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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 59 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 75 100 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.56% 4.03% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 4.25% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,750 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,950 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.84% -0.16%
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
2029 2354 2431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.44% 94.96% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1960 2172
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 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 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 -6 50 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Huntingdon +11 7 £29,500 -15.71%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 68 (58.62%) Windows
2 42 (36.21%) VMware
3 31 (26.72%) Linux
4 26 (22.41%) Citrix
5 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
6 21 (18.10%) HP
6 21 (18.10%) SAN
7 20 (17.24%) Java
7 20 (17.24%) 3PAR
7 20 (17.24%) Degree
8 19 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (15.52%) Lync
9 18 (15.52%) Veeam
10 17 (14.66%) SQL
10 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
11 16 (13.79%) Red Hat
11 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 16 (13.79%) ITIL
12 15 (12.93%) C#
12 15 (12.93%) C++
13 14 (12.07%) C
13 14 (12.07%) SLA
13 14 (12.07%) WAN
13 14 (12.07%) LAN
13 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
13 14 (12.07%) Physics
14 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
14 13 (11.21%) MS Exchange
15 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
16 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 18 (15.52%) Lync
2 13 (11.21%) MS Exchange
3 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.48%) Apache
4 10 (8.62%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.31%) Zope
5 5 (4.31%) Plone
6 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.59%) IIS
8 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.72%) JBoss
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (3.45%) AutoCAD
3 4 (3.45%) Siemens NX
3 4 (3.45%) PTC Creo
3 4 (3.45%) MicroStation
3 4 (3.45%) Solid Edge
3 4 (3.45%) Revit
4 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Office 365
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) SAN
2 14 (12.07%) WAN
2 14 (12.07%) LAN
3 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.76%) DNS
5 8 (6.90%) Firewall
6 5 (4.31%) Network Security
6 5 (4.31%) DHCP
7 4 (3.45%) SSL
7 4 (3.45%) VLAN
8 3 (2.59%) VPN
8 3 (2.59%) HTTP
9 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.72%) MPLS
9 2 (1.72%) OSPF
9 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.72%) Multicast
9 2 (1.72%) LTE
10 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.17%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Front Office
3 2 (1.72%) Back Office
3 2 (1.72%) Electronics
3 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) .NET
2 5 (4.31%) HTML
3 3 (2.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
1 14 (12.07%) Physics
2 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.31%) FlexPod
4 4 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.45%) Statistics
5 3 (2.59%) IPTV
5 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.59%) MPEG
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Replication
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.72%) CMDB
6 2 (1.72%) Wiki
7 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 68 (58.62%) Windows
2 31 (26.72%) Linux
3 19 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.48%) UNIX
5 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.31%) CentOS
8 5 (4.31%) Debian
9 3 (2.59%) Android
9 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.79%) ITIL
2 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
3 4 (3.45%) Data Security
3 4 (3.45%) CAD
3 4 (3.45%) Configuration Management
3 4 (3.45%) CRM
3 4 (3.45%) B2B
4 3 (2.59%) Market Research
4 3 (2.59%) Project Management
5 2 (1.72%) Web Services Management
5 2 (1.72%) OO
5 2 (1.72%) OOD
5 2 (1.72%) Android Development
5 2 (1.72%) iOS Development
5 2 (1.72%) Time Management
5 2 (1.72%) Load Balancing
5 2 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (0.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (0.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.24%) Java
2 17 (14.66%) SQL
3 15 (12.93%) C#
3 15 (12.93%) C++
4 14 (12.07%) C
5 9 (7.76%) Python
5 9 (7.76%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.31%) Perl
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.59%) Ruby
9 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.86%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) RHCE
3 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.45%) RHCA
4 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.72%) CCNA
5 2 (1.72%) CCIE
5 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) LPIC
6 1 (0.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.86%) CCNP
6 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) XenApp
3 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.72%) Firmware
4 2 (1.72%) iptables
4 2 (1.72%) KVM
4 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.72%) Postfix
4 2 (1.72%) Xen
5 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (3.45%) SCOM
1 4 (3.45%) WSUS
2 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 42 (36.21%) VMware
2 26 (22.41%) Citrix
3 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.10%) HP
5 20 (17.24%) 3PAR
6 18 (15.52%) Veeam
7 16 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 11 (9.48%) Oracle
9 9 (7.76%) Cisco
10 5 (4.31%) EMC
11 4 (3.45%) Symantec
11 4 (3.45%) Autodesk
12 3 (2.59%) NetApp
13 2 (1.72%) Juniper
13 2 (1.72%) Mercator
13 2 (1.72%) Sun
13 2 (1.72%) WorldPay
13 2 (1.72%) Imperva
13 2 (1.72%) F5
13 2 (1.72%) WatchGuard
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