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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support
London / City of London
Rank 107 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 124 153 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.47% 2.23% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.33% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 121 124 199
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +11.66%

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
4844 6564 9926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.85% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 5852 8528
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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.

1 148 (61.67%) SQL
2 142 (59.17%) Finance
3 69 (28.75%) Linux
4 68 (28.33%) SQL Server
5 67 (27.92%) Unix
6 65 (27.08%) ITIL
7 55 (22.92%) Windows
8 50 (20.83%) Oracle
9 45 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 40 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 38 (15.83%) Banking
12 36 (15.00%) Degree
13 32 (13.33%) Web Services
13 32 (13.33%) MS Excel
14 30 (12.50%) Perl
15 29 (12.08%) .NET
15 29 (12.08%) XML
16 27 (11.25%) Java
17 26 (10.83%) Front Office
17 26 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 25 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (10.00%) Windows Server
19 24 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 24 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
19 24 (10.00%) QA
19 24 (10.00%) CRM
20 23 (9.58%) Python
20 23 (9.58%) SDLC
20 23 (9.58%) Bash Shell
21 21 (8.75%) IIS

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 21 (8.75%) IIS
2 17 (7.08%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.58%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.92%) Apache
6 6 (2.50%) JBoss
7 5 (2.08%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.25%) CMS
8 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.25%) WordPress
9 2 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.42%) Confluence
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.42%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 32 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.25%) MS Office
3 4 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.08%) Salerio
4 4 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.67%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.67%) Sage X3
5 3 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (1.25%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 2 (0.83%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.83%) CSG Singleview
6 2 (0.83%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 1 (0.42%) Concordance
7 1 (0.42%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.42%) EQXanite
7 1 (0.42%) Eze OMS
7 1 (0.42%) Primavera
7 1 (0.42%) Relativity
7 1 (0.42%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.75%) Office 365
2 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.08%) SaaS
4 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.08%) Internet
2 4 (1.67%) Intranet
3 3 (1.25%) FTP
3 3 (1.25%) SSL
3 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.83%) 3G
4 2 (0.83%) 4G
4 2 (0.83%) Firewall
4 2 (0.83%) Network Security
4 2 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (5.83%) Oracle Database
6 13 (5.42%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.58%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.92%) MySQL
10 6 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.08%) Big Data
11 5 (2.08%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.67%) DB2
12 4 (1.67%) DTS
12 4 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.83%) BODI
Development Applications
1 9 (3.75%) JIRA
2 6 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.08%) Subversion
4 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.83%) JMeter
4 2 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 142 (59.17%) Finance
2 38 (15.83%) Banking
3 26 (10.83%) Front Office
4 17 (7.08%) Back Office
5 14 (5.83%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.17%) Retail
7 6 (2.50%) Advertising
7 6 (2.50%) Law
8 5 (2.08%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.67%) French Language
10 3 (1.25%) Marketing
10 3 (1.25%) Publishing
11 2 (0.83%) Billing
11 2 (0.83%) Legal
12 1 (0.42%) German Language
12 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.33%) Web Services
2 29 (12.08%) .NET
2 29 (12.08%) XML
3 24 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
4 16 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (6.25%) HTML
6 7 (2.92%) CSS
7 5 (2.08%) J2EE
8 4 (1.67%) EDI
8 4 (1.67%) HTML5
8 4 (1.67%) Middleware
9 3 (1.25%) FpML
9 3 (1.25%) JMS
9 3 (1.25%) MSMQ
9 3 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.25%) SOAP
9 3 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.83%) XSD
10 2 (0.83%) XSL
10 2 (0.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.83%) Fixed Income
4 13 (5.42%) Equities
4 13 (5.42%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.00%) SWIFT
6 11 (4.58%) Derivative
6 11 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (3.75%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.50%) Fintech
9 5 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.25%) Clustering
11 3 (1.25%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.25%) DTCC
11 3 (1.25%) Wiki
12 2 (0.83%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.42%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.75%) Linux
2 67 (27.92%) Unix
3 55 (22.92%) Windows
4 24 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.83%) CentOS
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.08%) ITIL
2 24 (10.00%) CRM
3 23 (9.58%) SDLC
4 20 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (7.08%) DevOps
7 16 (6.67%) Investment Management
8 15 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (6.25%) Project Management
8 15 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (5.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (5.42%) Wealth Management
10 11 (4.58%) Functional Programming
10 11 (4.58%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.75%) Electronic Trading
12 8 (3.33%) Analytics
12 8 (3.33%) Business Analysis
12 8 (3.33%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (61.67%) SQL
2 40 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (12.50%) Perl
4 27 (11.25%) Java
5 23 (9.58%) Bash Shell
5 23 (9.58%) Python
6 16 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 15 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 15 (6.25%) VBScript
8 13 (5.42%) VB
9 12 (5.00%) C#
10 10 (4.17%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.25%) PHP
13 2 (0.83%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.83%) Ruby
13 2 (0.83%) Tcl
13 2 (0.83%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.83%) XPath
14 1 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (15.00%) Degree
2 6 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.83%) MCSA
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.83%) PMP
4 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) CFA
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.00%) QA
2 13 (5.42%) SLA
3 5 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.42%) EMIR
5 1 (0.42%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (3.33%) Control-M
1 8 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (2.08%) Nagios
3 3 (1.25%) Ansible
3 3 (1.25%) Puppet
3 3 (1.25%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (20.83%) Oracle
2 45 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.25%) Siebel
4 9 (3.75%) ServiceNow
4 9 (3.75%) TIBCO
5 7 (2.92%) Cognos
6 6 (2.50%) Citrix
6 6 (2.50%) Fiserv
6 6 (2.50%) Solace
7 5 (2.08%) Bloomberg
7 5 (2.08%) Charles River
7 5 (2.08%) Snow
7 5 (2.08%) Sun
7 5 (2.08%) Sybase
8 4 (1.67%) Calypso
8 4 (1.67%) IBM
8 4 (1.67%) OpenText
8 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.67%) Sage
8 4 (1.67%) SunGard
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