The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 99 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 181 272 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.92% 2.85% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 2.99% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 235 359
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Applications Support
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
5939 9091 11352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.93% 95.21% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 7816 9502
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Support
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 across the City of London region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 234 (65.55%) SQL
2 210 (58.82%) Finance
3 119 (33.33%) ITIL
4 114 (31.93%) Windows
5 106 (29.69%) Linux
6 103 (28.85%) Banking
7 99 (27.73%) Unix
8 95 (26.61%) SQL Server
9 78 (21.85%) Microsoft
10 52 (14.57%) Oracle
10 52 (14.57%) Front Office
11 50 (14.01%) XML
11 50 (14.01%) Java
12 49 (13.73%) FIX Protocol
13 48 (13.45%) MS Excel
14 46 (12.89%) Web Services
14 46 (12.89%) Fixed Income
15 43 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (11.48%) IIS
17 39 (10.92%) .NET
17 39 (10.92%) Derivative
18 36 (10.08%) SharePoint
19 35 (9.80%) CRM
19 35 (9.80%) Windows Server
20 34 (9.52%) PowerShell
21 33 (9.24%) Dynamics CRM
21 33 (9.24%) Perl
22 31 (8.68%) C#
22 31 (8.68%) Equities
23 30 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Applications Support 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 41 (11.48%) IIS
2 36 (10.08%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.32%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.20%) Apache
5 13 (3.64%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.52%) CMS
8 8 (2.24%) MQSeries
9 7 (1.96%) JBoss
10 6 (1.68%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.40%) Confluence
12 3 (0.84%) Drupal
12 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.56%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (9.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.92%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.68%) MetaTrader
4 5 (1.40%) Summit
5 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.84%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.56%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.56%) Endur
6 2 (0.56%) Magento
6 2 (0.56%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (0.56%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.28%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.28%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.28%) Maximo
7 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.24%) Office 365
3 4 (1.12%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) IaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.36%) DNS
2 9 (2.52%) Internet
3 7 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.68%) HTTP
5 4 (1.12%) Firewall
5 4 (1.12%) LAN
5 4 (1.12%) SMTP
5 4 (1.12%) VoIP
6 3 (0.84%) FTP
6 3 (0.84%) WAN
7 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
7 2 (0.56%) LDAP
7 2 (0.56%) WebEx
8 1 (0.28%) DHCP
8 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (3.92%) MySQL
6 14 (3.92%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.96%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.84%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.56%) Big Data
12 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (5.04%) JIRA
2 9 (2.52%) Subversion
3 8 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.12%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.56%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 210 (58.82%) Finance
2 103 (28.85%) Banking
3 52 (14.57%) Front Office
4 28 (7.84%) Investment Banking
5 22 (6.16%) Law
6 18 (5.04%) Back Office
7 15 (4.20%) Advertising
8 10 (2.80%) Legal
9 6 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.68%) French Language
9 6 (1.68%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.40%) Marketing
10 5 (1.40%) Retail
10 5 (1.40%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.84%) German Language
12 2 (0.56%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.56%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.28%) International Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (14.01%) XML
2 49 (13.73%) FIX Protocol
3 46 (12.89%) Web Services
4 39 (10.92%) .NET
5 26 (7.28%) HTML
6 18 (5.04%) ASP.NET
7 13 (3.64%) CSS
7 13 (3.64%) SOAP
8 9 (2.52%) Ajax
8 9 (2.52%) jQuery
9 6 (1.68%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.40%) HTML5
10 5 (1.40%) LAMP
10 5 (1.40%) XSL
11 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (1.12%) CSS3
11 4 (1.12%) Spring
12 3 (0.84%) Java EE 5
12 3 (0.84%) JBoss Seam
12 3 (0.84%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.89%) Fixed Income
2 39 (10.92%) Derivative
3 31 (8.68%) Equities
4 29 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (7.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (5.60%) Fintech
7 19 (5.32%) SWIFT
8 18 (5.04%) Computer Science
9 14 (3.92%) Management Information System
10 12 (3.36%) Credit Risk
11 8 (2.24%) Clustering
12 5 (1.40%) Eurex
12 5 (1.40%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.12%) iPhone
14 3 (0.84%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 114 (31.93%) Windows
2 106 (29.69%) Linux
3 99 (27.73%) Unix
4 35 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 20 (5.60%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.68%) Solaris
9 6 (1.68%) SUSE
10 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.56%) CentOS
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (33.33%) ITIL
2 43 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (9.80%) CRM
4 29 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (8.12%) Wealth Management
5 28 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (7.84%) Project Management
6 27 (7.56%) Asset Management
7 25 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (6.16%) Change Control
9 21 (5.88%) Service Management
10 20 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (5.60%) DevOps
10 20 (5.60%) Investment Management
11 19 (5.32%) Agile Project Management
11 19 (5.32%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (5.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (5.32%) Scrum
11 19 (5.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 234 (65.55%) SQL
2 50 (14.01%) Java
3 34 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 33 (9.24%) Perl
5 31 (8.68%) C#
6 29 (8.12%) JavaScript
7 24 (6.72%) Python
8 18 (5.04%) VBA
9 15 (4.20%) VB
10 14 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.64%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.64%) VBScript
12 12 (3.36%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.52%) C++
14 5 (1.40%) C
14 5 (1.40%) PHP
14 5 (1.40%) Ruby
15 3 (0.84%) XPath
16 1 (0.28%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 28 (7.84%) Degree
2 5 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.84%) MCSE
4 2 (0.56%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.56%) MCSA
4 2 (0.56%) RHCE
5 1 (0.28%) CFA
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.88%) SLA
2 18 (5.04%) QA
3 7 (1.96%) SEPA
4 4 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.28%) FATCA
5 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Squid
3 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (8.40%) Control-M
2 7 (1.96%) Puppet
3 6 (1.68%) Nagios
3 6 (1.68%) OpenView
4 4 (1.12%) SCCM
5 3 (0.84%) SafeCom
6 2 (0.56%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.56%) WSUS
7 1 (0.28%) Ansible
7 1 (0.28%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 52 (14.57%) Oracle
3 23 (6.44%) Bloomberg
4 21 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (4.48%) Remedy
5 16 (4.48%) Reuters
6 15 (4.20%) Informatica
7 12 (3.36%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.08%) Citrix
8 11 (3.08%) Siebel
9 9 (2.52%) Sun
9 9 (2.52%) Sybase
10 8 (2.24%) IBM
11 7 (1.96%) ION Trading
11 7 (1.96%) OpenLink
11 7 (1.96%) SimCorp
12 6 (1.68%) Cisco
12 6 (1.68%) HP
12 6 (1.68%) Murex
12 6 (1.68%) Trayport
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