The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Application Support
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 88 112
Rank change year-on-year -21 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 35 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.81% 2.17% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.24% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 22
Median salary £32,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +45.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,350
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1874 1788 2135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 96.91% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1507 1768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support 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 in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Applications Support in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 29 £31,500 -3.07%
Peterborough -19 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Applications Support
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (34.00%) Windows
5 14 (28.00%) Oracle
6 12 (24.00%) Linux
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (22.00%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (20.00%) Retail
8 10 (20.00%) Web Services
9 9 (18.00%) Java
9 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (18.00%) Finance
10 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 7 (14.00%) LAN
11 7 (14.00%) WAN
11 7 (14.00%) Citrix
12 6 (12.00%) ERP
12 6 (12.00%) Apache
12 6 (12.00%) ITIL
12 6 (12.00%) Banking
12 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
12 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (10.00%) Kindle
13 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (10.00%) Degree
13 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (10.00%) Unix
13 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.00%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) LAN
1 7 (14.00%) WAN
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.00%) PROIV
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.00%) Retail
2 9 (18.00%) Finance
3 6 (12.00%) Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (16.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) JSON
3 3 (6.00%) REST
3 3 (6.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) JSF
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Kindle
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.00%) Unix
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (12.00%) ERP
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.00%) Change Management
2 5 (10.00%) CRM
2 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (6.00%) Webhook
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.00%) DevOps
5 2 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (2.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) KVM
1 2 (4.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) CODA
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Sun