The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Support Engineer
Rank 116 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £36,500 £23,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.68% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.69%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1535 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.47% 93.03% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1349 1534
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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% -
Software Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Support Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) Physics
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
6 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
6 1 (9.09%) DirectX
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
6 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (9.09%) Electronics
6 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) GPGPU
6 1 (9.09%) Direct3D
6 1 (9.09%) OpenCL
6 1 (9.09%) OpenGL ES

Software Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
1 1 (9.09%) DirectX
1 1 (9.09%) Direct3D
1 1 (9.09%) OpenCL
1 1 (9.09%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 5 (45.45%) Physics
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (9.09%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Awesome+Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago