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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 102 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.75% 0.74% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.75% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 14
Median salary £22,500 £26,500 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £40,000 £29,250
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
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
1290 1461 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.70% 98.32% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1063 1236 1516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Degree
4 15 (60.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) Linux
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco
9 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (24.00%) Office 365
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 5 (20.00%) Postgraduate
10 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
11 4 (16.00%) SAN
11 4 (16.00%) SCCM
11 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
12 3 (12.00%) Citrix
12 3 (12.00%) ITIL
13 2 (8.00%) Web Services
13 2 (8.00%) MS Office
13 2 (8.00%) Java
13 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (8.00%) VPN
13 2 (8.00%) Wireless

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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) Intranet
3 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) OSGi
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Groovy
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.00%) ESRI
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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