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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 611 585 607
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 20 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.068% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.072% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 30
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £35,000 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +31.14%
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
42915 41433 47928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.34% 93.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35822 34773 41558
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +24 14 £47,500 +35.23% 3
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 43 (75.44%) SQL
2 36 (63.16%) Windows
3 25 (43.86%) Linux
3 25 (43.86%) Finance
3 25 (43.86%) Banking
4 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
5 19 (33.33%) Oracle
5 19 (33.33%) Middleware
6 16 (28.07%) Red Hat
6 16 (28.07%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (26.32%) WebSphere
8 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database
9 13 (22.81%) UNIX
10 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
10 12 (21.05%) SWIFT
11 11 (19.30%) Tivoli
12 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
13 9 (15.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 9 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (15.79%) Legal
14 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (14.04%) Web Services
14 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
14 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
15 7 (12.28%) VBA
15 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
15 7 (12.28%) Python

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 16 (28.07%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) SMS
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.75%) MySQL
8 1 (1.75%) DB2
8 1 (1.75%) DTS
8 1 (1.75%) ProClarity
8 1 (1.75%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
1 25 (43.86%) Banking
2 9 (15.79%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Front Office
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) Middleware
2 9 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (14.04%) Web Services
4 5 (8.77%) COM
5 4 (7.02%) .NET
6 3 (5.26%) XML
6 3 (5.26%) HTML
6 3 (5.26%) SOAP
7 2 (3.51%) JMS
7 2 (3.51%) REST
8 1 (1.75%) XHTML
8 1 (1.75%) J2EE
8 1 (1.75%) JSP
8 1 (1.75%) XML Messaging
8 1 (1.75%) Spring
8 1 (1.75%) JSF
8 1 (1.75%) Java EE
8 1 (1.75%) WPF
8 1 (1.75%) RESTful
8 1 (1.75%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) SWIFT
2 3 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 36 (63.16%) Windows
2 25 (43.86%) Linux
3 13 (22.81%) UNIX
4 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) AIX
7 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (8.77%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Migration
2 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
3 3 (5.26%) Release Management
4 2 (3.51%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.51%) SOA
4 2 (3.51%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.75%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.75%) Project Management
5 1 (1.75%) Service Management
5 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
2 7 (12.28%) VBA
2 7 (12.28%) Python
3 6 (10.53%) Java
4 5 (8.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) Ruby
5 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
6 1 (1.75%) VB
6 1 (1.75%) Korn
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.75%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Tivoli
2 9 (15.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (28.07%) Red Hat
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.02%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) JBoss
5 2 (3.51%) Murex
5 2 (3.51%) Calypso
5 2 (3.51%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) Sophis
6 1 (1.75%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (1.75%) Trayport
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) BMC
6 1 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.75%) Sun
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