The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 585 584 607
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 23 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.073% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.077% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.58%
Applications Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38776 40118 42976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.84% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32989 32860 37014
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Applications Support Specialist Salary Trend in London

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Applications Support Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Applications Support Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 6 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Romford -4 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) Banking
3 19 (39.58%) Windows
4 18 (37.50%) UNIX
4 18 (37.50%) Oracle
5 17 (35.42%) Finance
6 16 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.92%) .NET
7 11 (22.92%) Middleware
8 10 (20.83%) Degree
8 10 (20.83%) Java
8 10 (20.83%) SLA
9 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 9 (18.75%) WebSphere
9 9 (18.75%) SWIFT
10 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.58%) Front Office
11 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (14.58%) C#
11 7 (14.58%) ITIL
11 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
12 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.50%) MS Office
12 6 (12.50%) Python
12 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.42%) Confluence
4 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) Stata
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.08%) SAP HCM
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.08%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
1 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.08%) MS Access
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (52.08%) Banking
2 17 (35.42%) Finance
3 7 (14.58%) Front Office
4 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Law
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
6 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
1 11 (22.92%) Middleware
2 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.17%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) Java EE
5 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.08%) WinForms
5 1 (2.08%) Spring
5 1 (2.08%) JSF
5 1 (2.08%) XSL
5 1 (2.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.08%) XHTML
5 1 (2.08%) JSP
5 1 (2.08%) Struts
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) SWIFT
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Equities
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) UNIX
3 16 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.17%) Business Development
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Release Management
5 2 (4.17%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.08%) E-Discovery
6 1 (2.08%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.58%) C#
5 6 (12.50%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.33%) VBA
6 4 (8.33%) Korn
7 3 (6.25%) C
7 3 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) VB
8 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
9 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.17%) Postgraduate
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) RHCE
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) KVM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.42%) Apple
4 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
4 3 (6.25%) Sybase
4 3 (6.25%) Charles River
5 2 (4.17%) Calypso
5 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 2 (4.17%) Sophis
5 2 (4.17%) Remedy
5 2 (4.17%) ANSYS
5 2 (4.17%) FactSet
6 1 (2.08%) thinkFolio
6 1 (2.08%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.08%) Murex
6 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.08%) SimCorp
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits
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