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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 48 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.54% 6.21% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 6.42% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 3
Average salary £22,500 £34,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -60.57%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
352 296 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.65% 96.73% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 262 244 273
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £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 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) ResourceLink
4 1 (20.00%) Xen
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
4 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow