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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 71 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 74 77 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.94% 3.59% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 3.72% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 112
Average salary £27,250 £30,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% -0.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £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
2391 2070 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.96% 96.55% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1656 2286
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -7 50 £27,000 -20.58% 13
Peterborough 0 8 £25,000 +8.69%
St Neots - 5 £28,000 -
Huntingdon -3 4 £30,500 +10.90%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (54.67%) Windows
2 53 (35.33%) Microsoft
3 41 (27.33%) Linux
3 41 (27.33%) Active Directory
4 38 (25.33%) SQL
5 36 (24.00%) Degree
6 34 (22.67%) Java
7 32 (21.33%) Oracle
8 28 (18.67%) VMware
8 28 (18.67%) SQL Server
9 27 (18.00%) MS Excel
10 25 (16.67%) Citrix
10 25 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (13.33%) UNIX
12 20 (13.33%) Solaris
12 20 (13.33%) SLA
12 20 (13.33%) MS Exchange
12 20 (13.33%) Telecoms
13 18 (12.00%) Finance
14 16 (10.67%) XenApp
14 16 (10.67%) Windows 7
15 15 (10.00%) Firewall
16 14 (9.33%) ITIL
16 14 (9.33%) Mathematics
16 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (8.67%) MS Office
18 12 (8.00%) Cisco
18 12 (8.00%) XenDesktop
19 11 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.67%) Lync
6 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.33%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (1.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 15 (10.00%) Firewall
3 11 (7.33%) LTE
3 11 (7.33%) DNS
4 9 (6.00%) VPN
5 8 (5.33%) VoIP
5 8 (5.33%) SS7
6 7 (4.67%) DHCP
6 7 (4.67%) 3GPP
6 7 (4.67%) Internet
7 6 (4.00%) 3G
7 6 (4.00%) WAN
7 6 (4.00%) LAN
7 6 (4.00%) Network Security
7 6 (4.00%) VoLTE
8 5 (3.33%) NetScaler
8 5 (3.33%) VLAN
8 5 (3.33%) Bluetooth
8 5 (3.33%) GSM
9 4 (2.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.00%) MySQL
3 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.67%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.67%) Big Data
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.00%) Finance
3 6 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.00%) Billing
4 2 (1.33%) French Language
4 2 (1.33%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) JCE
2 4 (2.67%) HTML
3 3 (2.00%) .NET
4 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.33%) CSS
4 2 (1.33%) JSP
5 1 (0.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.67%) WAP
5 1 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.00%) Physics
4 7 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.00%) Wiki
5 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.00%) Open Source
5 6 (4.00%) PKI
6 4 (2.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.67%) Handset
7 1 (0.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) Life Science
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 82 (54.67%) Windows
2 41 (27.33%) Linux
3 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (13.33%) UNIX
4 20 (13.33%) Solaris
5 16 (10.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.00%) AIX
6 9 (6.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.00%) HPUX
9 4 (2.67%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.33%) Android
11 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.33%) ITIL
2 11 (7.33%) OO
2 11 (7.33%) B2B
2 11 (7.33%) Project Management
3 8 (5.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (4.00%) OOD
5 6 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (2.67%) CRM
7 4 (2.67%) Software Licensing
8 3 (2.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (2.00%) Coaching
8 3 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.33%) SQL
2 34 (22.67%) Java
3 10 (6.67%) C
4 7 (4.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.00%) C#
6 5 (3.33%) C++
7 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.00%) Korn
9 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.67%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (24.00%) Degree
2 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.33%) CCNA
3 11 (7.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.00%) MCP
5 7 (4.67%) MCSE
5 7 (4.67%) MCSA
5 7 (4.67%) CCA
5 7 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (3.33%) NCDA
7 4 (2.67%) MOS
7 4 (2.67%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.33%) SLA
2 7 (4.67%) QA
System Software
1 41 (27.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.67%) XenApp
3 12 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 11 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.33%) Xen
7 2 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (2.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (2.00%) SCCM
2 3 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.33%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.67%) Ansible
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 53 (35.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.33%) Oracle
3 28 (18.67%) VMware
4 25 (16.67%) Citrix
5 12 (8.00%) Cisco
6 7 (4.67%) Mitel
7 6 (4.00%) Sun
7 6 (4.00%) NetApp
8 5 (3.33%) Apple
9 4 (2.67%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.67%) Symantec
9 4 (2.67%) Remedy
9 4 (2.67%) Nokia
9 4 (2.67%) SAP
10 3 (2.00%) IBM
10 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.00%) Websense
11 2 (1.33%) Veeam
11 2 (1.33%) Sophos
11 2 (1.33%) Dell
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