050 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.08% -2.00%
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
1437 1726 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.70% 95.15% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1479 1615
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 5 May 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) Lync
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (16.67%) Office 365
8 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
8 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) Dell
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 5 days ago