The median annual salary for an IT Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

IT Support
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 97 104
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 22 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.59% 0.93% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.96% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 11
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -5.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

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 1354 1148 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.62% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 972 1163
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Cambridge

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) Office 365
5 10 (28.57%) Linux
6 9 (25.71%) Firewall
7 8 (22.86%) VMware
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco
7 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
8 7 (20.00%) Skype
8 7 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications
9 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 6 (17.14%) Citrix
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (14.29%) AirWatch
10 5 (14.29%) HP Storage
10 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (14.29%) SCCM
10 5 (14.29%) XenApp
10 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
10 5 (14.29%) Veeam
10 5 (14.29%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) HP
10 5 (14.29%) VoIP

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) Skype
2 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) HP Storage
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.71%) Android
6 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) Unix
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.86%) IT Strategy
4 1 (2.86%) ITSM
4 1 (2.86%) People Management
4 1 (2.86%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Firmware
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (14.29%) XenApp
2 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) Veeam
5 3 (8.57%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
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