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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 89 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 42 86 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.89% 3.98% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 4.14% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 72 98
Average salary £34,250 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
2138 2078 2468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.26% 96.07% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1745 2135
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,850 £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%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -22 25 £31,250 -3.84% 5
Peterborough -7 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Huntingdon -1 1 £20,000 -19.99%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 62 (54.39%) Windows
2 36 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 35 (30.70%) Active Directory
4 33 (28.95%) VMware
5 32 (28.07%) SQL
6 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 30 (26.32%) Linux
7 26 (22.81%) Degree
8 25 (21.93%) Java
9 24 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 22 (19.30%) MS Excel
11 21 (18.42%) SLA
12 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (14.91%) Citrix
13 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
13 17 (14.91%) Oracle
14 15 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (13.16%) Firewall
15 14 (12.28%) ITIL
15 14 (12.28%) UNIX
15 14 (12.28%) DNS
16 13 (11.40%) Cisco
17 12 (10.53%) Windows 7
18 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (9.65%) Mathematics
18 11 (9.65%) Solaris
18 11 (9.65%) Project Management
19 10 (8.77%) C
19 10 (8.77%) B2B
19 10 (8.77%) XenApp

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.14%) Lync
3 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.88%) JBoss
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.75%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) SaaS
1 2 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
2 15 (13.16%) Firewall
3 14 (12.28%) DNS
4 9 (7.89%) SAN
4 9 (7.89%) DHCP
5 8 (7.02%) VPN
6 7 (6.14%) LTE
7 6 (5.26%) VoIP
8 5 (4.39%) Bluetooth
8 5 (4.39%) GSM
8 5 (4.39%) 3G
8 5 (4.39%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.39%) Network Security
9 4 (3.51%) VLAN
9 4 (3.51%) LAN
9 4 (3.51%) WAN
10 3 (2.63%) Internet
11 2 (1.75%) SSL
11 2 (1.75%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.51%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.14%) Finance
3 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.75%) French Language
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) HTML
2 5 (4.39%) .NET
3 4 (3.51%) JCE
4 3 (2.63%) Web Services
5 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) JSP
6 1 (0.88%) J2EE
6 1 (0.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.02%) Physics
2 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Open Source
5 5 (4.39%) FlexPod
5 5 (4.39%) Wiki
5 5 (4.39%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.51%) PKI
6 4 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.75%) IPTV
7 2 (1.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.75%) MPEG
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 62 (54.39%) Windows
2 30 (26.32%) Linux
3 20 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.28%) UNIX
5 12 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.65%) Solaris
7 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.51%) Android
9 4 (3.51%) AIX
9 4 (3.51%) HPUX
10 3 (2.63%) CentOS
10 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.28%) ITIL
2 11 (9.65%) Project Management
3 10 (8.77%) B2B
4 9 (7.89%) OO
5 5 (4.39%) OOD
5 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (3.51%) CRM
6 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce
6 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.51%) Data Protection
6 4 (3.51%) Software Licensing
7 3 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.75%) Web Services Management
8 2 (1.75%) Coaching
8 2 (1.75%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.75%) Network Management
8 2 (1.75%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.07%) SQL
2 25 (21.93%) Java
3 10 (8.77%) C
4 7 (6.14%) C#
4 7 (6.14%) C++
5 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.88%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (22.81%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.39%) MCP
4 4 (3.51%) MCSA
4 4 (3.51%) CCNA
4 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.75%) VCP4
5 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.75%) CCA
5 2 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) RHCE
6 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.88%) LPIC
6 1 (0.88%) MOS
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.42%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 35 (30.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.77%) XenApp
4 6 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.63%) Xen
7 2 (1.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.88%) Postfix
8 1 (0.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (3.51%) SCOM
3 4 (3.51%) WSUS
4 2 (1.75%) SCCM
4 2 (1.75%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.88%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 36 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 33 (28.95%) VMware
3 17 (14.91%) Oracle
3 17 (14.91%) Citrix
4 13 (11.40%) Cisco
5 6 (5.26%) Sun
6 5 (4.39%) HP
6 5 (4.39%) EMC
6 5 (4.39%) Symantec
6 5 (4.39%) Veeam
6 5 (4.39%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.51%) Mitel
8 3 (2.63%) Websense
8 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.75%) Apple
9 2 (1.75%) Sophos
9 2 (1.75%) SAP
9 2 (1.75%) Dell
9 2 (1.75%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.75%) Imperva
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