Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 130 168
Rank change year-on-year -33 +38 -49
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 41 52 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 1.49% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 20
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +0.97% -0.96%
10th Percentile £18,500 £17,750 £18,850
90th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +0.97% +3.00% -3.85%

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 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £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
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Cambridgeshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Cambridgeshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Cambridgeshire

IT Support
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 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 -42 21 £26,000 - 5
Peterborough -13 4 £30,500 +17.31% 1
Wisbech - 4 £19,000 -
St Neots 0 3 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Huntingdon +9 1 £25,000 +25.79% 1
IT Support
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
3 24 (58.54%) Windows
4 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
4 15 (36.59%) Firewall
4 15 (36.59%) VMware
5 13 (31.71%) Office 365
6 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.07%) Degree
7 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 6 (14.63%) Veeam
8 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
9 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.20%) ITIL
9 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.20%) WatchGuard
9 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
10 4 (9.76%) Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Google
10 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (9.76%) Apache
10 4 (9.76%) LDAP
10 4 (9.76%) SLA
10 4 (9.76%) Internet
10 4 (9.76%) Remedy
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure

IT Support 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 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) G Suite
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) LDAP
2 4 (9.76%) WebEx
3 3 (7.32%) DHCP
3 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 3 (7.32%) Skype
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) Broadband
4 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) OpenVPN
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.44%) IPsec
5 1 (2.44%) PABX
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) HP Storage
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) CCTV
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.88%) Android
7 2 (4.88%) Debian
7 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
2 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.88%) CAD
4 2 (4.88%) CAE
4 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.88%) DevOps
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
4 2 (4.88%) PLM
4 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) Line Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCSA
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Docker
4 2 (4.88%) Firmware
4 2 (4.88%) iptables
4 2 (4.88%) NFS
4 2 (4.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) Veeam
4 5 (12.20%) WatchGuard
5 4 (9.76%) Google
5 4 (9.76%) Remedy
6 3 (7.32%) Apple
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.44%) Sophos