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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 120 125 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 20 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.46% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 21
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,581 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.89% -5.90%
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
2371 2154 2815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.11% 93.73% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 1851 2476
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +10 16 £32,500 +62.50% 4
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 52 (71.23%) SQL
2 34 (46.58%) UNIX
3 29 (39.73%) Java
4 27 (36.99%) Oracle
5 26 (35.62%) QA
6 19 (26.03%) Finance
6 19 (26.03%) Linux
7 18 (24.66%) Windows
7 18 (24.66%) Solaris
7 18 (24.66%) Sun
8 15 (20.55%) ITIL
9 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
9 12 (16.44%) .NET
9 12 (16.44%) J2EE
10 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
11 10 (13.70%) Degree
12 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
12 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (10.96%) SLA
13 8 (10.96%) OO
13 8 (10.96%) OOD
13 8 (10.96%) MS Office
13 8 (10.96%) C#
13 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
13 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.96%) Wiki
13 8 (10.96%) Release Management
13 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
14 7 (9.59%) VB

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (16.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.37%) CMS
5 1 (1.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) DB2
4 3 (4.11%) OLAP
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.48%) Electronics
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
4 3 (4.11%) Dutch Language
4 3 (4.11%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) French Language
6 1 (1.37%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) .NET
1 12 (16.44%) J2EE
2 2 (2.74%) COM
3 1 (1.37%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Wiki
2 4 (5.48%) DTV
2 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (46.58%) UNIX
2 19 (26.03%) Linux
3 18 (24.66%) Windows
3 18 (24.66%) Solaris
4 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) AIX
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) ITIL
2 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.96%) OOD
3 8 (10.96%) OO
3 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
3 8 (10.96%) Release Management
4 7 (9.59%) CRM
5 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.22%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.48%) ERP
6 4 (5.48%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.11%) ITSM
7 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Time Management
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (71.23%) SQL
2 29 (39.73%) Java
3 8 (10.96%) C#
4 7 (9.59%) VB
5 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.22%) VBA
6 5 (6.85%) Perl
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.48%) Korn
8 2 (2.74%) VB6
8 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (35.62%) QA
2 8 (10.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) Oracle
2 18 (24.66%) Sun
3 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.85%) SAP
5 4 (5.48%) IBM
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