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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 81 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 50 88 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.39% 3.61% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 3.78% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 84
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.66%
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
2023 2326 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.70% 95.37% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 1972 2307
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 1 April 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 April 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 -9 33 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Huntingdon 0 4 £25,000 - 1
Peterborough -14 3 - - 1
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 71 (61.21%) Windows
2 39 (33.62%) VMware
3 34 (29.31%) Microsoft
4 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
4 31 (26.72%) Active Directory
5 30 (25.86%) SQL
6 29 (25.00%) Linux
7 25 (21.55%) MS Exchange
7 25 (21.55%) Citrix
8 23 (19.83%) Degree
9 22 (18.97%) Java
9 22 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
11 18 (15.52%) SLA
12 17 (14.66%) ITIL
12 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
12 17 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (12.07%) Oracle
13 14 (12.07%) UNIX
13 14 (12.07%) DNS
13 14 (12.07%) SAN
14 13 (11.21%) Lync
15 12 (10.34%) Firewall
15 12 (10.34%) XenApp
16 11 (9.48%) Cisco
16 11 (9.48%) HP
16 11 (9.48%) Windows 7
16 11 (9.48%) 3PAR
17 10 (8.62%) Project Management
17 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 25 (21.55%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.21%) Lync
4 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.45%) Apache
7 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.59%) IIS
7 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.72%) JBoss
8 2 (1.72%) Zope
8 2 (1.72%) Plone
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.72%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) SaaS
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.07%) DNS
2 14 (12.07%) SAN
3 12 (10.34%) Firewall
4 9 (7.76%) DHCP
5 7 (6.03%) VPN
6 6 (5.17%) WAN
6 6 (5.17%) LAN
7 5 (4.31%) LTE
7 5 (4.31%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.45%) 3G
8 4 (3.45%) Network Security
8 4 (3.45%) VoIP
8 4 (3.45%) Bluetooth
8 4 (3.45%) GSM
9 3 (2.59%) SSL
9 3 (2.59%) VLAN
10 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.72%) NAS
10 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.45%) MySQL
4 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.31%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Electronics
3 2 (1.72%) French Language
4 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) HTML
1 7 (6.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.59%) Web Services
2 3 (2.59%) JCE
3 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) JSP
4 1 (0.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) Mathematics
2 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.03%) Physics
3 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.31%) Wiki
4 5 (4.31%) FlexPod
4 5 (4.31%) Open Source
5 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.59%) MPEG
6 3 (2.59%) Replication
6 3 (2.59%) PKI
6 3 (2.59%) IPTV
6 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.72%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 71 (61.21%) Windows
2 29 (25.00%) Linux
3 22 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.07%) UNIX
5 11 (9.48%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.90%) Solaris
6 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.17%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.31%) CentOS
8 5 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.45%) Android
10 3 (2.59%) AIX
10 3 (2.59%) HPUX
11 2 (1.72%) Debian
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.66%) ITIL
2 10 (8.62%) Project Management
3 8 (6.90%) B2B
4 6 (5.17%) OO
5 5 (4.31%) OOD
5 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.31%) Software Engineering
6 3 (2.59%) Data Protection
6 3 (2.59%) Software Licensing
6 3 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.59%) CRM
7 2 (1.72%) Web Services Management
7 2 (1.72%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.72%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.72%) Network Management
7 2 (1.72%) Android Development
7 2 (1.72%) iOS Development
8 1 (0.86%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (0.86%) Mentoring
8 1 (0.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.86%) SQL
2 22 (18.97%) Java
3 9 (7.76%) C
4 7 (6.03%) C#
4 7 (6.03%) C++
5 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.45%) Perl
8 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (2.59%) Ruby
9 2 (1.72%) Python
10 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (19.83%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.59%) MCP
5 2 (1.72%) MCSA
5 2 (1.72%) CCA
5 2 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.72%) RHCE
5 2 (1.72%) LPIC
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.52%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) QA
System Software
1 31 (26.72%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.34%) XenApp
3 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.45%) Xen
5 4 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.72%) Firmware
7 2 (1.72%) KVM
7 2 (1.72%) iptables
7 2 (1.72%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.45%) WSUS
2 4 (3.45%) SCOM
2 4 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.72%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.86%) SCCM
5 1 (0.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 39 (33.62%) VMware
2 34 (29.31%) Microsoft
3 25 (21.55%) Citrix
4 14 (12.07%) Oracle
5 11 (9.48%) HP
5 11 (9.48%) Cisco
5 11 (9.48%) 3PAR
6 10 (8.62%) Veeam
7 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.31%) EMC
8 5 (4.31%) Sun
9 4 (3.45%) Symantec
10 3 (2.59%) SAP
10 3 (2.59%) Mitel
11 2 (1.72%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.72%) Imperva
11 2 (1.72%) Websense
11 2 (1.72%) Dell
12 1 (0.86%) Sophos
12 1 (0.86%) AppSense
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Salary: £25,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + medical, dental, pension.
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Peterborough
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