The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 95 91
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 15 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.09% 1.09% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.13% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 6
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.03% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £40,600 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,750 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +6.92% +4.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1332 1329 1460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 96.80% 96.87% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1070 1225
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Cambridge

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Cambridge

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Cambridge

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Applications Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) Perl
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Unix
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (11.54%) .NET
10 3 (11.54%) C
10 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (7.69%) C#
11 2 (7.69%) IIS
11 2 (7.69%) MySQL
11 2 (7.69%) ITIL
11 2 (7.69%) CRM
11 2 (7.69%) LAN
11 2 (7.69%) WAN

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) JSF
3 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Kindle
1 2 (7.69%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Data Virtualisation
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Health Informatics
4 1 (3.85%) Informatics
4 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) C
6 2 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
3 2 (7.69%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) KVM
1 2 (7.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Sun
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