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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 101 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 172 274 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.75% 2.61% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 2.74% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 163 231 360
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
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
6014 9983 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.04% 95.14% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5479 8558 9850
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 £77,500 £77,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 232 (65.17%) SQL
2 205 (57.58%) Finance
3 127 (35.67%) ITIL
4 106 (29.78%) Banking
5 103 (28.93%) Windows
6 100 (28.09%) SQL Server
7 96 (26.97%) Linux
8 95 (26.69%) Unix
9 85 (23.88%) Microsoft
10 51 (14.33%) Front Office
11 49 (13.76%) Java
11 49 (13.76%) FIX Protocol
12 47 (13.20%) Oracle
13 46 (12.92%) Fixed Income
14 44 (12.36%) XML
15 43 (12.08%) MS Excel
16 41 (11.52%) .NET
16 41 (11.52%) Wealth Management
17 38 (10.67%) Degree
17 38 (10.67%) IIS
18 37 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (10.11%) MS Office
19 36 (10.11%) Perl
19 36 (10.11%) Web Services
20 35 (9.83%) SQL Server 2008
20 35 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (9.55%) Derivative
22 33 (9.27%) C#
22 33 (9.27%) Bloomberg
23 32 (8.99%) HTML

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 38 (10.67%) IIS
2 29 (8.15%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.34%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.49%) Apache
5 13 (3.65%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (3.09%) MQSeries
8 10 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.53%) CMS
10 7 (1.97%) JBoss
11 6 (1.69%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.40%) Confluence
13 3 (0.84%) Drupal
13 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.56%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
15 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (7.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (4.78%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.69%) MetaTrader
3 6 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (1.40%) Summit
5 3 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.84%) ION MarketView
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%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.28%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.28%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.25%) Office 365
3 4 (1.12%) IaaS
3 4 (1.12%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.53%) DNS
2 7 (1.97%) Internet
3 6 (1.69%) HTTP
4 4 (1.12%) Firewall
4 4 (1.12%) LAN
4 4 (1.12%) SMTP
4 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.12%) VoIP
5 3 (0.84%) FTP
5 3 (0.84%) WAN
6 2 (0.56%) Intranet
6 2 (0.56%) LDAP
6 2 (0.56%) WebEx
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (6.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (3.65%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (3.37%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.53%) MySQL
9 9 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.97%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.84%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (3.65%) JIRA
2 8 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.97%) Subversion
4 6 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.12%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 205 (57.58%) Finance
2 106 (29.78%) Banking
3 51 (14.33%) Front Office
4 28 (7.87%) Investment Banking
5 21 (5.90%) Law
6 20 (5.62%) Back Office
7 17 (4.78%) Advertising
8 11 (3.09%) Legal
9 8 (2.25%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.69%) French Language
11 5 (1.40%) Marketing
11 5 (1.40%) Retail
11 5 (1.40%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.84%) German Language
14 2 (0.56%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.56%) Publishing
15 1 (0.28%) International Banking
15 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (13.76%) FIX Protocol
2 44 (12.36%) XML
3 41 (11.52%) .NET
4 36 (10.11%) Web Services
5 32 (8.99%) HTML
6 18 (5.06%) ASP.NET
6 18 (5.06%) CSS
7 10 (2.81%) SOAP
8 9 (2.53%) Ajax
8 9 (2.53%) jQuery
9 6 (1.69%) ELK Stack
10 5 (1.40%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.40%) HTML5
10 5 (1.40%) LAMP
10 5 (1.40%) XSL
11 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (1.12%) CSS3
11 4 (1.12%) Spring
12 3 (0.84%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.92%) Fixed Income
2 35 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (9.55%) Derivative
4 29 (8.15%) Equities
5 27 (7.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (7.02%) SWIFT
7 19 (5.34%) Fintech
8 18 (5.06%) Credit Risk
9 17 (4.78%) Computer Science
10 14 (3.93%) Management Information System
11 12 (3.37%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.97%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.40%) Clustering
14 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
14 4 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
14 4 (1.12%) Eurex
14 4 (1.12%) iPhone
15 3 (0.84%) Data Centre
15 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 103 (28.93%) Windows
2 96 (26.97%) Linux
3 95 (26.69%) Unix
4 30 (8.43%) Windows Server
5 22 (6.18%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.97%) Solaris
7 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.84%) SUSE
10 2 (0.56%) CentOS
10 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (35.67%) ITIL
2 41 (11.52%) Wealth Management
3 37 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (8.43%) Asset Management
5 29 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (7.87%) CRM
7 26 (7.30%) Time Management
8 25 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.02%) Change Management
9 23 (6.46%) Service Management
10 22 (6.18%) Investment Management
10 22 (6.18%) Project Management
11 21 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (5.62%) Data Analysis
12 20 (5.62%) DevOps
13 19 (5.34%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (4.78%) Problem Management
15 16 (4.49%) ETL
15 16 (4.49%) Incident Management
16 15 (4.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 232 (65.17%) SQL
2 49 (13.76%) Java
3 36 (10.11%) Perl
4 33 (9.27%) C#
5 27 (7.58%) PowerShell
6 25 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 22 (6.18%) Python
8 21 (5.90%) VBA
9 15 (4.21%) Shell Script
9 15 (4.21%) VB
10 14 (3.93%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.37%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.81%) C
13 10 (2.81%) C++
14 8 (2.25%) VBScript
15 7 (1.97%) PHP
16 6 (1.69%) Ruby
17 3 (0.84%) XPath
18 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (10.67%) Degree
2 7 (1.97%) ISTQB
2 7 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.84%) MCSE
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.56%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.56%) RHCE
6 1 (0.28%) CFA
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.02%) SLA
2 14 (3.93%) QA
3 7 (1.97%) SEPA
4 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.28%) FATCA
5 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Squid
3 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (6.74%) Control-M
2 8 (2.25%) Puppet
3 7 (1.97%) Nagios
4 4 (1.12%) OpenView
4 4 (1.12%) SCCM
5 2 (0.56%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.56%) WSUS
6 1 (0.28%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 85 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.20%) Oracle
3 33 (9.27%) Bloomberg
4 25 (7.02%) Reuters
5 24 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (5.34%) Remedy
7 14 (3.93%) Informatica
8 10 (2.81%) Sybase
9 9 (2.53%) IBM
9 9 (2.53%) SAP
9 9 (2.53%) Sun
9 9 (2.53%) VMware
10 8 (2.25%) Citrix
10 8 (2.25%) Murex
11 7 (1.97%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.97%) Siebel
11 7 (1.97%) SimCorp
12 6 (1.69%) Cisco
12 6 (1.69%) Splunk
12 6 (1.69%) Trayport
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