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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 62 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 66 85 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.10% 3.40% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.57% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 61 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
1999 2382 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.28% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1896 1828
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 54 £35,000 -7.89% 6
Huntingdon - 5 £33,500 - 1
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 - 1
St Neots - 1 £27,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 80 (57.97%) Windows
2 44 (31.88%) Linux
3 39 (28.26%) VMware
4 35 (25.36%) SQL
5 33 (23.91%) Oracle
6 29 (21.01%) Red Hat
7 27 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 25 (18.12%) Citrix
9 24 (17.39%) Degree
10 22 (15.94%) Apache
10 22 (15.94%) UNIX
11 21 (15.22%) ITIL
11 21 (15.22%) Tomcat
11 21 (15.22%) LAN
11 21 (15.22%) WAN
12 20 (14.49%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (14.49%) Java
13 18 (13.04%) Python
14 17 (12.32%) C#
15 16 (11.59%) Software Engineering
15 16 (11.59%) C
15 16 (11.59%) HP
16 15 (10.87%) SAN
16 15 (10.87%) C++
16 15 (10.87%) SQL Server
16 15 (10.87%) Mathematics
16 15 (10.87%) Physics
16 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (10.14%) Veeam
17 14 (10.14%) 3PAR

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (15.94%) Apache
2 21 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.14%) Lync
4 7 (5.07%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.62%) Zope
5 5 (3.62%) Plone
6 4 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.90%) IIS
7 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) JBoss
8 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Office
1 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 6 (4.35%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (4.35%) Revit
2 6 (4.35%) MicroStation
2 6 (4.35%) Solid Edge
2 6 (4.35%) Siemens NX
2 6 (4.35%) PTC Creo
3 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) LAN
1 21 (15.22%) WAN
2 15 (10.87%) SAN
3 11 (7.97%) DNS
4 8 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.62%) Firewall
6 3 (2.17%) HTTP
7 2 (1.45%) FTP
7 2 (1.45%) SSL
7 2 (1.45%) MPLS
7 2 (1.45%) OSPF
7 2 (1.45%) Wireless
7 2 (1.45%) VLAN
7 2 (1.45%) Network Security
7 2 (1.45%) Multicast
8 1 (0.72%) BGP
8 1 (0.72%) VRRP
8 1 (0.72%) Internet
8 1 (0.72%) ADSL
8 1 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.62%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.45%) OLAP
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.72%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (7.25%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Front Office
2 8 (5.80%) Back Office
3 3 (2.17%) Electronics
3 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.72%) Web Services
2 1 (0.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Mathematics
1 15 (10.87%) Physics
2 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) Statistics
4 7 (5.07%) User Experience
5 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.90%) Wiki
6 4 (2.90%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.90%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.17%) GIS
8 2 (1.45%) Replication
8 2 (1.45%) CMDB
9 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.72%) Celerra
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.72%) IPTV
9 1 (0.72%) MPEG
9 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 80 (57.97%) Windows
2 44 (31.88%) Linux
3 22 (15.94%) UNIX
4 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.97%) Mac OS X
6 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (5.80%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.62%) Debian
10 3 (2.17%) Solaris
11 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.72%) CentOS
12 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.22%) ITIL
2 16 (11.59%) Software Engineering
3 8 (5.80%) Data Security
4 7 (5.07%) Market Research
5 6 (4.35%) Project Management
5 6 (4.35%) CAD
6 5 (3.62%) Line Management
6 5 (3.62%) Mentoring
7 4 (2.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.90%) OO
7 4 (2.90%) OOD
7 4 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.17%) CRM
8 3 (2.17%) Time Management
9 2 (1.45%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.45%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.45%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (0.72%) Software Testing
10 1 (0.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.36%) SQL
2 20 (14.49%) Java
3 18 (13.04%) Python
4 17 (12.32%) C#
5 16 (11.59%) C
6 15 (10.87%) C++
7 13 (9.42%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) Tcl
11 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) Degree
2 9 (6.52%) RHCE
3 8 (5.80%) RHCA
4 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.35%) MCSE
6 5 (3.62%) MCITP
7 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) CCIE
8 2 (1.45%) MCP
8 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.72%) CCNP
9 1 (0.72%) CCNA
9 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.72%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.62%) XenApp
2 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Postfix
5 1 (0.72%) Xen
5 1 (0.72%) KVM
5 1 (0.72%) iptables
5 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.72%) Puppet
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 39 (28.26%) VMware
2 33 (23.91%) Oracle
3 29 (21.01%) Red Hat
4 27 (19.57%) Microsoft
5 25 (18.12%) Citrix
6 16 (11.59%) HP
7 14 (10.14%) Veeam
7 14 (10.14%) 3PAR
8 8 (5.80%) NetApp
9 6 (4.35%) Autodesk
10 5 (3.62%) Cisco
11 4 (2.90%) WorldPay
12 3 (2.17%) Mercator
12 3 (2.17%) Sun
13 2 (1.45%) Juniper
13 2 (1.45%) F5
14 1 (0.72%) Blue Coat
14 1 (0.72%) Brocade
14 1 (0.72%) EMC
14 1 (0.72%) SAP
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