The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 75 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 58 76 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.03% 3.64% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 3.71% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 86
Median salary £35,088 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.45% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,676 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £46,250
UK excluding London median 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
1864 2046 2431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.29% 98.04% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1701 2013
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -12 37 £35,088 -6.43% 10
Peterborough - 15 £47,500 - 1
Huntingdon -18 1 £24,000 -18.64%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (44.72%) Windows
2 48 (39.02%) Linux
3 39 (31.71%) Active Directory
4 35 (28.46%) SQL
5 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
6 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
7 27 (21.95%) Windows Server
8 26 (21.14%) Citrix
9 25 (20.33%) Java
10 24 (19.51%) Unix
11 23 (18.70%) VMware
12 21 (17.07%) Office 365
12 21 (17.07%) Degree
13 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (14.63%) Perl
14 18 (14.63%) SharePoint
15 17 (13.82%) Bash Shell
16 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (13.01%) ITIL
16 16 (13.01%) Finance
17 15 (12.20%) JBoss
18 13 (10.57%) Oracle
18 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
18 13 (10.57%) SLA
18 13 (10.57%) Windows 8
19 12 (9.76%) MCDST
19 12 (9.76%) MCITP
19 12 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
19 12 (9.76%) Cisco
19 12 (9.76%) CRM

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.20%) JBoss
3 12 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (8.94%) IIS
5 7 (5.69%) Apache
5 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.69%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.07%) Office 365
2 4 (3.25%) GitHub
2 4 (3.25%) SaaS
3 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) DNS
2 11 (8.94%) VPN
3 9 (7.32%) LTE
3 9 (7.32%) Value-Added Service
3 9 (7.32%) VoLTE
4 8 (6.50%) Firewall
4 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.88%) HTTP
6 5 (4.07%) 3GPP
6 5 (4.07%) Internet
6 5 (4.07%) SS7
7 4 (3.25%) LAN
7 4 (3.25%) LDAP
7 4 (3.25%) SSL
7 4 (3.25%) VLAN
7 4 (3.25%) WAN
7 4 (3.25%) Wireshark
8 3 (2.44%) FTP
8 3 (2.44%) xDSL
9 2 (1.63%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.76%) MySQL
3 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Big Data
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) IDOL
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.07%) Billing
4 4 (3.25%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) HTML
2 6 (4.88%) Web Services
3 5 (4.07%) .NET
4 4 (3.25%) LAMP
4 4 (3.25%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.63%) CSS
5 2 (1.63%) SOAP
5 2 (1.63%) XML
5 2 (1.63%) XSL
6 1 (0.81%) Django
6 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.81%) Lucene
6 1 (0.81%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.88%) Informatics
3 6 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.07%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.25%) Biology
5 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.25%) Replication
6 3 (2.44%) Clustering
6 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.44%) PKI
7 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.63%) iPhone
7 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Fintech
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.72%) Windows
2 48 (39.02%) Linux
3 27 (21.95%) Windows Server
4 24 (19.51%) Unix
5 13 (10.57%) Windows 8
6 10 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.32%) CentOS
8 5 (4.07%) Solaris
9 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.63%) Android
10 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.01%) ITIL
2 12 (9.76%) Configuration Management
2 12 (9.76%) CRM
3 11 (8.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (8.13%) Bioinformatics
5 9 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 8 (6.50%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.88%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (4.88%) Validation
8 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.07%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.07%) Project Management
8 5 (4.07%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.25%) Change Management
9 4 (3.25%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.25%) Migration
9 4 (3.25%) Open Source
9 4 (3.25%) Product Management
9 4 (3.25%) Scrum
9 4 (3.25%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.46%) SQL
2 25 (20.33%) Java
3 18 (14.63%) Perl
4 17 (13.82%) Bash Shell
5 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.94%) Python
7 7 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.88%) C
9 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.25%) C++
10 4 (3.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) Degree
2 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.76%) MCDST
3 12 (9.76%) MCITP
3 12 (9.76%) MCSA
3 12 (9.76%) MCSE
4 4 (3.25%) LPIC
4 4 (3.25%) RHCE
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) CCENT
6 2 (1.63%) CCNA
6 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) CCIE
7 1 (0.81%) HNC
7 1 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 39 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.32%) KVM
2 9 (7.32%) Xen
3 4 (3.25%) iptables
3 4 (3.25%) Postfix
3 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.88%) Ansible
2 6 (4.88%) Puppet
3 5 (4.07%) CFEngine
4 4 (3.25%) HAProxy
5 3 (2.44%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.14%) Citrix
3 23 (18.70%) VMware
4 13 (10.57%) Oracle
5 12 (9.76%) Cisco
6 10 (8.13%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.07%) F5
7 5 (4.07%) HP
8 4 (3.25%) Sun
9 3 (2.44%) CA
9 3 (2.44%) New Relic
9 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.63%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.81%) BMC
11 1 (0.81%) Dell
11 1 (0.81%) EMC
11 1 (0.81%) Forcepoint
11 1 (0.81%) IBM
11 1 (0.81%) NetApp
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Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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