Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 142 143
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 20 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.65% 0.22% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.23% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 13
Cambridge median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,750 £42,500 £38,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2979 2205 2767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.39% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 1836 2393
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Support Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
1 12 (60.00%) SAP
1 12 (60.00%) Electronics
1 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
1 12 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 12 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 12 (60.00%) Marketing
1 12 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) WorldPay
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (10.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) Fintech

Senior Support Engineer 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) 4G
3 1 (5.00%) 5G
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (60.00%) Electronics
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
1 12 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 12 (60.00%) Marketing
1 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) CCTV
3 1 (5.00%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) WorldPay