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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 66 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 32 56 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.66% 4.11% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 4.27% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 52
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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
1164 1313 1781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.60% 96.33% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1143 1381
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 29 August 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (50.00%) Linux
2 26 (37.14%) Windows
3 22 (31.43%) SQL
4 20 (28.57%) Degree
5 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
6 16 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 14 (20.00%) Java
8 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
10 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.86%) Finance
11 9 (12.86%) Oracle
11 9 (12.86%) C
11 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
11 9 (12.86%) C++
11 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
11 9 (12.86%) VoLTE
11 9 (12.86%) Value-Added Service
11 9 (12.86%) LTE
12 8 (11.43%) MS Office
12 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
13 7 (10.00%) MySQL
13 7 (10.00%) Unix
13 7 (10.00%) Python
13 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (10.00%) CRM
13 7 (10.00%) HTTP
13 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
14 6 (8.57%) 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 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.86%) IIS
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.43%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.43%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.43%) MicroStation
3 1 (1.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.43%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.43%) Revit
3 1 (1.43%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.43%) Solid Edge
3 1 (1.43%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) GitHub
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) LTE
1 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
1 9 (12.86%) Value-Added Service
1 9 (12.86%) VoLTE
2 7 (10.00%) HTTP
3 5 (7.14%) 3GPP
3 5 (7.14%) SS7
4 4 (5.71%) Firewall
4 4 (5.71%) Internet
4 4 (5.71%) VLAN
4 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.86%) ADSL
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
5 2 (2.86%) DNS
5 2 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) LDAP
5 2 (2.86%) SAN
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) MySQL
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQLite
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Billing
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) XML
2 2 (2.86%) XSL
3 1 (1.43%) LAMP
3 1 (1.43%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.43%) OpenDaylight
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 5 (7.14%) Physics
5 4 (5.71%) Biology
5 4 (5.71%) Informatics
5 4 (5.71%) iPad
5 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.86%) iPhone
6 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.86%) Social Media
6 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.43%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Linux
2 26 (37.14%) Windows
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.00%) Unix
5 5 (7.14%) Solaris
5 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
2 7 (10.00%) CRM
3 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.57%) ITIL
4 4 (5.71%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (5.71%) Open Source
4 4 (5.71%) Open Source Development
4 4 (5.71%) Presales
4 4 (5.71%) Scrum
4 4 (5.71%) Secure Coding
4 4 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.86%) Data Transformation
7 1 (1.43%) Analytics
7 1 (1.43%) DevOps
7 1 (1.43%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.43%) Time Management
7 1 (1.43%) Use Case
7 1 (1.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) Java
3 9 (12.86%) C
3 9 (12.86%) C++
3 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.00%) Python
5 5 (7.14%) C#
5 5 (7.14%) PHP
6 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.71%) Perl
6 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CCNA
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCENT
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) Dell
4 3 (4.29%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.43%) Altiris
6 1 (1.43%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.43%) BT
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) CommVault
6 1 (1.43%) Compaq
6 1 (1.43%) Nortel
6 1 (1.43%) Novell
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
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