The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 102 74 91
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 15 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.00% 2.59% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 2.68% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 22
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
9 5 (22.73%) SAN
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 4 (18.18%) SCCM
10 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
10 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
10 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
11 3 (13.64%) Wireless
11 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.64%) ITIL
11 3 (13.64%) VPN
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (13.64%) Office 365
12 2 (9.09%) Change Control
12 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
12 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) nginx
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.55%) SNMP
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Camel
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) OSGi
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.55%) Unix
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Change Control
2 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) CRM
3 1 (4.55%) Data Management
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Groovy
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.55%) Brocade
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Dell KACE
6 1 (4.55%) ESRI
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Lotus
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam
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