The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 29 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.50% 0.91% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 0.94% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Applications Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
249 319 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.89% 96.37% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 195 250 245
Average salary £39,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Peterborough

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) Release Management
5 8 (40.00%) IIS
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) ETL
9 3 (15.00%) FTP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) EDI
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Release Management
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
5 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) HP