Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

IT Support Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 149 181
Rank change year-on-year -45 +32 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 18 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 0.84% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.86% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 4
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £24,250 £26,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.49% +17.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £18,500 £17,000 £19,675
90th Percentile £38,250 £39,500 £26,200
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -5.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4122 3362 3942
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.20% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3165 2796 3408
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -40 12 £21,750 -16.35% 2
St Neots 0 4 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Peterborough -13 2 £35,000 +32.08%
IT Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Apache
6 5 (27.78%) LDAP
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) Skype
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) IIS
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (16.67%) CAD
8 3 (16.67%) CAE
8 3 (16.67%) Electronics
8 3 (16.67%) PLM

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 3 (16.67%) Skype
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) OpenVPN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Debian
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) CAD
2 3 (16.67%) CAE
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) PLM
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) iptables
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
2 2 (11.11%) Samba
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard