The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 327 323 323
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.034% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.036% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -37.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +31.14%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11323 11126 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 93.35% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9488 9778 11067
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support Specialist
London

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Banking
4 12 (63.16%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) Middleware
6 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
6 9 (47.37%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
7 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 8 (42.11%) SWIFT
7 8 (42.11%) Tivoli
7 8 (42.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Process Server
8 7 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (26.32%) UNIX
10 4 (21.05%) Perl
11 3 (15.79%) Java
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL
11 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (15.79%) Degree
12 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
12 2 (10.53%) XML
12 2 (10.53%) Solaris
12 2 (10.53%) Murex
12 2 (10.53%) HTML
12 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 2 (10.53%) Sybase

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Middleware
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) SOA
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.26%) Content Management
2 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
2 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.26%) Web Development
2 1 (5.26%) ETRM
2 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
2 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
2 1 (5.26%) Release Management
2 1 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) C-shell
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Tivoli
1 8 (42.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Murex
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Calypso
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Charles River
4 1 (5.26%) Trayport
4 1 (5.26%) Wall Street Systems
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
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