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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 103 106 114
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 29 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.34% 1.17% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.22% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 29
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £44,700 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
2087 2128 2480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.13% 95.81% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1800 2146
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £26,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 +14 27 £25,000 +16.27% 2
Huntingdon +3 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 47 (65.28%) Windows
2 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
4 25 (34.72%) Active Directory
5 23 (31.94%) Windows 7
6 20 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 15 (20.83%) Office 365
8 14 (19.44%) Degree
8 14 (19.44%) ITIL
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
10 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 11 (15.28%) SLA
12 10 (13.89%) DNS
12 10 (13.89%) VoIP
12 10 (13.89%) SQL
12 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (13.89%) VMware
12 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (12.50%) Firewall
14 8 (11.11%) UNIX
14 8 (11.11%) Cisco
14 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (11.11%) Windows 8
15 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (9.72%) Asset Management
16 6 (8.33%) SCCM
16 6 (8.33%) Project Management
16 6 (8.33%) VPN
16 6 (8.33%) MS Office
16 6 (8.33%) Open Source

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 20 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Lync
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.83%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Google Apps
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.89%) DNS
2 10 (13.89%) VoIP
3 9 (12.50%) Firewall
4 6 (8.33%) VPN
5 5 (6.94%) DHCP
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (1.39%) SMS
8 1 (1.39%) DMZ
8 1 (1.39%) Intranet
8 1 (1.39%) SAN
8 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.39%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) JCE
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Open Source
2 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) PKI
3 2 (2.78%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (65.28%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.06%) Linux
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.11%) UNIX
5 8 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.56%) Android
7 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) AIX
8 2 (2.78%) HPUX
8 2 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ITIL
2 7 (9.72%) Asset Management
3 6 (8.33%) Project Management
4 5 (6.94%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (6.94%) Data Security
4 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.17%) ERP
5 3 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.17%) Network Management
6 2 (2.78%) Coaching
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.78%) Service Management
6 2 (2.78%) Change Management
6 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.39%) CRM
7 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.39%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.39%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.56%) Java
3 4 (5.56%) C
4 2 (2.78%) R
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
4 3 (4.17%) MCITP
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) HL7
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 25 (34.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.39%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) VMware
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.17%) Google
6 2 (2.78%) Dell
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (1.39%) BMC
7 1 (1.39%) Apple
7 1 (1.39%) Sage
7 1 (1.39%) Remedy
7 1 (1.39%) Sophos
7 1 (1.39%) Websense
7 1 (1.39%) FalconStor
7 1 (1.39%) Veeam
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