The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 146 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 924 921 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.26% 2.22% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.31% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 824 837 880
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,615 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.71% -7.69%
Applications Support
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in London

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Applications Support Salary Histogram in London

Applications Support
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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 -5 144 £47,500 - 28
Croydon +2 15 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Romford -3 10 £76,000 +171.42%
Sidcup - 8 £37,500 -
Dagenham - 7 £55,000 -
Feltham - 6 £50,000 -
Twickenham -3 3 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £22,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £62,500 - 1
Westminster - 2 £50,000 - 1
Surbiton +5 1 £26,000 -62.85% 1
Mayfair +3 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Hackney - 1 £33,000 -
Barking - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £24,500 -
Hayes - 1 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £38,250 -
Mitcham - 1 £32,500 -
New Malden - 1 £24,000 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 1278 (63.87%) SQL
2 760 (37.98%) Finance
3 646 (32.28%) Windows
4 579 (28.94%) Unix
5 545 (27.24%) Linux
6 532 (26.59%) Oracle
7 512 (25.59%) SQL Server
8 364 (18.19%) Microsoft
9 351 (17.54%) ITIL
10 307 (15.34%) Perl
11 294 (14.69%) Degree
12 291 (14.54%) Java
13 287 (14.34%) Front Office
14 284 (14.19%) .NET
15 236 (11.79%) Banking
16 231 (11.54%) C#
17 218 (10.89%) Windows Server
18 199 (9.95%) Python
19 197 (9.85%) SLA
20 191 (9.55%) MS Excel
21 178 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
22 170 (8.50%) Investment Management
23 163 (8.15%) HTML
23 163 (8.15%) Sybase
24 158 (7.90%) FIX Protocol
25 156 (7.80%) Hedge funds
25 156 (7.80%) Fixed Income
25 156 (7.80%) Equities
26 151 (7.55%) JavaScript
27 138 (6.90%) XML

