The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £25,800 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 99 113 108
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.57% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £25,800 £26,250 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.71% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,250 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £26,250 £33,850
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1164 1441 1411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.49% 97.36% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1127 1161
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Cambridge

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Cambridge

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Cambridge

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT 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 Cambridge region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Office 365
4 7 (46.67%) MCSE
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) MCSA
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) Skype
7 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (13.33%) XenApp
8 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (13.33%) AirWatch
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) SCCM
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) VoIP

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Skype
1 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCSE
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCSA
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) AirWatch
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
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