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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 117 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 17 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.71% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.73% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 24
Average salary £20,500 £23,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.76% -5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £19,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £31,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
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
2021 2066 2441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.65% 98.38% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1709 2035
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +5 12 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Peterborough - 5 £19,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 18 (52.94%) Degree
4 16 (47.06%) VMware
5 14 (41.18%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
7 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco
8 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.59%) Office 365
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) Postgraduate
10 5 (14.71%) SAN
10 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
11 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
11 4 (11.76%) SCCM
11 4 (11.76%) Mac OS
12 3 (8.82%) VPN
12 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (5.88%) Web Services
13 2 (5.88%) SQL
13 2 (5.88%) C
13 2 (5.88%) Java

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.94%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) BGP
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) Intranet
4 1 (2.94%) OSPF
4 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.94%) GIS
1 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Ajax
2 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.94%) Java EE
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) OSGi
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.94%) DataPower
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.76%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 2 (5.88%) Time Management
2 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.94%) CRM
3 1 (2.94%) DevOps
3 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.94%) SOA
3 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Groovy
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Postgraduate
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) ESRI
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
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