The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 84 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 15 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.25% 0.64% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.67% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 29
Median salary £25,500 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £33,900
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
IT Support
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
1164 1346 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.68% 96.42% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1161 1393
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Cambridge

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT 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 Cambridge region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 7 (30.43%) Office 365
6 7 (30.43%) MS Office
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
9 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 4 (17.39%) CentOS
9 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (17.39%) Postgraduate
9 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL
10 3 (13.04%) HP
10 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
11 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
11 2 (8.70%) Unix
11 2 (8.70%) Firewall

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 4 (17.39%) CentOS
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) B2B
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
3 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCDST
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MOS
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) iManage
4 1 (4.35%) Interwoven
4 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.35%) Sage
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