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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 116 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.67% 1.27% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.34% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 35
Average salary £24,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £33,650 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
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
2005 2317 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.35% 95.04% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1931 2166
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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 10 £27,750 +6.73% 3
Huntingdon +7 2 £20,750 +3.75%
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
4 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
5 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
6 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
7 8 (18.60%) VoIP
7 8 (18.60%) Linux
8 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (13.95%) Office 365
9 6 (13.95%) Windows 8
9 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (13.95%) SQL
9 6 (13.95%) SLA
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (11.63%) Thin Client
10 5 (11.63%) Terminal Server
10 5 (11.63%) ERP
10 5 (11.63%) ITIL
10 5 (11.63%) UNIX
10 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.63%) CMS
10 5 (11.63%) Data Security
10 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
10 5 (11.63%) SCCM
10 5 (11.63%) MCITP
10 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
11 4 (9.30%) MS Office
11 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) VoIP
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) OLAP
General
1 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Front Office
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Thin Client
1 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.60%) Linux
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.95%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.63%) UNIX
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.63%) ERP
1 5 (11.63%) ITIL
1 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
1 5 (11.63%) Data Security
2 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
2 2 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (2.33%) Server Building
3 1 (2.33%) Time Management
3 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (2.33%) Android Development
3 1 (2.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.63%) MCITP
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) ProCurve
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago