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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Specialist
Rank 626 586 615
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 34 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.065% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.070% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 27
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46874 43055 52359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.73% 93.92% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38720 36351 45400
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 9 £47,500 - 3
Harrow -6 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 32 (50.79%) Banking
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 24 (38.10%) Linux
4 23 (36.51%) Investment Banking
5 22 (34.92%) UNIX
6 19 (30.16%) Oracle
7 16 (25.40%) C#
7 16 (25.40%) Sophis
8 15 (23.81%) Windows
9 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 13 (20.63%) WPF
10 13 (20.63%) Solaris
10 13 (20.63%) Sybase
10 13 (20.63%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
10 13 (20.63%) Hedge funds
11 12 (19.05%) Java
11 12 (19.05%) WebSphere
12 10 (15.87%) Credit Risk
12 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
12 10 (15.87%) Market Risk
12 10 (15.87%) Degree
13 9 (14.29%) Finance
14 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.70%) J2EE
14 8 (12.70%) JBoss
15 6 (9.52%) JSP
15 6 (9.52%) Middleware
15 6 (9.52%) German Language
15 6 (9.52%) Asset Management

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 12 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SimCorp Dimension
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) SMTP
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) SMS
2 1 (1.59%) VoIP
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
2 1 (1.59%) IMAP4
2 1 (1.59%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.94%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.76%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) OLAP
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (50.79%) Banking
2 23 (36.51%) Investment Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Finance
4 6 (9.52%) German Language
5 5 (7.94%) Legal
5 5 (7.94%) Front Office
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) WPF
2 8 (12.70%) J2EE
3 6 (9.52%) JSP
3 6 (9.52%) Middleware
4 5 (7.94%) HTML
5 4 (6.35%) .NET
5 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.35%) SOAP
5 4 (6.35%) XML
5 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (6.35%) REST
6 3 (4.76%) JSF
6 3 (4.76%) XHTML
6 3 (4.76%) Web Services
7 2 (3.17%) JMS
8 1 (1.59%) COM
8 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.59%) Spring
8 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.63%) Hedge funds
3 10 (15.87%) Credit Risk
3 10 (15.87%) Market Risk
4 4 (6.35%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) DataPower
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.59%) Equities
6 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Linux
2 22 (34.92%) UNIX
3 15 (23.81%) Windows
4 13 (20.63%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
2 6 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 5 (7.94%) Use Case
3 5 (7.94%) Investment Management
4 4 (6.35%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) Service Management
5 3 (4.76%) Wealth Management
5 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.76%) Budget Control
6 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) OOP
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.59%) IT Governance
7 1 (1.59%) Web Development
7 1 (1.59%) Content Management
7 1 (1.59%) Release Management
7 1 (1.59%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (1.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
4 12 (19.05%) Java
5 5 (7.94%) Perl
6 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.76%) VBScript
7 3 (4.76%) VB
7 3 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (3.17%) VBA
9 1 (1.59%) Python
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Oracle
2 16 (25.40%) Sophis
3 13 (20.63%) Sybase
4 8 (12.70%) JBoss
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Bloomberg
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) FactSet
8 2 (3.17%) Charles River
9 1 (1.59%) Remedy
9 1 (1.59%) SimCorp
9 1 (1.59%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.59%) Citrix
9 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago