The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Software Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 109 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.085% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £60,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%

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
1129 1479 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.52% 97.69% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1146 1260
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Software Support Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Software Support Engineer 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 Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Software Support Engineer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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