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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 90 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.15% 0.85% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.87% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 9
Median salary £36,000 £33,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,050 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £30,100
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%

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
1103 1378 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.27% 97.11% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1100 1234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 5 (19.23%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) C#
7 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) IIS
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) HTTP
7 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
8 3 (11.54%) NHS

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 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
1 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (34.62%) Banking
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) JSF
4 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Life Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Health Informatics
3 1 (3.85%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Data Virtualisation
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
4 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 4 (15.38%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle