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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 65 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 69 91 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.16% 3.79% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.01% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 81
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
2085 2269 2294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.60% 94.50% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 1871 2036
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 1 July 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 July 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 -15 45 £36,500 -2.01% 16
Huntingdon - 7 £29,500 -
Peterborough 0 2 £22,500 -20.35%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 70 (60.34%) Windows
2 39 (33.62%) VMware
3 30 (25.86%) Linux
4 26 (22.41%) Citrix
5 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
6 21 (18.10%) HP
6 21 (18.10%) SAN
6 21 (18.10%) Java
7 20 (17.24%) Degree
7 20 (17.24%) 3PAR
8 18 (15.52%) Lync
8 18 (15.52%) Veeam
8 18 (15.52%) C#
8 18 (15.52%) Red Hat
9 17 (14.66%) C++
9 17 (14.66%) C
9 17 (14.66%) ITIL
9 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
10 16 (13.79%) Physics
10 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 16 (13.79%) SQL
10 16 (13.79%) WAN
10 16 (13.79%) LAN
11 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
12 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
13 13 (11.21%) Apache
13 13 (11.21%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (10.34%) MS Exchange
14 12 (10.34%) Oracle

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) Apache
3 12 (10.34%) MS Exchange
4 11 (9.48%) Tomcat
5 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.31%) Zope
6 5 (4.31%) Plone
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.72%) IIS
8 2 (1.72%) JBoss
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.76%) MS Office
3 6 (5.17%) AutoCAD
3 6 (5.17%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (5.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (5.17%) Revit
3 6 (5.17%) MicroStation
3 6 (5.17%) Solid Edge
3 6 (5.17%) Siemens NX
3 6 (5.17%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) SAN
2 16 (13.79%) WAN
2 16 (13.79%) LAN
3 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.90%) DNS
4 6 (5.17%) Firewall
5 4 (3.45%) VLAN
5 4 (3.45%) Network Security
5 4 (3.45%) SSL
5 4 (3.45%) DHCP
6 3 (2.59%) HTTP
6 3 (2.59%) VPN
7 2 (1.72%) MPLS
7 2 (1.72%) OSPF
7 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.72%) Wireless
7 2 (1.72%) Multicast
8 1 (0.86%) ADSL
8 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.72%) MySQL
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.31%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Front Office
3 4 (3.45%) Back Office
4 2 (1.72%) Electronics
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) .NET
2 4 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (1.72%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) Mathematics
1 16 (13.79%) Physics
2 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
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%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.59%) User Experience
5 3 (2.59%) MPEG
5 3 (2.59%) IPTV
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.72%) Replication
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.72%) CMDB
6 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.86%) Wiki
7 1 (0.86%) DTV
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 70 (60.34%) Windows
2 30 (25.86%) Linux
3 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (10.34%) UNIX
5 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.76%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.31%) Debian
7 5 (4.31%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.31%) CentOS
8 3 (2.59%) Android
8 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.66%) ITIL
2 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 6 (5.17%) CAD
4 4 (3.45%) Configuration Management
4 4 (3.45%) Data Security
5 3 (2.59%) Time Management
5 3 (2.59%) Market Research
5 3 (2.59%) B2B
6 2 (1.72%) Android Development
6 2 (1.72%) iOS Development
6 2 (1.72%) Web Services Management
6 2 (1.72%) Load Balancing
6 2 (1.72%) Project Management
6 2 (1.72%) CRM
7 1 (0.86%) OOD
7 1 (0.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.86%) OO
7 1 (0.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.86%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.10%) Java
2 18 (15.52%) C#
3 17 (14.66%) C++
3 17 (14.66%) C
4 16 (13.79%) SQL
5 11 (9.48%) Python
6 10 (8.62%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.31%) Perl
7 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.59%) Ruby
8 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.86%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
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%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.72%) MCP
5 2 (1.72%) CCIE
5 2 (1.72%) LPIC
5 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.86%) MCITP
6 1 (0.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.86%) CCNP
6 1 (0.86%) MCSE
6 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) XenApp
2 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.72%) Postfix
4 2 (1.72%) Firmware
4 2 (1.72%) Xen
4 2 (1.72%) KVM
4 2 (1.72%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.59%) WSUS
2 3 (2.59%) SCOM
2 3 (2.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 39 (33.62%) VMware
2 26 (22.41%) Citrix
3 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.10%) HP
5 20 (17.24%) 3PAR
6 18 (15.52%) Veeam
6 18 (15.52%) Red Hat
7 12 (10.34%) Oracle
8 6 (5.17%) Cisco
8 6 (5.17%) Autodesk
9 3 (2.59%) Mercator
9 3 (2.59%) Symantec
9 3 (2.59%) NetApp
9 3 (2.59%) EMC
10 2 (1.72%) Juniper
10 2 (1.72%) Imperva
10 2 (1.72%) F5
10 2 (1.72%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.86%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.86%) Blue Coat
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