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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 67 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 32 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.71% 3.95% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 4.07% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 47
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £43,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1151 1352 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.63% 96.99% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1143 1380
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 33 (45.21%) Linux
2 21 (28.77%) Windows
3 20 (27.40%) SQL
3 20 (27.40%) Degree
4 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (21.92%) Java
6 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
7 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
7 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
8 10 (13.70%) Oracle
8 10 (13.70%) Python
9 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
9 9 (12.33%) C
9 9 (12.33%) C++
9 9 (12.33%) LTE
9 9 (12.33%) VoLTE
9 9 (12.33%) Value-Added Service
10 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
10 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.96%) CRM
11 7 (9.59%) Unix
11 7 (9.59%) MS Office
11 7 (9.59%) ITIL
11 7 (9.59%) HTTP
11 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
11 7 (9.59%) Bioinformatics
11 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
12 6 (8.22%) Informatics
12 6 (8.22%) Mathematics

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 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.37%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.37%) MicroStation
3 1 (1.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.37%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.37%) Revit
3 1 (1.37%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.37%) Solid Edge
3 1 (1.37%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) GitHub
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) LTE
1 9 (12.33%) Value-Added Service
1 9 (12.33%) VoLTE
2 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.85%) 3GPP
3 5 (6.85%) SS7
4 4 (5.48%) Internet
4 4 (5.48%) VLAN
4 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 3 (4.11%) LDAP
5 3 (4.11%) xDSL
6 2 (2.74%) ADSL
6 2 (2.74%) DHCP
6 2 (2.74%) DNS
6 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.74%) LAN
6 2 (2.74%) VPN
6 2 (2.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
4 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.37%) IDOL
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Billing
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) CSS
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) Django
3 1 (1.37%) Lucene
3 1 (1.37%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.37%) OpenDaylight
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Informatics
3 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.85%) Physics
5 4 (5.48%) Biology
5 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.48%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.48%) iPad
5 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.74%) iPhone
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.74%) Social Media
6 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Linux
2 21 (28.77%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.59%) Unix
5 5 (6.85%) Solaris
6 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.74%) Android
7 2 (2.74%) CentOS
7 2 (2.74%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.96%) CRM
1 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
2 7 (9.59%) Bioinformatics
2 7 (9.59%) ITIL
3 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.22%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (5.48%) Open Source
4 4 (5.48%) Open Source Development
4 4 (5.48%) Presales
4 4 (5.48%) Scrum
4 4 (5.48%) Secure Coding
4 4 (5.48%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.11%) Validation
6 1 (1.37%) Analytics
6 1 (1.37%) DevOps
6 1 (1.37%) E-Discovery
6 1 (1.37%) SDLC
6 1 (1.37%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 16 (21.92%) Java
3 10 (13.70%) Python
4 9 (12.33%) C
4 9 (12.33%) C++
4 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.22%) Perl
6 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.85%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.74%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) CCENT
2 2 (2.74%) CCNA
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Ansible
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) Cisco
4 4 (5.48%) HP
4 4 (5.48%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.37%) BT
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix
5 1 (1.37%) CommVault
5 1 (1.37%) Compaq
5 1 (1.37%) Nortel
5 1 (1.37%) Novell
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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