The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 84 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 351 330 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.83% 2.75% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 2.95% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 338 294 395
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.61%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11420 11191 12174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 93.13% 93.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9630 9758 11099
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Applications Support
London

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 507 (68.24%) SQL
2 331 (44.55%) Finance
3 247 (33.24%) SQL Server
4 232 (31.22%) UNIX
5 221 (29.74%) Windows
5 221 (29.74%) Oracle
6 196 (26.38%) Banking
7 195 (26.24%) Java
8 165 (22.21%) Linux
9 162 (21.80%) Front Office
10 132 (17.77%) ITIL
11 120 (16.15%) Microsoft
12 108 (14.54%) .NET
13 99 (13.32%) Degree
14 97 (13.06%) MS Excel
15 78 (10.50%) C#
15 78 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 74 (9.96%) Derivative
17 72 (9.69%) Perl
17 72 (9.69%) T-SQL
17 72 (9.69%) XML
18 68 (9.15%) HTML
19 66 (8.88%) Investment Banking
20 65 (8.75%) Tomcat
20 65 (8.75%) Oracle Database
21 60 (8.08%) Apache
21 60 (8.08%) Investment Management
22 57 (7.67%) Asset Management
23 55 (7.40%) Equities
24 49 (6.59%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 60 (8.08%) Apache
3 49 (6.59%) IIS
4 40 (5.38%) WebSphere
5 32 (4.31%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (2.15%) Jetty
7 16 (2.15%) WebSphere Process Server
8 13 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (1.62%) Node.js
10 7 (0.94%) MQSeries
11 6 (0.81%) CMS
12 4 (0.54%) Confluence
12 4 (0.54%) GemFire
13 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.40%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.40%) Drupal
13 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.27%) Documentum
15 1 (0.13%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 97 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.33%) MS Office
3 9 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.29%) Markit EDM
2 16 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (1.88%) LatentZero
4 9 (1.21%) Maximo
5 7 (0.94%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.67%) IntelliMatch
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.54%) HFM
8 3 (0.40%) LongView
8 3 (0.40%) Endur
8 3 (0.40%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 3 (0.40%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.40%) Bond Adapt
9 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.27%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.27%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.27%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.67%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 22 (2.96%) FTP
3 21 (2.83%) Firewall
4 20 (2.69%) HTTP
4 20 (2.69%) Internet
5 18 (2.42%) LDAP
6 11 (1.48%) Intranet
7 9 (1.21%) DMZ
7 9 (1.21%) VPN
8 8 (1.08%) SMS
9 5 (0.67%) DHCP
9 5 (0.67%) DNS
10 4 (0.54%) SAN
11 3 (0.40%) LAN
12 2 (0.27%) Broadband
12 2 (0.27%) Extranet
12 2 (0.27%) NAS
12 2 (0.27%) Multicast
13 1 (0.13%) OSPF
13 1 (0.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (33.24%) SQL Server
2 78 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (8.75%) Oracle Database
4 48 (6.46%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (3.90%) MySQL
8 27 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
11 17 (2.29%) MS Access
11 17 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.21%) KDB
15 8 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
17 5 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (1.88%) Eclipse
1 14 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.48%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.35%) JIRA
4 9 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.08%) Subversion
6 3 (0.40%) Maven
6 3 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.40%) Hudson
6 3 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.40%) Ant
6 3 (0.40%) JUnit
6 3 (0.40%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.27%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.13%) PowerBuilder
General
1 331 (44.55%) Finance
2 196 (26.38%) Banking
3 162 (21.80%) Front Office
4 66 (8.88%) Investment Banking
5 41 (5.52%) Back Office
6 24 (3.23%) Advertising
7 14 (1.88%) Law
8 13 (1.75%) Billing
9 11 (1.48%) French Language
10 10 (1.35%) Spanish Language
10 10 (1.35%) Marketing
11 9 (1.21%) General Ledger
12 8 (1.08%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.08%) International Banking
13 7 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.94%) Legal
14 6 (0.81%) Publishing
14 6 (0.81%) Retail
15 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.54%) .NET
2 72 (9.69%) XML
3 68 (9.15%) HTML
4 35 (4.71%) ASP.NET
5 30 (4.04%) Middleware
6 27 (3.63%) J2EE
6 27 (3.63%) FIX Protocol
7 22 (2.96%) HTML5
7 22 (2.96%) Web Services
8 19 (2.56%) WPF
9 18 (2.42%) WebSphere MQ
10 16 (2.15%) LAMP
10 16 (2.15%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (1.62%) CSS
13 11 (1.48%) JMS
14 9 (1.21%) Ajax
14 9 (1.21%) .NET Framework
15 8 (1.08%) SOAP
15 8 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.96%) Derivative
2 55 (7.40%) Equities
3 49 (6.59%) Fixed Income
3 49 (6.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 45 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.04%) Hedge funds
6 24 (3.23%) SWIFT
7 15 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
7 15 (2.02%) Statistics
8 14 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.48%) STB
9 11 (1.48%) Credit Risk
10 9 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.21%) Contract for Difference
10 9 (1.21%) CMDB
10 9 (1.21%) Grid Computing
11 7 (0.94%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
12 6 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 232 (31.22%) UNIX
2 221 (29.74%) Windows
3 165 (22.21%) Linux
4 44 (5.92%) Solaris
5 33 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.10%) Windows 7
7 21 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.29%) AIX
10 15 (2.02%) HPUX
11 14 (1.88%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.75%) Fedora
13 12 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (17.77%) ITIL
2 60 (8.08%) Investment Management
3 57 (7.67%) Asset Management
4 40 (5.38%) Business Analysis
5 36 (4.85%) Service Management
6 35 (4.71%) Project Management
6 35 (4.71%) Electronic Trading
7 34 (4.58%) Service Delivery
8 29 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (3.63%) Incident Management
10 25 (3.36%) CRM
10 25 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 23 (3.10%) Change Control
11 23 (3.10%) Performance Tuning
12 22 (2.96%) Problem Management
13 19 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (2.42%) DevOps
15 17 (2.29%) Fund Management
16 16 (2.15%) Wealth Management
16 16 (2.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 507 (68.24%) SQL
2 195 (26.24%) Java
3 78 (10.50%) C#
4 72 (9.69%) Perl
4 72 (9.69%) T-SQL
5 48 (6.46%) JavaScript
6 46 (6.19%) VBA
7 39 (5.25%) VB
8 36 (4.85%) Shell Script
9 33 (4.44%) PowerShell
10 32 (4.31%) Python
11 27 (3.63%) C++
11 27 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 21 (2.83%) C
13 14 (1.88%) VB.NET
13 14 (1.88%) VBScript
14 7 (0.94%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.54%) VC++
15 4 (0.54%) PHP
16 3 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 99 (13.32%) Degree
2 18 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.27%) MCSE
5 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.13%) ISEB
5 1 (0.13%) MCTS
5 1 (0.13%) GNVQ
5 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.06%) SLA
2 9 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.21%) COBIT
2 9 (1.21%) QA
3 6 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.40%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.27%) EMIR
5 2 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 46 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.67%) XenApp
3 5 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (3.10%) Tivoli
2 17 (2.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 17 (2.29%) Control-M
3 9 (1.21%) SCCM
4 6 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.40%) Puppet
5 3 (0.40%) SCOM
5 3 (0.40%) Nagios
6 1 (0.13%) Foglight
6 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.13%) OVSD
6 1 (0.13%) WSUS
6 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.13%) OpenView
6 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 221 (29.74%) Oracle
2 120 (16.15%) Microsoft
3 43 (5.79%) Red Hat
4 36 (4.85%) Sybase
5 34 (4.58%) Citrix
6 28 (3.77%) thinkFolio
7 26 (3.50%) Charles River
8 23 (3.10%) JBoss
9 21 (2.83%) Sun
10 20 (2.69%) ION Trading
11 18 (2.42%) VMware
11 18 (2.42%) Tableau
11 18 (2.42%) IBM
12 15 (2.02%) Fidessa
13 14 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.88%) Bloomberg
13 14 (1.88%) Hyperion
14 13 (1.75%) Reuters
15 12 (1.62%) F5
15 12 (1.62%) HP
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