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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 81 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 365 332 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.94% 2.77% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 2.98% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 348 295 396
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.15%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 25 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 25 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.

1 502 (67.02%) SQL
2 333 (44.46%) Finance
3 246 (32.84%) SQL Server
4 236 (31.51%) Windows
5 235 (31.38%) UNIX
6 221 (29.51%) Oracle
7 190 (25.37%) Banking
8 187 (24.97%) Java
9 168 (22.43%) Linux
9 168 (22.43%) Front Office
10 137 (18.29%) ITIL
11 117 (15.62%) Microsoft
12 104 (13.89%) .NET
13 94 (12.55%) Degree
14 88 (11.75%) MS Excel
15 75 (10.01%) C#
16 73 (9.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 71 (9.48%) Derivative
18 70 (9.35%) Perl
19 69 (9.21%) T-SQL
19 69 (9.21%) Tomcat
20 67 (8.95%) HTML
21 66 (8.81%) XML
22 65 (8.68%) Oracle Database
23 63 (8.41%) Apache
23 63 (8.41%) Equities
23 63 (8.41%) Investment Management
24 62 (8.28%) Investment Banking
25 52 (6.94%) Active Directory
26 51 (6.81%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 69 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 63 (8.41%) Apache
3 47 (6.28%) IIS
4 39 (5.21%) WebSphere
5 29 (3.87%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (2.27%) WebSphere Process Server
8 16 (2.14%) Jetty
9 13 (1.74%) Node.js
10 11 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.80%) CMS
11 6 (0.80%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.53%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.40%) Drupal
13 3 (0.40%) Confluence
13 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.27%) GemFire
15 1 (0.13%) Adobe CQ
15 1 (0.13%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 88 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.14%) MS Office
3 7 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.67%) Markit EDM
2 16 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (1.74%) LatentZero
4 9 (1.20%) Maximo
5 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.93%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.53%) IntelliMatch
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.40%) LongView
7 3 (0.40%) Endur
7 3 (0.40%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.27%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.27%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 2 (0.27%) RiskWrite
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.27%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.20%) LDAP
2 23 (3.07%) FTP
3 22 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 22 (2.94%) Firewall
4 20 (2.67%) HTTP
5 17 (2.27%) Internet
6 10 (1.34%) Intranet
7 9 (1.20%) DMZ
7 9 (1.20%) VPN
8 8 (1.07%) SMS
9 3 (0.40%) Broadband
9 3 (0.40%) LAN
9 3 (0.40%) SAN
10 2 (0.27%) DHCP
10 2 (0.27%) Extranet
10 2 (0.27%) DNS
10 2 (0.27%) NAS
11 1 (0.13%) Multicast
11 1 (0.13%) SSL
11 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 73 (9.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (8.68%) Oracle Database
4 45 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 42 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (3.87%) MySQL
8 24 (3.20%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (2.14%) MS Access
12 14 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.20%) KDB
15 8 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (0.67%) InterSystems Cache
18 4 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.74%) Eclipse
3 10 (1.34%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.20%) Subversion
4 9 (1.20%) JIRA
4 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.53%) CruiseControl
5 4 (0.53%) Hudson
5 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.40%) Maven
6 3 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.40%) Ant
6 3 (0.40%) JUnit
7 2 (0.27%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 333 (44.46%) Finance
2 190 (25.37%) Banking
3 168 (22.43%) Front Office
4 62 (8.28%) Investment Banking
5 42 (5.61%) Back Office
6 22 (2.94%) Advertising
7 17 (2.27%) Law
8 16 (2.14%) Billing
9 11 (1.47%) Legal
10 10 (1.34%) French Language
11 9 (1.20%) Spanish Language
11 9 (1.20%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.20%) Marketing
11 9 (1.20%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.93%) International Banking
