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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 69 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 53 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.05% 3.72% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 3.80% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 72
Median salary £35,088 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
1215 1393 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.43% 97.75% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1179 1530
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 37 (48.68%) Linux
2 26 (34.21%) Windows
3 20 (26.32%) SQL
3 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (23.68%) Perl
5 17 (22.37%) Windows Server
5 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
6 16 (21.05%) Java
6 16 (21.05%) Unix
7 15 (19.74%) Degree
8 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
9 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 11 (14.47%) Oracle
10 11 (14.47%) Python
10 11 (14.47%) Telecoms
11 10 (13.16%) Bioinformatics
11 10 (13.16%) MySQL
11 10 (13.16%) Red Hat
11 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
11 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (11.84%) CentOS
12 9 (11.84%) LTE
12 9 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (11.84%) KVM
12 9 (11.84%) VoLTE
12 9 (11.84%) Value-Added Service
12 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.84%) Xen
13 8 (10.53%) CRM
13 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008

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 5 (6.58%) Apache
1 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) GitHub
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) LTE
1 9 (11.84%) Value-Added Service
1 9 (11.84%) VoLTE
2 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.89%) HTTP
4 5 (6.58%) 3GPP
4 5 (6.58%) LAN
4 5 (6.58%) SS7
4 5 (6.58%) WAN
5 4 (5.26%) Internet
5 4 (5.26%) LDAP
5 4 (5.26%) SSL
5 4 (5.26%) VLAN
5 4 (5.26%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.95%) Firewall
6 3 (3.95%) xDSL
7 2 (2.63%) ADSL
7 2 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) DHCP
8 1 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.32%) IDOL
4 1 (1.32%) OLAP
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (14.47%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.58%) Billing
3 2 (2.63%) Electronics
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 4 (5.26%) LAMP
2 4 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) Django
4 1 (1.32%) Lucene
4 1 (1.32%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Informatics
3 6 (7.89%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.26%) Biology
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) Replication
6 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.63%) Social Media
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.32%) Fintech
7 1 (1.32%) iPad
7 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.32%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.32%) User Experience
7 1 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Linux
2 26 (34.21%) Windows
3 17 (22.37%) Windows Server
4 16 (21.05%) Unix
5 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.84%) CentOS
7 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.58%) Solaris
9 2 (2.63%) Android
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Bioinformatics
1 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
2 8 (10.53%) CRM
3 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (7.89%) Validation
4 5 (6.58%) ITIL
4 5 (6.58%) Load Balancing
4 5 (6.58%) Project Management
4 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.26%) Migration
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source Development
5 4 (5.26%) Scrum
5 4 (5.26%) Secure Coding
6 3 (3.95%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) SQL
2 18 (23.68%) Perl
3 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
4 16 (21.05%) Java
5 11 (14.47%) Python
6 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.26%) C
7 4 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) Ruby
8 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) LPIC
2 4 (5.26%) RHCE
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.63%) CCENT
4 2 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (1.32%) CCIE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.84%) KVM
2 9 (11.84%) Xen
3 4 (5.26%) iptables
3 4 (5.26%) Postfix
4 3 (3.95%) XenApp
5 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.89%) Ansible
2 6 (7.89%) Puppet
3 5 (6.58%) CFEngine
4 4 (5.26%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 10 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.21%) Cisco
5 6 (7.89%) VMware
6 5 (6.58%) Citrix
7 4 (5.26%) Sun
8 3 (3.95%) HP
9 1 (1.32%) Brocade
9 1 (1.32%) F5
9 1 (1.32%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.32%) Juniper
9 1 (1.32%) WorldPay
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