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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 68 72 102
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 74 71 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.09% 3.18% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 3.33% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 51
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
2297 2134 2882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.79% 95.57% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1853 2525
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +6 62 £38,000 +19.68% 6
Huntingdon -12 1 £31,000 -3.12%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 72 (41.38%) Windows
2 61 (35.06%) Linux
3 59 (33.91%) Degree
4 58 (33.33%) UNIX
5 48 (27.59%) Java
6 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 34 (19.54%) Oracle
7 34 (19.54%) Telecoms
8 33 (18.97%) Active Directory
9 29 (16.67%) SQL
10 27 (15.52%) Mathematics
11 26 (14.94%) Finance
12 22 (12.64%) Solaris
13 21 (12.07%) MySQL
14 20 (11.49%) Citrix
15 19 (10.92%) MS Excel
16 17 (9.77%) OO
16 17 (9.77%) 3GPP
17 15 (8.62%) SQL Server
17 15 (8.62%) ITIL
17 15 (8.62%) SS7
17 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
17 15 (8.62%) Physics
18 14 (8.05%) C#
18 14 (8.05%) Python
19 13 (7.47%) VMware
19 13 (7.47%) Billing
19 13 (7.47%) Computer Science
19 13 (7.47%) Wiki
19 13 (7.47%) LTE

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (6.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.02%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.30%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.77%) 3GPP
2 15 (8.62%) SS7
3 13 (7.47%) LTE
3 13 (7.47%) VoLTE
4 12 (6.90%) Internet
4 12 (6.90%) Firewall
4 12 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.17%) Network Security
6 7 (4.02%) LAN
6 7 (4.02%) WAN
7 6 (3.45%) DHCP
8 5 (2.87%) VoIP
8 5 (2.87%) SAN
9 4 (2.30%) VPN
9 4 (2.30%) VLAN
9 4 (2.30%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (1.72%) DNS
11 2 (1.15%) Wireless
11 2 (1.15%) 2G
11 2 (1.15%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.07%) MySQL
2 15 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.47%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.30%) DB2
6 1 (0.57%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.15%) Bugzilla
General
1 34 (19.54%) Telecoms
2 26 (14.94%) Finance
3 13 (7.47%) Billing
4 7 (4.02%) Electronics
5 5 (2.87%) Marketing
5 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.72%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.15%) Military
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.57%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) German Language
8 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.75%) .NET
2 5 (2.87%) J2EE
2 5 (2.87%) HTML
3 3 (1.72%) XML
4 2 (1.15%) CSS
4 2 (1.15%) JCE
5 1 (0.57%) Direct3D
5 1 (0.57%) OpenCL
5 1 (0.57%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (0.57%) Direct3D Mobile
5 1 (0.57%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.57%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) Mathematics
2 15 (8.62%) Physics
3 13 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.47%) Wiki
4 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.02%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.30%) DTV
6 4 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.15%) Handset
7 2 (1.15%) PKI
8 1 (0.57%) Informatics
8 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.57%) Life Science
8 1 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.57%) GIS
8 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (41.38%) Windows
2 61 (35.06%) Linux
3 58 (33.33%) UNIX
4 22 (12.64%) Solaris
5 10 (5.75%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.60%) CentOS
8 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.45%) AIX
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.72%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.15%) HPUX
12 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (9.77%) OO
2 15 (8.62%) ITIL
2 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
3 7 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (3.45%) Online Security
4 6 (3.45%) OOD
4 6 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (2.87%) Release Management
6 4 (2.30%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (2.30%) Software Testing
6 4 (2.30%) Incident Management
6 4 (2.30%) Quality Management
6 4 (2.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (2.30%) Programme Management
7 3 (1.72%) B2B
7 3 (1.72%) Configuration Management
7 3 (1.72%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.15%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.59%) Java
2 29 (16.67%) SQL
3 14 (8.05%) C#
3 14 (8.05%) Python
4 11 (6.32%) Shell Script
4 11 (6.32%) C
4 11 (6.32%) Perl
5 9 (5.17%) C++
6 8 (4.60%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.02%) PHP
8 4 (2.30%) VB
8 4 (2.30%) Korn
8 4 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) VB6
11 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.57%) VBA
11 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (33.91%) Degree
2 10 (5.75%) CCNA
2 10 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.17%) MCSE
4 7 (4.02%) MCP
4 7 (4.02%) CCA
4 7 (4.02%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (2.87%) MCSA
5 5 (2.87%) NCDA
6 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.30%) A+ Certification
6 4 (2.30%) MOS
7 1 (0.57%) RHCA
7 1 (0.57%) MCITP
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) SLA
1 9 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.32%) XenDesktop
3 8 (4.60%) XenApp
4 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.72%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.15%) vSphere
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (2.87%) SCCM
3 4 (2.30%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.54%) Oracle
3 20 (11.49%) Citrix
4 13 (7.47%) VMware
5 12 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.90%) Cisco
6 9 (5.17%) NetApp
7 7 (4.02%) Symantec
7 7 (4.02%) Remedy
7 7 (4.02%) SAP
8 6 (3.45%) Sun
9 5 (2.87%) IBM
10 4 (2.30%) HP
10 4 (2.30%) Nokia
10 4 (2.30%) Apple
10 4 (2.30%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.72%) Mitel
12 2 (1.15%) Wind River
12 2 (1.15%) MKS
12 2 (1.15%) Perforce
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