The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 112 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.38% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £22,500 £36,250 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +55.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £26,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £43,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1734 1949 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.96% 96.20% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1706 1659
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
IT Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

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 16 April 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) McAfee
7 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Lotus
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Google