The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 105 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 31 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.24% 0.73% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.76% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 38
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Applications Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2376 2094 2933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.42% 96.10% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1774 2545
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,367 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 26 £27,000 -10.00% 2
Peterborough +1 4 £27,500 +19.56%
Huntingdon - 1 £27,500 - 1
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 42 (80.77%) SQL
2 34 (65.38%) Oracle
2 34 (65.38%) UNIX
3 32 (61.54%) Java
4 24 (46.15%) QA
5 21 (40.38%) Linux
6 20 (38.46%) Solaris
6 20 (38.46%) Sun
7 19 (36.54%) OO
8 18 (34.62%) Tomcat
9 16 (30.77%) OOD
9 16 (30.77%) Wiki
9 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 10 (19.23%) Windows
10 10 (19.23%) ITIL
11 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.38%) J2EE
12 8 (15.38%) MS Office
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
13 7 (13.46%) SLA
14 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
15 5 (9.62%) SAP
15 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
16 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
16 4 (7.69%) Electronics
16 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
16 4 (7.69%) DTV
16 4 (7.69%) Quality Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.85%) Agresso
3 1 (1.92%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (5.77%) OLAP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) J2EE
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) JSP
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Wiki
2 4 (7.69%) DTV
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) UNIX
2 21 (40.38%) Linux
3 20 (38.46%) Solaris
4 10 (19.23%) Windows
5 4 (7.69%) AIX
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) OO
2 16 (30.77%) OOD
2 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (7.69%) Time Management
4 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) CRM
5 3 (5.77%) ERP
6 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.85%) Line Management
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.85%) Coaching
6 2 (3.85%) People Management
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) SQL
2 32 (61.54%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) Korn
4 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (46.15%) QA
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Oracle
2 20 (38.46%) Sun
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) SAP
5 4 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) VMware
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