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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Specialist
Rank 609 624 585
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 24 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.067% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.071% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 25
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
41753 46378 42763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.50% 93.88% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35249 38253 36098
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +14 4 £62,500 +31.57%
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (37.78%) UNIX
4 15 (33.33%) Finance
5 14 (31.11%) Banking
5 14 (31.11%) .NET
5 14 (31.11%) C#
6 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.67%) Java
7 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 11 (24.44%) Front Office
8 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (22.22%) Windows
9 10 (22.22%) SLA
9 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.00%) MS Office
10 9 (20.00%) Apple
10 9 (20.00%) JIRA
10 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 9 (20.00%) Confluence
10 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 8 (17.78%) VBA
11 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 7 (15.56%) Bloomberg
12 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
13 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
13 6 (13.33%) XML

Applications Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Endur
1 1 (2.22%) thinkFolio
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.22%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
1 1 (2.22%) FTP
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.22%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Banking
3 11 (24.44%) Front Office
4 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.22%) German Language
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.33%) XML
3 6 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (8.89%) HTML
5 3 (6.67%) Middleware
6 2 (4.44%) Ajax
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
7 1 (2.22%) Web Services
7 1 (2.22%) CSS
7 1 (2.22%) XHTML
7 1 (2.22%) JMS
7 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.22%) WinForms
7 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 5 (11.11%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.67%) Derivative
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.44%) Equities
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.22%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) UNIX
2 10 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (6.67%) Analytics
3 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
4 2 (4.44%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.22%) Low Latency
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.22%) OOP
5 1 (2.22%) OO
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.22%) Workflow
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Data Architecture
5 1 (2.22%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (17.78%) VBA
5 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
6 6 (13.33%) Korn
7 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.44%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.22%) VB6
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
9 1 (2.22%) Python
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (2.22%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PMP
2 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Control-M
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
1 1 (2.22%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (2.22%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Apple
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Bloomberg
5 3 (6.67%) Charles River
6 2 (4.44%) Sybase
6 2 (4.44%) Sophis
6 2 (4.44%) FactSet
7 1 (2.22%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.22%) SimCorp
7 1 (2.22%) OpenLink
7 1 (2.22%) BT
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) BMC
7 1 (2.22%) Informatica
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