The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 74 67
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 65 60 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.43% 3.26% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 3.37% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 68
Median salary £33,250 £35,044 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.11% -5.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1840 1783 2127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.15% 96.90% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1500 1761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

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 Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -12 37 £34,500 -1.42% 6
Peterborough -16 5 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Huntingdon +9 3 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (59.41%) Windows
2 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
3 42 (41.58%) Windows Server
4 32 (31.68%) Active Directory
5 29 (28.71%) Linux
6 27 (26.73%) VMware
7 25 (24.75%) SQL
8 24 (23.76%) Finance
9 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (21.78%) Telecoms
11 21 (20.79%) ITIL
12 20 (19.80%) Cisco
12 20 (19.80%) Degree
12 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (18.81%) Office 365
13 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
13 19 (18.81%) Digital Marketing
13 19 (18.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 19 (18.81%) Marketing
13 19 (18.81%) Manufacturing
13 19 (18.81%) Programme Management
13 19 (18.81%) Electronics
13 19 (18.81%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (18.81%) SAP
14 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (17.82%) SAN
15 16 (15.84%) Service Delivery
15 16 (15.84%) Hyper-V
16 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
17 14 (13.86%) Firewall

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 12 (11.88%) IIS
1 12 (11.88%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.89%) Apache
3 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (8.91%) Skype for Business
5 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (18.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.81%) Office 365
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) SAN
2 14 (13.86%) Firewall
3 12 (11.88%) DNS
4 8 (7.92%) DHCP
4 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.93%) Skype
5 7 (6.93%) Unified Communications
5 7 (6.93%) VLAN
6 5 (4.95%) Internet
6 5 (4.95%) VoIP
6 5 (4.95%) VPN
6 5 (4.95%) Wireless
7 4 (3.96%) 802.11
7 4 (3.96%) Bluetooth
7 4 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.97%) NAS
9 2 (1.98%) IPsec
9 2 (1.98%) ISDN
9 2 (1.98%) LAN
9 2 (1.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (23.76%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) Telecoms
3 19 (18.81%) Electronics
3 19 (18.81%) Manufacturing
3 19 (18.81%) Marketing
4 5 (4.95%) French Language
5 4 (3.96%) Banking
6 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) .NET
2 9 (8.91%) Web Services
3 4 (3.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.91%) Social Media
3 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.96%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.97%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.98%) NHS
7 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.99%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.99%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (59.41%) Windows
2 42 (41.58%) Windows Server
3 29 (28.71%) Linux
4 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.91%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.93%) Unix
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.95%) Windows Vista
9 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.96%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.98%) Debian
12 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.79%) ITIL
2 19 (18.81%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (18.81%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
2 19 (18.81%) Programme Management
3 16 (15.84%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (7.92%) Asset Management
6 5 (4.95%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (4.95%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.95%) Migration
7 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.96%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.96%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (3.96%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (2.97%) Project Management
8 3 (2.97%) Service Management
8 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) SQL
2 10 (9.90%) Java
3 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.95%) C
5 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.96%) Embedded C
5 4 (3.96%) Perl
5 4 (3.96%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.97%) C#
6 3 (2.97%) C++
7 2 (1.98%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.93%) MCSA
3 7 (6.93%) MCSE
3 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) LPIC
4 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) RHCE
6 1 (0.99%) CCNA
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.99%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (31.68%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) XenApp
4 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.98%) iptables
6 2 (1.98%) KVM
6 2 (1.98%) pfSense
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) SCCM
2 5 (4.95%) AirWatch
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.97%) Puppet
4 1 (0.99%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
2 27 (26.73%) VMware
3 20 (19.80%) Cisco
4 19 (18.81%) SAP
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle
6 8 (7.92%) Citrix
7 7 (6.93%) HP
8 4 (3.96%) NetApp
9 3 (2.97%) Twitter
10 2 (1.98%) F5
10 2 (1.98%) Sun
11 1 (0.99%) Apple
11 1 (0.99%) Brocade
11 1 (0.99%) EMC
11 1 (0.99%) SolidFire
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