The median annual salary for a IT Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 92 106 97
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.08% 0.61% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.63% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 18
Median salary £25,000 £26,125 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.30% +16.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,750 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £30,750 £30,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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 1146 1435 1408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.42% 97.55% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 858 1128 1147
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
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Cambridge

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Cambridge

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Cambridge

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT Support 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 in the job title.

1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 13 (36.11%) Office 365
4 11 (30.56%) Linux
5 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (22.22%) MCSA
6 8 (22.22%) Firewall
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (19.44%) MCSE
8 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 5 (13.89%) VMware
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 4 (11.11%) SCCM
10 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
11 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
11 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
11 3 (8.33%) Skype
11 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
11 3 (8.33%) .NET
11 3 (8.33%) Web Services
11 3 (8.33%) VoIP

IT Support 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Skype
2 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 3 (8.33%) VoIP
2 3 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 11 (30.56%) Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.56%) Unix
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL
2 2 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.56%) IT Strategy
2 2 (5.56%) Migration
2 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
2 2 (5.56%) Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) Workflow Management
3 1 (2.78%) CRM
3 1 (2.78%) DevOps
3 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCSA
3 7 (19.44%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCP
5 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
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