Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 118 119
Rank change year-on-year -43 +1 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 49 60 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.18% 1.73% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.78% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 75
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £24,150 £23,925 £21,550
90th Percentile £49,500 £53,750 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +8.11% -5.73% +12.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4028 3365 3990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.20% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2795 3436
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,188
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -35 27 £30,000 -14.29%
Peterborough -12 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Huntingdon +11 5 £25,000 +15.78%
Applications Support
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.73%) Apache
4 16 (32.65%) Web Services
5 15 (30.61%) Linux
5 15 (30.61%) Oracle
5 15 (30.61%) .NET
5 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 12 (24.49%) Finance
7 12 (24.49%) Banking
7 12 (24.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (24.49%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (22.45%) WebLogic
9 9 (18.37%) ERP
10 8 (16.33%) Windows
10 8 (16.33%) ITIL
10 8 (16.33%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (16.33%) Degree
10 8 (16.33%) QA
11 7 (14.29%) Unix
11 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 7 (14.29%) Java
12 6 (12.24%) DNS
12 6 (12.24%) Retail
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (10.20%) Big Data
13 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS

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 18 (36.73%) Apache
2 11 (22.45%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.12%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.08%) NetSuite
3 2 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) LAN
2 4 (8.16%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Skype
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.20%) Big Data
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.08%) QlikView
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (24.49%) Banking
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Retail
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Web Services
2 15 (30.61%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.12%) CSS
4 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) JSON
4 3 (6.12%) LAMP
4 3 (6.12%) REST
4 3 (6.12%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Fintech
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Kindle
3 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Root Cause Analysis
1 12 (24.49%) Technical Analysis
2 9 (18.37%) ERP
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL
4 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 4 (8.16%) Task Automation
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) IT Strategy
7 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.12%) Open Source
7 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) C#
5 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) VBScript
7 2 (4.08%) X++
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix
3 4 (8.16%) WorldPay
4 2 (4.08%) JD Edwards