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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 95 120 132
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 37 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.73% 0.89% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.94% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 15
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,050 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £49,700 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,800
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -0.97%
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
2024 2349 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.85% 95.14% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1697 1885 1940
Average salary £42,750 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.26% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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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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 +27 27 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Peterborough - 5 £38,750 -
Ely - 1 £32,500 -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
4 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
5 13 (23.64%) ITIL
6 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
6 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (21.82%) Degree
7 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (20.00%) Windows
8 10 (18.18%) OO
9 9 (16.36%) C#
9 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
9 9 (16.36%) QA
9 9 (16.36%) Time Management
10 8 (14.55%) CRM
11 7 (12.73%) Finance
11 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.91%) Front Office
12 6 (10.91%) Back Office
12 6 (10.91%) UNIX
12 6 (10.91%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (10.91%) .NET
12 6 (10.91%) Oracle
12 6 (10.91%) IIS
12 6 (10.91%) MS Office
13 5 (9.09%) Change Management
13 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.09%) ERP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (10.91%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) Zope
4 1 (1.82%) Plone
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) MPLS
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.82%) VLAN
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.91%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.45%) OLAP
4 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Front Office
2 6 (10.91%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
4 1 (1.82%) Wiki
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Debian
5 1 (1.82%) VMS
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.18%) OO
4 9 (16.36%) Time Management
5 8 (14.55%) CRM
6 5 (9.09%) ERP
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Change Control
8 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.64%) ETL
9 2 (3.64%) Scrum
10 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.82%) Web Services Management
10 1 (1.82%) Content Management
10 1 (1.82%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
3 9 (16.36%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Northgate
6 1 (1.82%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.82%) Epicor
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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