The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 105 109 139
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 32 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.42% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.52% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 12
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,980 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
East of England

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 26 £26,000 -25.71% 6
Peterborough +5 4 £18,750 -31.81% 3
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.09%) MS Office
5 13 (23.64%) Windows 7
6 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
7 11 (20.00%) ITIL
8 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (16.36%) Degree
10 8 (14.55%) VMware
10 8 (14.55%) SLA
10 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.55%) CRM
10 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
11 7 (12.73%) Citrix
12 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (10.91%) LAN
12 6 (10.91%) SQL
12 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
13 5 (9.09%) MCITP
13 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.09%) HTML
13 5 (9.09%) CSS
13 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
13 5 (9.09%) DNS
13 5 (9.09%) Office 365
13 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
14 4 (7.27%) DHCP
14 4 (7.27%) SQL Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.45%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Lync
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) Network Security
4 3 (5.45%) SAN
4 3 (5.45%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) NAS
5 2 (3.64%) HTTP
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
6 1 (1.82%) IPsec
6 1 (1.82%) SMTP
6 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.64%) MS Access
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Text Mining
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Military
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) HTML
1 5 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Thin Client
1 4 (7.27%) iPhone
1 4 (7.27%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.64%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (3.64%) Replication
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Physics
4 1 (1.82%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Informatics
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Linux
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) CRM
3 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.45%) Service Management
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) ERP
6 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.64%) Document Management
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) Validation
7 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) DevOps
7 1 (1.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.45%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) PHP
3 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.09%) MCITP
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) MCP
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.27%) Terminal Server
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) XenApp
3 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.82%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Opsview
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) Citrix
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Symantec
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
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