The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 126 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 224 375 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.08% 3.24% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.48% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 206 343 308
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 380 (65.63%) SQL
2 285 (49.22%) Finance
3 187 (32.30%) UNIX
4 176 (30.40%) Windows
5 163 (28.15%) SQL Server
6 158 (27.29%) Linux
7 152 (26.25%) Banking
8 136 (23.49%) Front Office
9 132 (22.80%) Oracle
10 113 (19.52%) Java
11 104 (17.96%) ITIL
12 103 (17.79%) Microsoft
13 78 (13.47%) .NET
14 69 (11.92%) Degree
15 67 (11.57%) Derivative
16 66 (11.40%) Investment Banking
17 64 (11.05%) C#
18 62 (10.71%) MS Excel
19 55 (9.50%) FIX Protocol
20 52 (8.98%) Asset Management
21 49 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
22 48 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
23 47 (8.12%) VBA
23 47 (8.12%) Equities
23 47 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
24 45 (7.77%) Tomcat
25 43 (7.43%) Fixed Income
26 42 (7.25%) Perl
27 41 (7.08%) VB
28 39 (6.74%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (7.77%) Tomcat
2 35 (6.04%) IIS
3 33 (5.70%) Apache
4 23 (3.97%) WebSphere
5 19 (3.28%) SharePoint
6 17 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.73%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.73%) Jetty
8 7 (1.21%) WebSphere Process Server
9 5 (0.86%) WorkSite
9 5 (0.86%) CMS
9 5 (0.86%) JBoss
10 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.69%) Node.js
10 4 (0.69%) Confluence
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.52%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.52%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 62 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.01%) MS Office
3 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.07%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 12 (2.07%) Markit EDM
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.04%) ION MarketView
4 6 (1.04%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 6 (1.04%) Advent Moxy
5 4 (0.69%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.69%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.52%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.52%) Kondor+
6 3 (0.52%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.35%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.35%) Loan IQ
7 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.35%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.55%) SaaS
2 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.80%) Internet
2 10 (1.73%) LDAP
2 10 (1.73%) Intranet
3 9 (1.55%) HTTP
3 9 (1.55%) Firewall
4 5 (0.86%) DNS
5 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.69%) Extranet
5 4 (0.69%) FTP
6 3 (0.52%) Broadband
7 2 (0.35%) LAN
7 2 (0.35%) VoIP
7 2 (0.35%) WAN
7 2 (0.35%) SAN
7 2 (0.35%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.35%) SSH
7 2 (0.35%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.35%) RTP
8 1 (0.17%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (6.74%) Oracle Database
4 33 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 18 (3.11%) MySQL
8 16 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (2.25%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.04%) MS Access
13 4 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.52%) Data Mart
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.35%) KDB
15 2 (0.35%) Hyperion Smart View
16 1 (0.17%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 15 (2.59%) JIRA
2 10 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.38%) Subversion
4 6 (1.04%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.69%) Hudson
6 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.35%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.35%) Maven
7 2 (0.35%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 285 (49.22%) Finance
2 152 (26.25%) Banking
3 136 (23.49%) Front Office
4 66 (11.40%) Investment Banking
5 36 (6.22%) Law
6 28 (4.84%) Back Office
7 22 (3.80%) Legal
8 17 (2.94%) Billing
9 15 (2.59%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.59%) Advertising
10 5 (0.86%) Marketing
11 4 (0.69%) Publishing
11 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.52%) Retail
12 3 (0.52%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.52%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.35%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (13.47%) .NET
2 55 (9.50%) FIX Protocol
3 39 (6.74%) ASP.NET
4 37 (6.39%) XML
4 37 (6.39%) HTML
5 34 (5.87%) Middleware
6 12 (2.07%) CSS
7 10 (1.73%) J2EE
8 9 (1.55%) Web Services
9 7 (1.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (1.21%) SOAP
9 7 (1.21%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (1.04%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.86%) Spring
11 5 (0.86%) jQuery
11 5 (0.86%) HTML5
11 5 (0.86%) REST
12 4 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.69%) Ajax
12 4 (0.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.57%) Derivative
2 49 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (8.12%) Equities
4 43 (7.43%) Fixed Income
5 26 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.63%) Equity Derivative
7 16 (2.76%) SWIFT
8 15 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.42%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.25%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.90%) Grid Computing
11 11 (1.90%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.73%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.55%) CMDB
13 9 (1.55%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
15 5 (0.86%) Market Risk
15 5 (0.86%) iPad
16 4 (0.69%) Credit Risk
17 3 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 187 (32.30%) UNIX
2 176 (30.40%) Windows
3 158 (27.29%) Linux
4 48 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.73%) Solaris
9 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.52%) Fedora
11 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.52%) AIX
11 3 (0.52%) HPUX
12 2 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (17.96%) ITIL
2 52 (8.98%) Asset Management
3 33 (5.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 31 (5.35%) Investment Management
5 30 (5.18%) CRM
6 27 (4.66%) Project Management
7 24 (4.15%) Electronic Trading
8 23 (3.97%) Time Management
9 22 (3.80%) Service Management
10 20 (3.45%) Risk Management
11 19 (3.28%) Change Management
11 19 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (3.28%) Incident Management
11 19 (3.28%) Fund Management
11 19 (3.28%) Change Control
12 18 (3.11%) Problem Management
13 16 (2.76%) Document Management
13 16 (2.76%) Workflow
13 16 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (2.59%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 380 (65.63%) SQL
2 113 (19.52%) Java
3 64 (11.05%) C#
4 47 (8.12%) VBA
5 42 (7.25%) Perl
6 41 (7.08%) VB
7 37 (6.39%) JavaScript
7 37 (6.39%) Shell Script
8 30 (5.18%) Python
9 25 (4.32%) C++
10 21 (3.63%) C
11 19 (3.28%) T-SQL
12 16 (2.76%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.25%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.38%) VC++
15 6 (1.04%) VBScript
16 5 (0.86%) VB6
17 4 (0.69%) Ruby
17 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 69 (11.92%) Degree
2 12 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (1.38%) MCSE
3 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.04%) MCDBA
4 6 (1.04%) MCTS
5 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.45%) SLA
2 9 (1.55%) QA
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.04%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.52%) Squid
5 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (2.94%) Control-M
2 8 (1.38%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (1.04%) OpenView
3 6 (1.04%) Puppet
4 3 (0.52%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.52%) OVSD
4 3 (0.52%) Nagios
5 2 (0.35%) Foglight
5 2 (0.35%) SCCM
5 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 132 (22.80%) Oracle
2 103 (17.79%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.49%) Red Hat
4 25 (4.32%) thinkFolio
5 17 (2.94%) Charles River
5 17 (2.94%) Fidessa
6 15 (2.59%) Bloomberg
6 15 (2.59%) Calypso
7 14 (2.42%) Sybase
8 12 (2.07%) Murex
8 12 (2.07%) Citrix
8 12 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.38%) Remedy
9 8 (1.38%) VMware
9 8 (1.38%) HP
9 8 (1.38%) Sun
9 8 (1.38%) Wall Street Systems
10 7 (1.21%) ION Trading
10 7 (1.21%) SAP
11 6 (1.04%) Advent
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