The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank 620 602 639
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +37
Permanent jobs citing APACS 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.018% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.045% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £85,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+161.53% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £29,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £35,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £60,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +80.45%
APACS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17006 17839 20304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.24% 39.88% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13891 14525 17456
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing APACS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in London

APACS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing APACS across the London region.

APACS Salary Trend in London

APACS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing APACS across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

APACS Salary Histogram in London

APACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing APACS also 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 that cited APACS.

1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) COBIT
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Finacle
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (22.22%) Temenos T24
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Misys Equation
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) IAS 39
3 2 (22.22%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Chordiant
3 2 (22.22%) Misys
3 2 (22.22%) Temenos
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Websense
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (22.22%) Basel II
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) VMware

APACS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing APACS also 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 that cited APACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (22.22%) Misys Equation
1 2 (22.22%) Temenos T24
1 2 (22.22%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) MODAF
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) COBIT
2 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (22.22%) Basel II
2 2 (22.22%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Chordiant
1 2 (22.22%) Misys
1 2 (22.22%) Temenos
1 2 (22.22%) EMC
1 2 (22.22%) Websense
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: to £100k Base plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 24 days ago