The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 62 76 101
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 86 62 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.41% 2.73% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 2.91% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 63 50 52
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Support Engineer
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
2399 2133 2792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.05% 93.88% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1833 2459
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +18 72 £38,000 +16.92% 11
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 77 (41.40%) Windows
2 61 (32.80%) Linux
2 61 (32.80%) Degree
3 60 (32.26%) UNIX
4 47 (25.27%) Java
5 45 (24.19%) Microsoft
6 37 (19.89%) Telecoms
7 36 (19.35%) Active Directory
8 35 (18.82%) Oracle
9 30 (16.13%) SQL
10 26 (13.98%) Finance
10 26 (13.98%) Mathematics
10 26 (13.98%) MySQL
11 23 (12.37%) Citrix
11 23 (12.37%) Solaris
12 20 (10.75%) SQL Server
13 19 (10.22%) ITIL
13 19 (10.22%) MS Excel
14 18 (9.68%) 3GPP
15 16 (8.60%) SS7
16 15 (8.06%) Red Hat
16 15 (8.06%) Python
16 15 (8.06%) OO
16 15 (8.06%) Computer Science
16 15 (8.06%) VMware
17 14 (7.53%) Billing
17 14 (7.53%) LTE
17 14 (7.53%) XenDesktop
17 14 (7.53%) C#
17 14 (7.53%) MS Exchange

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.61%) IIS
7 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.91%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.68%) 3GPP
2 16 (8.60%) SS7
3 14 (7.53%) LTE
3 14 (7.53%) TCP/IP
3 14 (7.53%) VoLTE
4 13 (6.99%) Firewall
5 12 (6.45%) Internet
6 10 (5.38%) LAN
7 9 (4.84%) DHCP
7 9 (4.84%) Network Security
8 8 (4.30%) WAN
9 7 (3.76%) SAN
10 6 (3.23%) DNS
11 4 (2.15%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (2.15%) VPN
12 3 (1.61%) VLAN
13 2 (1.08%) 2G
13 2 (1.08%) NAS
13 2 (1.08%) Wireless
13 2 (1.08%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.98%) MySQL
2 20 (10.75%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.53%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.15%) DB2
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.08%) Bugzilla
General
1 37 (19.89%) Telecoms
2 26 (13.98%) Finance
3 14 (7.53%) Billing
4 8 (4.30%) Electronics
5 5 (2.69%) Marketing
5 5 (2.69%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.61%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.61%) Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Military
8 1 (0.54%) French Language
8 1 (0.54%) German Language
8 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.99%) .NET
2 7 (3.76%) HTML
3 5 (2.69%) J2EE
4 4 (2.15%) CSS
5 3 (1.61%) XML
6 2 (1.08%) JCE
6 2 (1.08%) COM
7 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.54%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.54%) DirectX
7 1 (0.54%) XMPP
7 1 (0.54%) Direct3D Mobile
7 1 (0.54%) Direct3D
7 1 (0.54%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.54%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.98%) Mathematics
2 15 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.99%) Physics
4 12 (6.45%) Wiki
5 7 (3.76%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.15%) DTV
7 3 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.08%) Handset
8 2 (1.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.08%) Firmware
8 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.54%) GIS
9 1 (0.54%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.54%) Life Science
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Informatics
9 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 77 (41.40%) Windows
2 61 (32.80%) Linux
3 60 (32.26%) UNIX
4 23 (12.37%) Solaris
5 11 (5.91%) CentOS
6 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.84%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.84%) Ubuntu
8 8 (4.30%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.23%) AIX
11 3 (1.61%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.08%) Android
12 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.22%) ITIL
2 15 (8.06%) OO
3 13 (6.99%) Software Engineering
4 9 (4.84%) Online Security
5 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 6 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (3.23%) Release Management
6 6 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.23%) OOD
7 5 (2.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.15%) Programme Management
8 4 (2.15%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (2.15%) Quality Management
9 3 (1.61%) B2B
9 3 (1.61%) Configuration Management
9 3 (1.61%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.08%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (1.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.27%) Java
2 30 (16.13%) SQL
3 15 (8.06%) Python
4 14 (7.53%) C#
5 11 (5.91%) Shell Script
5 11 (5.91%) Perl
6 9 (4.84%) C
6 9 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.30%) PHP
8 7 (3.76%) C++
9 6 (3.23%) VB
10 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.15%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.15%) Korn
12 2 (1.08%) VB6
12 2 (1.08%) Ruby
12 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.08%) VBA
13 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (32.80%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.30%) CCNA
3 8 (4.30%) CCA
3 8 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (3.76%) MCSE
5 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.23%) MCP
6 5 (2.69%) NCDA
7 3 (1.61%) MCSA
8 2 (1.08%) MCITP
8 2 (1.08%) MOS
8 2 (1.08%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.54%) CCNP
9 1 (0.54%) CISSP
9 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.54%) RHCE
9 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
2 8 (4.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.53%) XenDesktop
3 9 (4.84%) XenApp
4 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.69%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.08%) XenServer
6 2 (1.08%) vSphere
7 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.30%) SCCM
2 7 (3.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.15%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.54%) Ansible
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.82%) Oracle
3 23 (12.37%) Citrix
4 15 (8.06%) Red Hat
4 15 (8.06%) VMware
5 11 (5.91%) NetApp
5 11 (5.91%) Cisco
6 7 (3.76%) SAP
6 7 (3.76%) Symantec
7 6 (3.23%) HP
7 6 (3.23%) Sun
8 5 (2.69%) IBM
8 5 (2.69%) Remedy
9 3 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.61%) Apple
9 3 (1.61%) Mitel
10 2 (1.08%) Perforce
10 2 (1.08%) Wind River
10 2 (1.08%) MKS
10 2 (1.08%) Nokia
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