The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank 257 310 316
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 1 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.077% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.081% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £43,107
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +44.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -11.53%
Applications Support Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6343 9933 9935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.43% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 8620 8472
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Front Office
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Equities
4 3 (50.00%) BCP
4 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Murex
6 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BCP
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (16.67%) ION Trading
2 1 (16.67%) Murex
2 1 (16.67%) Tradeweb
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Salary: £750000 - £850000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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