The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 598 564 619
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 31 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.075% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.080% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 22
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-17.72% +29.50%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44463 41317 49029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37382 34631 42706
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 £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support Specialist
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 9 £47,500 +33.80% 4
Romford - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 40 (61.54%) SQL
2 28 (43.08%) Windows
3 24 (36.92%) Banking
4 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
5 21 (32.31%) Linux
6 19 (29.23%) Oracle
6 19 (29.23%) Finance
7 16 (24.62%) UNIX
8 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
9 13 (20.00%) Legal
9 13 (20.00%) Java
10 12 (18.46%) Middleware
11 11 (16.92%) Investment Banking
12 10 (15.38%) Windows 7
13 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database
13 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
13 9 (13.85%) Degree
13 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
13 9 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (13.85%) Solaris
13 9 (13.85%) Web Services
14 8 (12.31%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (12.31%) JBoss
14 8 (12.31%) C#
14 8 (12.31%) Sybase
14 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
14 8 (12.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.31%) WebSphere Process Server

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (12.31%) WebSphere Process Server
4 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.08%) Apache
7 1 (1.54%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.54%) GemFire
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
1 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) SMS
2 1 (1.54%) IMAP4
2 1 (1.54%) POP3
2 1 (1.54%) SMTP
2 1 (1.54%) IPv6
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.31%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.15%) MySQL
7 2 (3.08%) DB2
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.54%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.54%) ProClarity
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.54%) DTS
8 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 24 (36.92%) Banking
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 13 (20.00%) Legal
4 11 (16.92%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.69%) German Language
6 2 (3.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.54%) Back Office
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Middleware
2 9 (13.85%) Web Services
3 7 (10.77%) WPF
3 7 (10.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (10.77%) J2EE
4 6 (9.23%) JSP
5 5 (7.69%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) COM
5 5 (7.69%) HTML
6 4 (6.15%) SOAP
7 3 (4.62%) REST
7 3 (4.62%) JMS
8 2 (3.08%) .NET
8 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.08%) XHTML
8 2 (3.08%) Spring
8 2 (3.08%) JSF
9 1 (1.54%) Murex MxML
9 1 (1.54%) XML Messaging
9 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
1 8 (12.31%) SWIFT
2 7 (10.77%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.15%) Market Risk
3 4 (6.15%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.62%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.08%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) DataPower
6 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Linux
3 16 (24.62%) UNIX
4 10 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.85%) Solaris
6 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.31%) Windows 8
6 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.69%) Migration
1 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
1 5 (7.69%) Use Case
2 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
2 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
3 3 (4.62%) Release Management
3 3 (4.62%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (4.62%) ITIL
4 2 (3.08%) SOA
4 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.08%) Service Management
4 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.08%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.54%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.54%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) C#
4 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.77%) Perl
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.23%) VBA
6 4 (6.15%) Python
7 3 (4.62%) Ruby
7 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.54%) C-shell
8 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.54%) Korn
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
1 8 (12.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.31%) JBoss
3 8 (12.31%) Sybase
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.77%) Sophis
5 1 (1.54%) Trayport
5 1 (1.54%) Murex
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) BMC
5 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.54%) Remedy
5 1 (1.54%) Charles River
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £42,473 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
BizTek Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 30+ days ago