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 135 (6.75%) IIS
2 131 (6.55%) SharePoint
3 126 (6.30%) Tomcat
4 87 (4.35%) Apache
5 43 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 41 (2.05%) JBoss
7 30 (1.50%) Node.js
8 25 (1.25%) WebSphere
9 24 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.05%) WordPress
11 19 (0.95%) MS Exchange
12 12 (0.60%) MQSeries
13 11 (0.55%) Confluence
14 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (0.40%) CMS
17 7 (0.35%) Skype for Business
18 6 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 191 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 97 (4.85%) MS Office
3 18 (0.90%) MS Project
4 10 (0.50%) Acrobat
4 10 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.15%) MicroStation
7 3 (0.15%) ProjectWise
7 3 (0.15%) Revit
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (2.95%) thinkFolio
2 52 (2.60%) Markit EDM
3 27 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (1.10%) Eagle PACE
5 22 (1.10%) ION MarketView
6 18 (0.90%) LatentZero
6 18 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
7 15 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
7 15 (0.75%) Salerio
8 14 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
10 9 (0.45%) Hi Portfolio
10 9 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
11 8 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (0.35%) Sentinel
13 6 (0.30%) Algo Collateral
13 6 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
13 6 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.75%) SaaS
3 26 (1.30%) IaaS
4 18 (0.90%) Joyent
5 14 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.60%) Office 365
7 11 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.50%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.40%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.20%) GitHub
11 2 (0.100%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.100%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.40%) DNS
2 43 (2.15%) Firewall
2 43 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.25%) LDAP
4 24 (1.20%) Internet
5 21 (1.05%) HTTP
5 21 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
6 19 (0.95%) Intranet
7 17 (0.85%) FTP
8 12 (0.60%) LAN
9 10 (0.50%) SAN
9 10 (0.50%) Wireless
10 8 (0.40%) WebEx
11 7 (0.35%) DHCP
11 7 (0.35%) NAS
11 7 (0.35%) SMTP
12 6 (0.30%) VPN
13 5 (0.25%) PuTTY
13 5 (0.25%) VLAN
13 5 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (25.59%) SQL Server
2 117 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (3.90%) Oracle Database
5 70 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (3.30%) MySQL
7 60 (3.00%) Relational Database
8 59 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
9 56 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
10 49 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
12 42 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 38 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
15 24 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
16 23 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (1.05%) Redis
18 17 (0.85%) QlikView
19 16 (0.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 16 (0.80%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 92 (4.60%) JIRA
2 30 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (1.10%) Firebug
5 20 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
6 18 (0.90%) Subversion
7 17 (0.85%) Eclipse
8 14 (0.70%) ProC
9 12 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (0.45%) Maven
11 7 (0.35%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.30%) PowerBuilder
12 6 (0.30%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.25%) DBeaver
13 5 (0.25%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.20%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.20%) Toad
15 2 (0.100%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 760 (37.98%) Finance
2 287 (14.34%) Front Office
3 236 (11.79%) Banking
4 120 (6.00%) Back Office
5 106 (5.30%) Investment Banking
6 90 (4.50%) Law
7 87 (4.35%) Retail
8 85 (4.25%) Financial Institution
9 45 (2.25%) Legal
10 32 (1.60%) Billing
10 32 (1.60%) Publishing
11 29 (1.45%) Telecoms
12 26 (1.30%) Marketing
13 18 (0.90%) Advertising
14 15 (0.75%) French Language
15 14 (0.70%) Games
15 14 (0.70%) German Language
16 6 (0.30%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.25%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (14.19%) .NET
2 163 (8.15%) HTML
3 158 (7.90%) FIX Protocol
4 138 (6.90%) XML
5 129 (6.45%) CSS
6 106 (5.30%) Web Services
7 91 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 47 (2.35%) jQuery
9 42 (2.10%) SOAP
10 33 (1.65%) Middleware
11 28 (1.40%) J2EE
12 27 (1.35%) HTML5
12 27 (1.35%) REST
13 25 (1.25%) Spring
14 22 (1.10%) CSS3
15 20 (1.00%) LAMP
16 18 (0.90%) ActiveMQ
16 18 (0.90%) JMS
17 17 (0.85%) Hibernate
17 17 (0.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 178 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (7.80%) Equities
2 156 (7.80%) Fixed Income
2 156 (7.80%) Hedge funds
3 111 (5.55%) Derivative
4 108 (5.40%) Computer Science
5 98 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 47 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 44 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
7 44 (2.20%) Mathematics
8 37 (1.85%) SWIFT
9 24 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 24 (1.20%) Clustering
10 20 (1.00%) Blackberry
11 16 (0.80%) iPhone
12 14 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.65%) Credit Risk
14 12 (0.60%) Mobile App
15 11 (0.55%) Data Centre
15 11 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 646 (32.28%) Windows
2 579 (28.94%) Unix
3 545 (27.24%) Linux
4 218 (10.89%) Windows Server
5 111 (5.55%) Solaris
6 75 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (2.40%) Windows 7
9 38 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (1.55%) Android
11 23 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (1.00%) CentOS
13 17 (0.85%) AIX
13 17 (0.85%) Apple iOS
14 14 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
15 13 (0.65%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.30%) Fedora
17 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.25%) SUSE
17 5 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (17.54%) ITIL
2 170 (8.50%) Investment Management
3 135 (6.75%) Problem Management
4 123 (6.15%) CRM
5 120 (6.00%) Electronic Trading
6 115 (5.75%) Change Management
6 115 (5.75%) Incident Management
7 95 (4.75%) Project Management
8 90 (4.50%) Service Delivery
9 89 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 78 (3.90%) Asset Management
10 78 (3.90%) Service Management
11 64 (3.20%) Change Control
12 63 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
12 63 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 63 (3.15%) ERP
13 61 (3.05%) Time Management
14 60 (3.00%) Mentoring
15 59 (2.95%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (2.75%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1278 (63.87%) SQL
2 307 (15.34%) Perl
3 291 (14.54%) Java
4 231 (11.54%) C#
5 199 (9.95%) Python
6 151 (7.55%) JavaScript
7 120 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 118 (5.90%) PL/SQL
9 115 (5.75%) T-SQL
10 108 (5.40%) Bash Shell
11 101 (5.05%) Shell Script
12 65 (3.25%) PHP
13 42 (2.10%) C++
14 38 (1.90%) C
15 37 (1.85%) Ruby
16 36 (1.80%) Korn
17 34 (1.70%) VBA
18 24 (1.20%) VB
19 23 (1.15%) VB.NET
20 12 (0.60%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 294 (14.69%) Degree
2 46 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (0.55%) MCP
8 9 (0.45%) MCSA
8 9 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.45%) PMP
9 7 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.20%) RHCE
10 4 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.15%) CCNA
11 3 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.100%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.100%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (9.85%) SLA
2 91 (4.55%) QA
3 20 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.25%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.20%) COBIT
6 4 (0.20%) SEPA
7 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (6.20%) Active Directory
2 51 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 17 (0.85%) XenApp
4 14 (0.70%) Terminal Server
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.20%) Xen
7 3 (0.15%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.100%) vCloud
8 2 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.050%) qmail
9 1 (0.050%) Squid
Systems Management
1 65 (3.25%) Puppet
2 56 (2.80%) Control-M
3 53 (2.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 34 (1.70%) Nagios
5 32 (1.60%) SCCM
6 16 (0.80%) logstash
7 15 (0.75%) WSUS
8 11 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.45%) OpenView
10 6 (0.30%) OpenAM
10 6 (0.30%) SCOM
11 5 (0.25%) Ansible
11 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.25%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.15%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.100%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.100%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.100%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 1 (0.050%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.050%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 532 (26.59%) Oracle
2 364 (18.19%) Microsoft
3 163 (8.15%) Sybase
4 96 (4.80%) Citrix
5 73 (3.65%) VMware
6 72 (3.60%) Charles River
7 66 (3.30%) Sun
8 62 (3.10%) Bloomberg
9 57 (2.85%) IBM
10 51 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
11 48 (2.40%) Red Hat
12 39 (1.95%) SAP
13 35 (1.75%) Informatica
13 35 (1.75%) Reuters
14 34 (1.70%) iManage
15 26 (1.30%) ION Trading
16 25 (1.25%) Fidessa
17 21 (1.05%) MuleSoft
17 21 (1.05%) Murex
17 21 (1.05%) Retek
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650000 - £651000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £750000 - £850000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Discretionary bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago