The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 86 80 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 1.86% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.92% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 9
Median salary £35,000 £30,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -32.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,000 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Applications Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1153 1356 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.63% 96.86% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1141 1347
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Cambridge

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Applications 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 Cambridge region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
3 14 (38.89%) .NET
3 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 12 (33.33%) ITIL
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) iPad
5 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 6 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.89%) CRM
7 5 (13.89%) OLAP
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
8 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.11%) Windows
8 4 (11.11%) Linux
8 4 (11.11%) HTTP
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (8.33%) QA
9 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) System Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Information Security
9 3 (8.33%) Python

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (13.89%) OLAP
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.56%) MySQL
6 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) IDOL
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) COM
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.78%) Django
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) Lucene
5 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) iPad
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) iPhone
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) CRM
3 3 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 3 (8.33%) Information Security
3 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.78%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) DevOps
4 1 (2.78%) E-Discovery
4 1 (2.78%) MVC
4 1 (2.78%) People Management
4 1 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle