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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 98 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 170 249 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.86% 2.89% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.02% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 162 216 339
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
5713 8255 10903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.05% 95.78% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 7176 9162
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 September 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 September 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.

1 221 (64.43%) SQL
2 199 (58.02%) Finance
3 113 (32.94%) Windows
4 106 (30.90%) Linux
5 95 (27.70%) ITIL
6 92 (26.82%) Unix
7 83 (24.20%) Banking
8 82 (23.91%) SQL Server
9 77 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 62 (18.08%) Oracle
11 52 (15.16%) Web Services
12 47 (13.70%) Java
13 45 (13.12%) XML
13 45 (13.12%) MS Excel
13 45 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (12.83%) Fixed Income
15 43 (12.54%) CRM
15 43 (12.54%) .NET
16 41 (11.95%) Dynamics CRM
17 40 (11.66%) FIX Protocol
17 40 (11.66%) Front Office
18 37 (10.79%) JavaScript
18 37 (10.79%) IIS
18 37 (10.79%) Derivative
19 36 (10.50%) SharePoint
20 35 (10.20%) Control-M
20 35 (10.20%) PowerShell
20 35 (10.20%) Windows Server
21 34 (9.91%) Perl
22 31 (9.04%) Degree

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 37 (10.79%) IIS
2 36 (10.50%) SharePoint
3 20 (5.83%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.66%) Apache
5 13 (3.79%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.62%) MQSeries
7 8 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.33%) CMS
8 7 (2.04%) JBoss
8 7 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.75%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.46%) Confluence
11 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.87%) Drupal
12 3 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.58%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.58%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.29%) WordPress
14 1 (0.29%) Xceptor
Applications
1 45 (13.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (11.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (4.96%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.75%) MetaTrader
4 5 (1.46%) Summit
5 3 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.87%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.58%) Concordance
6 2 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.58%) Endur
6 2 (0.58%) Magento
6 2 (0.58%) Relativity
6 2 (0.58%) Ringtail
6 2 (0.58%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (0.58%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.29%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.29%) EQXanite
7 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.29%) Salerio
7 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.75%) Office 365
3 4 (1.17%) SaaS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.50%) DNS
1 12 (3.50%) Internet
2 6 (1.75%) HTTP
2 6 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.17%) Firewall
3 4 (1.17%) LAN
3 4 (1.17%) SMTP
3 4 (1.17%) VoIP
4 3 (0.87%) FTP
4 3 (0.87%) Intranet
4 3 (0.87%) WAN
5 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.58%) LDAP
5 2 (0.58%) WebEx
6 1 (0.29%) DHCP
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.54%) Oracle Database
5 17 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.37%) MySQL
6 15 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (2.33%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.46%) Big Data
13 4 (1.17%) QlikView
13 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (5.83%) JIRA
2 8 (2.33%) Subversion
3 7 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.58%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.58%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 199 (58.02%) Finance
2 83 (24.20%) Banking
3 40 (11.66%) Front Office
4 26 (7.58%) Investment Banking
5 22 (6.41%) Law
6 17 (4.96%) Back Office
7 11 (3.21%) Advertising
8 8 (2.33%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.04%) Legal
9 7 (2.04%) Retail
10 6 (1.75%) French Language
11 5 (1.46%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.17%) Marketing
13 3 (0.87%) German Language
14 2 (0.58%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.29%) International Banking
15 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.29%) Publishing
15 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (15.16%) Web Services
2 45 (13.12%) XML
3 43 (12.54%) .NET
4 40 (11.66%) FIX Protocol
5 29 (8.45%) HTML
6 22 (6.41%) ASP.NET
7 15 (4.37%) CSS
8 10 (2.92%) SOAP
9 9 (2.62%) Ajax
9 9 (2.62%) jQuery
10 6 (1.75%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.75%) XSL
11 5 (1.46%) HTML5
11 5 (1.46%) LAMP
12 4 (1.17%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.17%) CSS3
12 4 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (1.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.83%) Fixed Income
2 37 (10.79%) Derivative
3 24 (7.00%) Equities
3 24 (7.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 21 (6.12%) Fintech
6 18 (5.25%) SWIFT
7 15 (4.37%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.21%) Credit Risk
9 9 (2.62%) Clustering
10 5 (1.46%) Eurex
11 4 (1.17%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.17%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.17%) iPhone
12 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.87%) Grid Computing
12 3 (0.87%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.87%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 113 (32.94%) Windows
2 106 (30.90%) Linux
3 92 (26.82%) Unix
4 35 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.21%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.75%) SUSE
10 5 (1.46%) Solaris
10 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.58%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (27.70%) ITIL
2 45 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.54%) CRM
4 30 (8.75%) Project Management
5 29 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (6.71%) Change Control
7 23 (6.71%) DevOps
7 23 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (6.12%) Asset Management
9 21 (6.12%) Wealth Management
10 20 (5.83%) Agile Project Management
10 20 (5.83%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (5.83%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (5.83%) Scrum
11 19 (5.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (4.96%) Service Management
13 16 (4.66%) Incident Management
13 16 (4.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 221 (64.43%) SQL
2 47 (13.70%) Java
3 37 (10.79%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.20%) PowerShell
5 34 (9.91%) Perl
6 28 (8.16%) C#
7 23 (6.71%) Python
8 17 (4.96%) Bash Shell
8 17 (4.96%) VB
9 15 (4.37%) VBScript
10 14 (4.08%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 14 (4.08%) VBA
11 11 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.62%) C++
13 5 (1.46%) PHP
13 5 (1.46%) Ruby
14 4 (1.17%) C
15 3 (0.87%) XPath
16 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (9.04%) Degree
2 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.87%) MCSA
4 3 (0.87%) MCSE
5 2 (0.58%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.58%) CFA
5 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.58%) PMP
5 2 (0.58%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.83%) QA
2 18 (5.25%) SLA
3 7 (2.04%) SEPA
4 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.29%) FATCA
5 1 (0.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) Squid
3 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (10.20%) Control-M
2 6 (1.75%) OpenView
3 5 (1.46%) Nagios
3 5 (1.46%) Puppet
3 5 (1.46%) SCCM
4 4 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.87%) SafeCom
6 2 (0.58%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.58%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) Ansible
7 1 (0.29%) SCOM
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 62 (18.08%) Oracle
3 18 (5.25%) Bloomberg
4 16 (4.66%) Citrix
4 16 (4.66%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (4.37%) Informatica
6 13 (3.79%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.79%) Remedy
6 13 (3.79%) Siebel
7 11 (3.21%) Reuters
7 11 (3.21%) Sun
8 9 (2.62%) Sybase
9 8 (2.33%) IBM
9 8 (2.33%) ION Trading
9 8 (2.33%) SimCorp
10 6 (1.75%) Cisco
10 6 (1.75%) Fiserv
10 6 (1.75%) HP
10 6 (1.75%) iManage
11 5 (1.46%) EPiServer
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