The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 91 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 60 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.37% 0.90% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 0.94% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 31
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2404 2670 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.84% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 2352 2455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +23 36 £34,000 -24.44% 5
Peterborough +19 20 £34,500 +6.15% 2
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (56.96%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) Windows
3 21 (26.58%) Oracle
4 20 (25.32%) Finance
5 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
5 18 (22.78%) Java
6 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
6 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 17 (21.52%) UNIX
7 16 (20.25%) QA
8 15 (18.99%) ITIL
9 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
10 13 (16.46%) Linux
11 12 (15.19%) Solaris
11 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
11 12 (15.19%) C#
11 12 (15.19%) Sun
11 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (15.19%) Performance Management
11 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
12 11 (13.92%) CRM
12 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
13 10 (12.66%) J2EE
13 10 (12.66%) VB
13 10 (12.66%) Degree
14 9 (11.39%) Perl
15 8 (10.13%) Software Testing
15 8 (10.13%) Release Management
16 7 (8.86%) IIS

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.27%) CMS
6 1 (1.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.53%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
1 2 (2.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) OLAP
3 4 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) QlikView
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Back Office
3 3 (3.80%) Dutch Language
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Front Office
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) French Language
5 1 (1.27%) German Language
5 1 (1.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) J2EE
3 3 (3.80%) COM
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.53%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
4 2 (2.53%) JRules
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.53%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) RESTful
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) UNIX
3 13 (16.46%) Linux
4 12 (15.19%) Solaris
4 12 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (15.19%) Performance Management
3 11 (13.92%) CRM
4 8 (10.13%) Software Testing
4 8 (10.13%) Release Management
5 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.06%) ERP
6 4 (5.06%) Logistics
6 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.80%) ITSM
7 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.53%) BCP
8 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.53%) Information Security
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) SQL
2 18 (22.78%) Java
3 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.19%) C#
5 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
6 10 (12.66%) VB
7 9 (11.39%) Perl
8 7 (8.86%) VBA
9 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.80%) VB6
10 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (2.53%) Control-M
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) Oracle
2 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.19%) Sun
4 3 (3.80%) Cognos
5 2 (2.53%) IBM
5 2 (2.53%) Informatica
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago