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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 106 113 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 183 256 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.62% 2.41% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.54% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 162 211 362
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,800 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
6684 10093 12021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.12% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6037 8563 10146
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 May 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 2 May 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.

1 193 (59.02%) SQL
2 176 (53.82%) Finance
3 106 (32.42%) ITIL
4 101 (30.89%) SQL Server
5 98 (29.97%) Banking
6 90 (27.52%) Windows
7 86 (26.30%) Unix
8 78 (23.85%) Linux
9 75 (22.94%) Microsoft
10 59 (18.04%) Degree
11 54 (16.51%) Front Office
12 49 (14.98%) Fixed Income
13 48 (14.68%) Java
14 46 (14.07%) Investment Management
15 44 (13.46%) Wealth Management
15 44 (13.46%) Bloomberg
16 43 (13.15%) MS Office
17 42 (12.84%) SLA
18 41 (12.54%) Perl
18 41 (12.54%) Oracle
18 41 (12.54%) Time Management
19 40 (12.23%) SQL Server 2008
20 37 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (11.01%) MS Excel
22 35 (10.70%) HTML
22 35 (10.70%) Asset Management
22 35 (10.70%) FIX Protocol
23 34 (10.40%) Reuters
24 33 (10.09%) XML
24 33 (10.09%) Data Analysis

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 27 (8.26%) IIS
2 24 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.36%) JBoss
4 9 (2.75%) Apache
4 9 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.45%) MQSeries
5 8 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.22%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.92%) CMS
10 2 (0.61%) Drupal
10 2 (0.61%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.61%) WordPress
11 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.31%) Confluence
11 1 (0.31%) Documentum
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (13.15%) MS Office
2 36 (11.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.36%) Markit EDM
2 10 (3.06%) Eagle PACE
2 10 (3.06%) thinkFolio
3 7 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.83%) Hi Portfolio
4 6 (1.83%) LatentZero
4 6 (1.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.92%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.61%) Eikon
6 2 (0.61%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.61%) Summit
7 1 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.31%) Magento
7 1 (0.31%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.31%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.31%) SAP ECC
7 1 (0.31%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.14%) Office 365
2 3 (0.92%) IaaS
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.14%) Internet
2 5 (1.53%) Intranet
2 5 (1.53%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.22%) HTTP
4 3 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.61%) FTP
5 2 (0.61%) LAN
5 2 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (30.89%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.75%) BusinessObjects XI
8 9 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.75%) MySQL
9 8 (2.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 7 (2.14%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (3.06%) ProC
2 7 (2.14%) JIRA
3 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 176 (53.82%) Finance
2 98 (29.97%) Banking
3 54 (16.51%) Front Office
4 33 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 16 (4.89%) Law
6 10 (3.06%) Advertising
6 10 (3.06%) Back Office
6 10 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.45%) Retail
8 6 (1.83%) Billing
8 6 (1.83%) Legal
9 5 (1.53%) Publishing
10 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.61%) Marketing
10 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.70%) FIX Protocol
1 35 (10.70%) HTML
2 33 (10.09%) XML
3 32 (9.79%) .NET
4 27 (8.26%) CSS
5 14 (4.28%) HTML5
6 13 (3.98%) CSS3
6 13 (3.98%) jQuery
7 12 (3.67%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.36%) ELK Stack
9 8 (2.45%) Spring
10 7 (2.14%) JMS
11 6 (1.83%) Ajax
11 6 (1.83%) Struts
12 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.53%) Middleware
12 5 (1.53%) Web Services
13 4 (1.22%) SOAP
14 3 (0.92%) LAMP
15 2 (0.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.98%) Fixed Income
2 37 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (9.48%) Equities
4 27 (8.26%) Derivative
4 27 (8.26%) SWIFT
5 22 (6.73%) Credit Risk
6 21 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (6.12%) Computer Science
8 19 (5.81%) Mathematics
9 12 (3.67%) Blackberry
9 12 (3.67%) Fintech
10 11 (3.36%) Clustering
10 11 (3.36%) Hedge funds
11 10 (3.06%) iPhone
12 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.92%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.92%) Eurex
15 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (27.52%) Windows
2 86 (26.30%) Unix
3 78 (23.85%) Linux
4 33 (10.09%) Windows Server
5 25 (7.65%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.06%) Android
6 10 (3.06%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (2.75%) Solaris
8 5 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.31%) CentOS
11 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (32.42%) ITIL
2 46 (14.07%) Investment Management
3 44 (13.46%) Wealth Management
4 41 (12.54%) Time Management
5 35 (10.70%) Asset Management
6 33 (10.09%) Data Analysis
6 33 (10.09%) Problem Management
7 32 (9.79%) Change Management
8 27 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (7.65%) CRM
10 20 (6.12%) Service Management
11 19 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (5.50%) Service Delivery
13 16 (4.89%) DevOps
14 15 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (4.28%) ETL
15 14 (4.28%) SDLC
16 13 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (3.98%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (59.02%) SQL
2 48 (14.68%) Java
3 41 (12.54%) Perl
4 28 (8.56%) JavaScript
4 28 (8.56%) Python
5 22 (6.73%) C#
6 17 (5.20%) C
6 17 (5.20%) PHP
7 15 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.98%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.67%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.67%) VBA
10 9 (2.75%) C++
11 8 (2.45%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.14%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.83%) Ruby
13 6 (1.83%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.92%) VB
14 3 (0.92%) XPath
15 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (18.04%) Degree
2 16 (4.89%) ISTQB
2 16 (4.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.06%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (2.75%) MCSA
6 4 (1.22%) MCP
7 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (12.84%) SLA
2 6 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.22%) QA
4 2 (0.61%) COBIT
5 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 15 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.06%) Terminal Server
2 10 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) Squid
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (4.59%) Control-M
2 13 (3.98%) Puppet
3 12 (3.67%) Nagios
4 8 (2.45%) SCCM
5 2 (0.61%) Casper Suite
5 2 (0.61%) WSUS
6 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.31%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.31%) OpenView
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 75 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.46%) Bloomberg
3 41 (12.54%) Oracle
4 34 (10.40%) Reuters
5 22 (6.73%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (6.42%) VMware
7 14 (4.28%) Remedy
8 13 (3.98%) Sybase
9 12 (3.67%) Citrix
10 11 (3.36%) Charles River
10 11 (3.36%) Splunk
11 10 (3.06%) Informatica
12 9 (2.75%) SAP
12 9 (2.75%) Vermilion
13 6 (1.83%) IBM
13 6 (1.83%) Linedata
13 6 (1.83%) OpenLink
13 6 (1.83%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.83%) Trayport
14 5 (1.53%) Murex
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + big bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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