The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 110 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 21 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 1.11% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.16% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 24
Average salary £21,500 £24,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.13% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £44,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2023 2326 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.70% 95.37% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 1972 2307
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 15 £23,500 +2.17%
Huntingdon 0 3 £21,000 -40.00%
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 50 (67.57%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
3 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
4 25 (33.78%) MS Excel
4 25 (33.78%) Windows 7
5 20 (27.03%) MS Exchange
6 14 (18.92%) Linux
6 14 (18.92%) Degree
6 14 (18.92%) Office 365
7 13 (17.57%) ITIL
7 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
8 12 (16.22%) VoIP
9 11 (14.86%) SQL
9 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (13.51%) DNS
10 10 (13.51%) SLA
11 9 (12.16%) Cisco
11 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (12.16%) VMware
11 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (12.16%) Windows 8
12 8 (10.81%) UNIX
12 8 (10.81%) Firewall
13 6 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (8.11%) VPN
13 6 (8.11%) Asset Management
13 6 (8.11%) SCCM
13 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (8.11%) Open Source
14 5 (6.76%) MS Office

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.76%) CMS
2 5 (6.76%) Lync
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (33.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Office 365
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
2 12 (16.22%) VoIP
3 10 (13.51%) DNS
4 8 (10.81%) Firewall
5 6 (8.11%) VPN
6 5 (6.76%) DHCP
7 4 (5.41%) WAN
7 4 (5.41%) LAN
8 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.35%) Network Security
9 1 (1.35%) Wireless
9 1 (1.35%) SMS
9 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Open Source
2 5 (6.76%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (67.57%) Windows
2 25 (33.78%) Windows 7
3 14 (18.92%) Linux
4 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.16%) Windows 8
6 8 (10.81%) UNIX
7 4 (5.41%) Android
8 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.70%) AIX
9 2 (2.70%) HPUX
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 6 (8.11%) Asset Management
3 5 (6.76%) Data Security
3 5 (6.76%) ERP
3 5 (6.76%) Project Management
3 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.76%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (4.05%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.05%) Network Management
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.70%) Change Management
5 2 (2.70%) Service Management
5 2 (2.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.70%) Coaching
6 1 (1.35%) CRM
6 1 (1.35%) ITSM
6 1 (1.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.35%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.41%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) C
4 2 (2.70%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) Python
4 2 (2.70%) R
5 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.76%) MCITP
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Terminal Server
4 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Cisco
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Dell
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) BMC
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
6 1 (1.35%) Remedy
6 1 (1.35%) Sophos
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) ProCurve
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000
Posted: 5 hours ago