The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 104 114
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.51% 0.59% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.61% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £32,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £52,500 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% +8.69%  

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 1331 1153 1384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.80% 97.38% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5030 4410 5775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) SCCM
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Skype
4 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
4 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) AirWatch
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (38.46%) XenApp
6 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
6 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (38.46%) Migration
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) VMware

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 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Skype
1 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
2 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) XenApp
1 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) AirWatch
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
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