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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 104 117 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 178 234 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.69% 2.30% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.42% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 169 193 374
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
6323 9652 12062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.70% 94.90% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5781 8244 10207
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 £34,454 £32,500 £32,500
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 28 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 28 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.

1 200 (61.73%) SQL
2 176 (54.32%) Finance
3 104 (32.10%) ITIL
4 94 (29.01%) SQL Server
5 93 (28.70%) Banking
6 89 (27.47%) Windows
7 88 (27.16%) Linux
8 82 (25.31%) Unix
9 75 (23.15%) Microsoft
10 50 (15.43%) Degree
11 48 (14.81%) Front Office
11 48 (14.81%) Java
12 44 (13.58%) Bloomberg
12 44 (13.58%) Fixed Income
13 43 (13.27%) FIX Protocol
14 41 (12.65%) Wealth Management
14 41 (12.65%) MS Office
15 39 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 38 (11.73%) XML
17 37 (11.42%) Perl
17 37 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (11.42%) Investment Management
17 37 (11.42%) Time Management
18 36 (11.11%) SLA
19 35 (10.80%) HTML
19 35 (10.80%) Oracle
20 34 (10.49%) .NET
21 33 (10.19%) Reuters
22 32 (9.88%) IIS
22 32 (9.88%) MS Excel

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 32 (9.88%) IIS
2 15 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.40%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.47%) MQSeries
5 7 (2.16%) Apache
5 7 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.54%) JBoss
8 4 (1.23%) CMS
9 3 (0.93%) Drupal
10 2 (0.62%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
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%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (12.65%) MS Office
2 32 (9.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (4.32%) Markit EDM
2 8 (2.47%) Eagle PACE
3 7 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.16%) thinkFolio
4 6 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (1.54%) Hi Portfolio
5 5 (1.54%) LatentZero
5 5 (1.54%) MetaTrader
6 4 (1.23%) Summit
7 3 (0.93%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.62%) Eikon
8 2 (0.62%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.62%) Magento
8 2 (0.62%) SunGard GMI
9 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.31%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.31%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.31%) SAP ECC
9 1 (0.31%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.16%) Office 365
2 3 (0.93%) IaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.16%) Internet
2 5 (1.54%) Intranet
3 4 (1.23%) LAN
4 3 (0.93%) HTTP
4 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.93%) VoIP
4 3 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.62%) FTP
5 2 (0.62%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (8.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.09%) MySQL
8 9 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.16%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.62%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (2.47%) JIRA
2 7 (2.16%) ProC
3 5 (1.54%) Subversion
3 5 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 176 (54.32%) Finance
2 93 (28.70%) Banking
3 48 (14.81%) Front Office
4 27 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 21 (6.48%) Law
6 13 (4.01%) Back Office
7 12 (3.70%) Advertising
8 10 (3.09%) Legal
9 8 (2.47%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.54%) Retail
11 4 (1.23%) Billing
11 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.93%) Marketing
13 2 (0.62%) French Language
13 2 (0.62%) Publishing
13 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.31%) German Language
14 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.27%) FIX Protocol
2 38 (11.73%) XML
3 35 (10.80%) HTML
4 34 (10.49%) .NET
5 23 (7.10%) CSS
6 13 (4.01%) ASP.NET
7 12 (3.70%) HTML5
8 11 (3.40%) CSS3
8 11 (3.40%) ELK Stack
8 11 (3.40%) jQuery
9 9 (2.78%) Web Services
10 7 (2.16%) Ajax
11 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.54%) SOAP
12 4 (1.23%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.23%) LAMP
12 4 (1.23%) Spring
13 3 (0.93%) JMS
13 3 (0.93%) Middleware
13 3 (0.93%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.58%) Fixed Income
2 37 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (9.26%) Derivative
3 30 (9.26%) Equities
4 28 (8.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (8.33%) SWIFT
6 21 (6.48%) Credit Risk
7 19 (5.86%) Computer Science
8 18 (5.56%) Mathematics
9 13 (4.01%) Fintech
10 12 (3.70%) Blackberry
11 10 (3.09%) iPhone
12 8 (2.47%) Clustering
12 8 (2.47%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.16%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (1.23%) Eurex
16 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
17 2 (0.62%) PKI
17 2 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (27.47%) Windows
2 88 (27.16%) Linux
3 82 (25.31%) Unix
4 28 (8.64%) Windows Server
5 25 (7.72%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.47%) Solaris
7 7 (2.16%) Android
7 7 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.23%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.62%) SUSE
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) CentOS
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (32.10%) ITIL
2 41 (12.65%) Wealth Management
3 37 (11.42%) Investment Management
3 37 (11.42%) Time Management
4 30 (9.26%) Change Management
5 29 (8.95%) Data Analysis
6 28 (8.64%) Asset Management
7 26 (8.02%) Problem Management
8 25 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (6.79%) Service Management
10 21 (6.48%) CRM
11 20 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (5.25%) Service Delivery
13 16 (4.94%) DevOps
14 14 (4.32%) ETL
15 13 (4.01%) Data Management
16 12 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (3.70%) Incident Management
17 11 (3.40%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 200 (61.73%) SQL
2 48 (14.81%) Java
3 37 (11.42%) Perl
4 26 (8.02%) Python
5 25 (7.72%) C#
6 24 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 16 (4.94%) C
8 15 (4.63%) PHP
9 14 (4.32%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.32%) VBA
10 13 (4.01%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.78%) C++
11 9 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.47%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.47%) Ruby
13 6 (1.85%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.85%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.23%) VB
15 3 (0.93%) XPath
16 1 (0.31%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 50 (15.43%) Degree
2 15 (4.63%) ISTQB
2 15 (4.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (2.16%) MCSA
5 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.93%) MCP
6 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCSE
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (1.85%) QA
3 5 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.23%) SEPA
5 2 (0.62%) COBIT
6 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.31%) FATCA
6 1 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.16%) Terminal Server
2 7 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.62%) Squid
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (4.32%) Control-M
2 12 (3.70%) Puppet
3 11 (3.40%) Nagios
4 7 (2.16%) SCCM
5 3 (0.93%) OpenView
6 2 (0.62%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.62%) WSUS
7 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 75 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.58%) Bloomberg
3 35 (10.80%) Oracle
4 33 (10.19%) Reuters
5 22 (6.79%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (5.56%) VMware
7 11 (3.40%) Citrix
7 11 (3.40%) Remedy
7 11 (3.40%) Splunk
8 7 (2.16%) Informatica
8 7 (2.16%) Murex
8 7 (2.16%) SAP
8 7 (2.16%) Sybase
8 7 (2.16%) Vermilion
9 6 (1.85%) Charles River
9 6 (1.85%) OpenLink
9 6 (1.85%) Trayport
10 5 (1.54%) IBM
10 5 (1.54%) Linedata
10 5 (1.54%) Red Hat
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