The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 129 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1068 936 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.21% 2.11% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 2.26% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 829 1079
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.15%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45135 41404 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.46% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37931 34643 42521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Support
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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 +13 365 £50,000 - 54
Bromley -1 11 £37,500 +82.92% 1
Romford +6 9 £30,000 +66.66% 1
Chiswick - 9 £30,000 -
Croydon +4 7 £27,500 +22.22% 3
Twickenham +4 2 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Uxbridge -5 2 £42,500 -29.75% 1
Enfield - 1 £35,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 - 1
Orpington - 1 £45,000 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1339 (64.13%) SQL
2 780 (37.36%) Finance
3 682 (32.66%) Windows
4 616 (29.50%) SQL Server
5 563 (26.96%) Oracle
6 541 (25.91%) UNIX
7 509 (24.38%) Linux
8 473 (22.65%) Java
9 385 (18.44%) ITIL
10 350 (16.76%) Front Office
10 350 (16.76%) Banking
11 346 (16.57%) Microsoft
12 321 (15.37%) .NET
13 288 (13.79%) Degree
14 260 (12.45%) MS Excel
15 246 (11.78%) C#
16 227 (10.87%) HTML
17 210 (10.06%) Perl
18 208 (9.96%) XML
19 183 (8.76%) JavaScript
20 177 (8.48%) Tomcat
21 173 (8.29%) IIS
22 157 (7.52%) Derivative
22 157 (7.52%) Oracle Database
23 152 (7.28%) Equities
23 152 (7.28%) T-SQL
24 147 (7.04%) Investment Banking
25 136 (6.51%) Apache
26 135 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 134 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 177 (8.48%) Tomcat
2 173 (8.29%) IIS
3 136 (6.51%) Apache
4 103 (4.93%) SharePoint
5 93 (4.45%) WebSphere
6 46 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 46 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
7 45 (2.16%) Node.js
8 32 (1.53%) WebSphere Process Server
9 26 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (1.05%) CMS
12 21 (1.01%) Confluence
13 16 (0.77%) Jetty
14 14 (0.67%) WorkSite
15 9 (0.43%) MQSeries
16 8 (0.38%) nginx
17 7 (0.34%) MS Exchange
18 6 (0.29%) Drupal
19 5 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 260 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 127 (6.08%) MS Office
3 9 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.38%) InDesign
5 7 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.14%) Stata
7 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.096%) MS Project
9 1 (0.048%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 49 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.10%) Markit EDM
3 20 (0.96%) LatentZero
4 17 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
5 16 (0.77%) IntelliMatch
6 14 (0.67%) ION MarketView
6 14 (0.67%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 14 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
7 13 (0.62%) Maximo
7 13 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.53%) Endur
8 11 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.43%) Misys Opics
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.29%) HiPortfolio
11 5 (0.24%) Academy Housing
11 5 (0.24%) arcHouse
11 5 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
11 5 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.39%) SaaS
2 26 (1.25%) Joyent
2 26 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.25%) IaaS
3 16 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.19%) Force.com
5 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.048%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.74%) Firewall
2 70 (3.35%) Internet
3 55 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 40 (1.92%) HTTP
5 38 (1.82%) Intranet
6 34 (1.63%) LDAP
7 30 (1.44%) FTP
8 15 (0.72%) LAN
9 9 (0.43%) SMS
9 9 (0.43%) VPN
9 9 (0.43%) DMZ
10 8 (0.38%) Extranet
11 7 (0.34%) ATM
11 7 (0.34%) WAN
12 6 (0.29%) SMTP
13 4 (0.19%) DHCP
13 4 (0.19%) DNS
13 4 (0.19%) GPRS
13 4 (0.19%) SAN
