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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 108 107 131
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 31 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 1.55% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.66% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 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 £20,800 £23,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £37,050 £32,050
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2330 2231 2634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.54% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1930 2295
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 26 £26,000 -25.71% 2
Peterborough -5 4 £18,750 -31.81% 3
Huntingdon - 1 £20,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 38 (70.37%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.93%) MS Office
4 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 11 (20.37%) Degree
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
7 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 8 (14.81%) CRM
8 8 (14.81%) SLA
9 7 (12.96%) SQL
9 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (12.96%) VMware
10 6 (11.11%) Firewall
10 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
10 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 6 (11.11%) Citrix
10 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (9.26%) LAN
11 5 (9.26%) HTML
11 5 (9.26%) CSS
11 5 (9.26%) MCITP
11 5 (9.26%) Office 365
11 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (7.41%) iPhone
12 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (7.41%) Fat Client

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Lync
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (3.70%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.70%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Office
2 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) Network Security
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
4 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.70%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) Wireless
5 2 (3.70%) IPsec
5 2 (3.70%) SMTP
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Military
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) HTML
1 5 (9.26%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) Castor
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) iPhone
1 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.56%) Replication
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
4 1 (1.85%) Informatics
4 1 (1.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.70%) Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) CRM
3 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.70%) Document Management
6 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.85%) Validation
7 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) DevOps
7 1 (1.85%) Analytics
7 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.26%) MCITP
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.41%) Terminal Server
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.70%) Opsview
2 2 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.70%) SCDPM
2 2 (3.70%) WSUS
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (5.56%) Symantec
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) Avaya
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £24k - 32k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago