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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 87 115 72
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 52 20 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.10% 0.93% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 0.96% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 80
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,187 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -2.00%
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
2356 2081 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.92% 96.52% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1889 1673 2290
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 December 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 December 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 +23 38 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Peterborough -3 3 £27,500 +24.47% 2
Chatteris - 2 £17,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £21,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
3 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
4 24 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 23 (30.26%) Windows 7
6 21 (27.63%) MS Exchange
7 17 (22.37%) ITIL
8 16 (21.05%) Degree
9 15 (19.74%) TCP/IP
9 15 (19.74%) DNS
9 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (19.74%) Office 365
10 14 (18.42%) VMware
11 13 (17.11%) Linux
12 12 (15.79%) Firewall
13 11 (14.47%) MS Office
13 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (13.16%) Windows XP
14 10 (13.16%) SLA
14 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
16 8 (10.53%) SQL
16 8 (10.53%) DHCP
17 7 (9.21%) VoIP
17 7 (9.21%) Asset Management
18 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
18 6 (7.89%) LAN
18 6 (7.89%) WAN
18 6 (7.89%) VPN
18 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (27.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) Lync
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) TCP/IP
1 15 (19.74%) DNS
2 12 (15.79%) Firewall
3 8 (10.53%) DHCP
4 7 (9.21%) VoIP
5 6 (7.89%) WAN
5 6 (7.89%) LAN
5 6 (7.89%) VPN
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.95%) SAN
7 2 (2.63%) Network Security
7 2 (2.63%) Internet
7 2 (2.63%) HTTP
8 1 (1.32%) SMS
8 1 (1.32%) DMZ
8 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.32%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.32%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) HTML
1 2 (2.63%) JCE
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Open Source
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.95%) iPhone
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.32%) Informatics
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (73.68%) Windows
2 23 (30.26%) Windows 7
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (17.11%) Linux
5 10 (13.16%) Windows XP
5 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.58%) UNIX
8 4 (5.26%) Android
9 2 (2.63%) AIX
9 2 (2.63%) HPUX
9 2 (2.63%) Solaris
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) ITIL
2 7 (9.21%) Asset Management
3 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.89%) Project Management
4 5 (6.58%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (3.95%) Coaching
5 3 (3.95%) Network Management
5 3 (3.95%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.63%) Data Security
6 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.63%) Service Management
6 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.63%) Change Management
6 2 (2.63%) CRM
6 2 (2.63%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.32%) Analytics
7 1 (1.32%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.32%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.26%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) Python
3 3 (3.95%) C
4 2 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.95%) MCP
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) HL7
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.95%) XenApp
4 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.32%) Ansible
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.42%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) Cisco
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
5 3 (3.95%) Citrix
6 2 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (1.32%) Veeam
7 1 (1.32%) FalconStor
7 1 (1.32%) BMC
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.32%) Apple
7 1 (1.32%) Sage
7 1 (1.32%) Remedy
7 1 (1.32%) Sophos
7 1 (1.32%) Websense
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