13 6 (0.80%) Publishing
13 6 (0.80%) Retail
14 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.89%) .NET
2 67 (8.95%) HTML
3 66 (8.81%) XML
4 35 (4.67%) ASP.NET
5 30 (4.01%) Middleware
6 26 (3.47%) FIX Protocol
7 25 (3.34%) J2EE
8 20 (2.67%) HTML5
9 19 (2.54%) Web Services
10 17 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (2.27%) WPF
11 16 (2.14%) ActiveMQ
12 15 (2.00%) LAMP
12 15 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (1.60%) CSS
14 10 (1.34%) JMS
15 9 (1.20%) .NET Framework
16 7 (0.93%) XML Messaging
16 7 (0.93%) Ajax
16 7 (0.93%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.48%) Derivative
2 63 (8.41%) Equities
3 49 (6.54%) Fixed Income
4 47 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 39 (5.21%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.34%) Hedge funds
7 24 (3.20%) SWIFT
8 15 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 15 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
9 13 (1.74%) Statistics
10 11 (1.47%) STB
10 11 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.34%) Credit Risk
12 9 (1.20%) CMDB
12 9 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.20%) Grid Computing
13 7 (0.93%) Contract for Difference
13 7 (0.93%) Market Risk
14 6 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
15 5 (0.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 236 (31.51%) Windows
2 235 (31.38%) UNIX
3 168 (22.43%) Linux
4 43 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (5.61%) Solaris
6 23 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 21 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.27%) AIX
10 16 (2.14%) HPUX
11 14 (1.87%) Fedora
12 12 (1.60%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (18.29%) ITIL
2 63 (8.41%) Investment Management
3 51 (6.81%) Asset Management
4 44 (5.87%) Service Management
5 38 (5.07%) Business Analysis
5 38 (5.07%) Electronic Trading
6 33 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 32 (4.27%) Project Management
8 29 (3.87%) CRM
8 29 (3.87%) Change Control
9 28 (3.74%) Incident Management
10 27 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 25 (3.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (3.34%) Problem Management
13 21 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (2.67%) DevOps
15 16 (2.14%) Fund Management
15 16 (2.14%) Change Management
16 15 (2.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 502 (67.02%) SQL
2 187 (24.97%) Java
3 75 (10.01%) C#
4 70 (9.35%) Perl
5 69 (9.21%) T-SQL
6 51 (6.81%) VBA
7 49 (6.54%) JavaScript
8 37 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 35 (4.67%) VB
10 31 (4.14%) Python
11 29 (3.87%) C++
12 26 (3.47%) PL/SQL
12 26 (3.47%) PowerShell
13 20 (2.67%) C
14 13 (1.74%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.20%) VBScript
16 7 (0.93%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.80%) VC++
18 4 (0.53%) PHP
19 3 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 94 (12.55%) Degree
2 14 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.53%) MCSE
6 3 (0.40%) MCDBA
6 3 (0.40%) MCTS
7 1 (0.13%) GNVQ
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB
7 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.61%) SLA
2 10 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.34%) QA
3 8 (1.07%) COBIT
4 6 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.27%) EMIR
6 2 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 52 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (0.53%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.40%) XenApp
6 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (3.20%) Tivoli
2 20 (2.67%) Control-M
3 18 (2.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 7 (0.93%) SCCM
5 6 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (0.67%) Nagios
7 4 (0.53%) Puppet
8 3 (0.40%) SCOM
8 3 (0.40%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) Foglight
9 1 (0.13%) OVSD
9 1 (0.13%) WSUS
9 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 221 (29.51%) Oracle
2 117 (15.62%) Microsoft
3 43 (5.74%) Red Hat
4 36 (4.81%) Sybase
5 34 (4.54%) Citrix
6 31 (4.14%) thinkFolio
7 27 (3.60%) Charles River
8 23 (3.07%) JBoss
9 19 (2.54%) Sun
10 18 (2.40%) ION Trading
11 17 (2.27%) Fidessa
11 17 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (2.14%) IBM
12 16 (2.14%) Tableau
13 15 (2.00%) VMware
14 13 (1.74%) F5
15 12 (1.60%) Hyperion
15 12 (1.60%) HP
16 11 (1.47%) Bloomberg
17 10 (1.34%) SAP
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