The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Support Engineer
Rank 108 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 4 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.24% 0.94% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.97% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 8
Average salary £24,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
Software Support Engineer
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
1604 1438 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.36% 96.90% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1171 1677
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Physics
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Software Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
1 5 (62.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft