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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 92 109 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 38 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.69% 0.90% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.94% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 49
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,581
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +6.27%
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
2139 2029 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.25% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1680 2159
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(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 +1 14 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Peterborough +1 3 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 30 (44.12%) SQL
1 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.24%) .NET
3 22 (32.35%) Oracle
4 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
4 18 (26.47%) Java
5 15 (22.06%) MVC
6 14 (20.59%) OO
7 13 (19.12%) UNIX
7 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET
8 11 (16.18%) HTML
8 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
8 11 (16.18%) Sun
8 11 (16.18%) Solaris
8 11 (16.18%) Linux
8 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.18%) OOD
8 11 (16.18%) QA
8 11 (16.18%) Wiki
8 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
9 10 (14.71%) Windows
9 10 (14.71%) ITIL
9 10 (14.71%) IIS
10 8 (11.76%) MS Office
10 8 (11.76%) CSS
10 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.76%) Web Development
11 7 (10.29%) SLA
12 6 (8.82%) C#

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.71%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Office
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.41%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.94%) Agresso
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.47%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.41%) OLAP
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) .NET
2 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.18%) HTML
4 8 (11.76%) CSS
5 5 (7.35%) JSP
6 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.94%) JSON
7 2 (2.94%) jQuery
7 2 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Wiki
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) EPoS
4 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) UNIX
2 11 (16.18%) Solaris
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 10 (14.71%) Windows
4 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) MVC
2 14 (20.59%) OO
3 11 (16.18%) OOD
3 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) ITIL
5 8 (11.76%) Web Development
5 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) ERP
7 4 (5.88%) System Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Time Management
8 3 (4.41%) Change Control
8 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.47%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.47%) Service Management
9 1 (1.47%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.82%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.41%) VB
4 3 (4.41%) VB6
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 7 (10.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Xen
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.35%) Oracle
3 11 (16.18%) Sun
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Remedy
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
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