The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Specialist
London / City of London
Rank 199 263 304
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 21 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.015% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.016% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 6
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.12%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +21.42%

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
4804 6197 9793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 95.87% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 5553 8541
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

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 22 January 2017.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Applications Support Specialist 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 City of London region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 27 (84.38%) Finance
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) ITIL
3 20 (62.50%) VBScript
3 20 (62.50%) Siebel
3 20 (62.50%) Web Services
3 20 (62.50%) QA
3 20 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 20 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (62.50%) System Integration Testing
3 20 (62.50%) SDLC
4 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Clustering
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Informatica
9 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
10 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.38%) Linux
10 3 (9.38%) iManage
11 2 (6.25%) Windows Server

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 27 (84.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Equities
4 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (62.50%) SDLC
2 20 (62.50%) System Integration Testing
2 20 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Contract Management
4 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.13%) Document Management
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) VBScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Siebel
2 5 (15.63%) Informatica
3 3 (9.38%) iManage
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow