The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 73 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.86% 2.55% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.61% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 26
Median salary £28,000 £29,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% -0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
1140 1456 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.80% 97.65% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 933 1121 1267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (64.62%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.08%) Linux
3 28 (43.08%) Windows Server
4 23 (35.38%) Degree
5 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
6 17 (26.15%) Unix
7 16 (24.62%) VMware
7 16 (24.62%) Firewall
8 15 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 14 (21.54%) Cisco
9 14 (21.54%) ITIL
9 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (21.54%) Mathematics
10 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (16.92%) MCSE
13 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (13.85%) Office 365
14 9 (13.85%) Java
15 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
15 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
16 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (10.77%) MCSA
17 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
17 6 (9.23%) LAN
17 6 (9.23%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.54%) Sage 50
1 1 (1.54%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Office 365
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) LAN
2 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.69%) DNS
3 5 (7.69%) SAN
3 5 (7.69%) WAN
4 3 (4.62%) Internet
4 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
1 5 (7.69%) French Language
2 3 (4.62%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) LAMP
1 1 (1.54%) XML
1 1 (1.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) NHS
2 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 42 (64.62%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.15%) Unix
4 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.23%) Mac OS X
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.08%) Fedora
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.54%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) ITIL
1 14 (21.54%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.15%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.62%) Service Management
3 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.08%) DevOps
4 2 (3.08%) High Availability
4 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.54%) CRM
5 1 (1.54%) Data Transformation
5 1 (1.54%) ERP
5 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) Java
2 6 (9.23%) SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 3 (4.62%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Degree
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (16.92%) MCSE
4 7 (10.77%) MCSA
5 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.15%) CCNA
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.08%) CCA
8 2 (3.08%) CCEA
8 2 (3.08%) CCNP
8 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.08%) MCITP
8 2 (3.08%) MCP
8 2 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.15%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) VMware
3 14 (21.54%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) NetApp
5 3 (4.62%) IBM
5 3 (4.62%) Intel
6 2 (3.08%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) Altiris
7 1 (1.54%) Apple
7 1 (1.54%) Avaya
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.54%) Sage
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