The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 92 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 16 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 1.16% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.18% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 30
Average salary £29,750 £24,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.95% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £31,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
1333 1446 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.30% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1219 1518
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 April 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 6 (23.08%) C#
7 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (19.23%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
8 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 2 (7.69%) QA
10 2 (7.69%) jQuery
10 2 (7.69%) REST
10 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) IDOL
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.85%) Django
5 1 (3.85%) Java EE
5 1 (3.85%) Lucene
5 1 (3.85%) OSGi
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
2 5 (19.23%) Information Security
2 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Document Management
4 1 (3.85%) E-Discovery
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Process Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) SOA
4 1 (3.85%) System Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) CFEngine
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
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