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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 304 346 324
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.077% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.083% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.13%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
9324 12065 11025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.46% 93.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8003 10213 9492
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Investment Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) WorkSite
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) IDOL
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WorkSite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) IDOL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Investment Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP