The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 95 92 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 26 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.47% 1.15% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.23% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 11
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +39.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £23,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1674 1543 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.42% 93.12% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1359 1511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
Cambridgeshire

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

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 24 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title.

1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (29.27%) MS Office
4 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
5 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
6 9 (21.95%) Degree
7 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
8 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
8 6 (14.63%) ITIL
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (14.63%) Firewall
8 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (12.20%) Office 365
9 5 (12.20%) MCITP
9 5 (12.20%) CSS
9 5 (12.20%) HTML
9 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
9 5 (12.20%) Citrix
10 4 (9.76%) SLA
10 4 (9.76%) LAN
10 4 (9.76%) CRM
10 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
10 4 (9.76%) Terminal Server
10 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.32%) Lync
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) SMTP
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) IPsec
3 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.88%) MS Access
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.88%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) CSS
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
1 4 (9.76%) Fat Client
1 4 (9.76%) iPhone
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) Informatics
4 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 4 (9.76%) CRM
2 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.44%) Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) DevOps
4 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.20%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.76%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 2 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.88%) SCDPM
2 2 (4.88%) Opsview
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix
3 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Symantec
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
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