13 4 (0.19%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (29.50%) SQL Server
2 157 (7.52%) Oracle Database
3 135 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 107 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 102 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 92 (4.41%) MySQL
8 79 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 58 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
10 52 (2.49%) RDBMS
11 45 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.63%) MS Access
12 34 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
14 31 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
15 29 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
16 26 (1.25%) Redis
17 25 (1.20%) KDB
18 24 (1.15%) DB2
18 24 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (1.92%) JUnit
2 36 (1.72%) JIRA
3 31 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 30 (1.44%) Ant
5 28 (1.34%) Maven
6 26 (1.25%) Firebug
6 26 (1.25%) Apache Ivy
7 25 (1.20%) Git (software)
7 25 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 20 (0.96%) Subversion
8 20 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (0.62%) Selenium
10 12 (0.57%) JMeter
11 11 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
13 9 (0.43%) MSI
13 9 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.34%) Hudson
15 5 (0.24%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 780 (37.36%) Finance
2 350 (16.76%) Front Office
2 350 (16.76%) Banking
3 147 (7.04%) Investment Banking
4 117 (5.60%) Back Office
5 59 (2.83%) Law
6 56 (2.68%) Legal
7 54 (2.59%) Retail
8 38 (1.82%) Publishing
9 36 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 33 (1.58%) Advertising
10 33 (1.58%) Marketing
11 27 (1.29%) Telecoms
12 24 (1.15%) Billing
13 17 (0.81%) Automotive
13 17 (0.81%) Retail Banking
14 15 (0.72%) French Language
15 13 (0.62%) Spanish Language
16 10 (0.48%) German Language
16 10 (0.48%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (15.37%) .NET
2 227 (10.87%) HTML
3 208 (9.96%) XML
4 118 (5.65%) CSS
5 117 (5.60%) Web Services
6 106 (5.08%) ASP.NET
7 98 (4.69%) J2EE
8 85 (4.07%) Spring
9 84 (4.02%) Middleware
10 50 (2.39%) Hibernate
11 48 (2.30%) FIX Protocol
12 45 (2.16%) ActiveMQ
13 44 (2.11%) SOAP
14 40 (1.92%) Struts
15 33 (1.58%) .NET Framework
16 32 (1.53%) WPF
17 31 (1.48%) HTML5
18 30 (1.44%) Java EE
19 29 (1.39%) JSP
19 29 (1.39%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 157 (7.52%) Derivative
2 152 (7.28%) Equities
3 130 (6.23%) Computer Science
4 126 (6.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 122 (5.84%) Fixed Income
6 70 (3.35%) Hedge funds
7 52 (2.49%) SWIFT
8 46 (2.20%) Client/Server
9 42 (2.01%) Management Information System
9 42 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
10 29 (1.39%) Open Source
11 27 (1.29%) Credit Risk
12 24 (1.15%) Statistics
12 24 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
13 20 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.67%) Market Risk
15 12 (0.57%) STB
15 12 (0.57%) Grid Computing
16 10 (0.48%) Reference Data
17 9 (0.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 682 (32.66%) Windows
2 541 (25.91%) UNIX
3 509 (24.38%) Linux
4 134 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (5.70%) Solaris
6 83 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (3.74%) Windows 7
8 61 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 56 (2.68%) Windows XP
10 27 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (1.20%) AIX
12 19 (0.91%) HPUX
13 17 (0.81%) Windows Vista
14 14 (0.67%) Fedora
15 13 (0.62%) SUSE
16 11 (0.53%) CentOS
16 11 (0.53%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.14%) Android
18 2 (0.096%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (18.44%) ITIL
2 112 (5.36%) CRM
3 103 (4.93%) Electronic Trading
3 103 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
4 97 (4.65%) Investment Management
5 94 (4.50%) Service Delivery
6 89 (4.26%) Service Management
6 89 (4.26%) Asset Management
7 85 (4.07%) Project Management
8 78 (3.74%) Problem Management
9 77 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
10 65 (3.11%) Risk Management
10 65 (3.11%) Incident Management
11 62 (2.97%) Change Management
12 59 (2.83%) E-Commerce
13 53 (2.54%) MVC
13 53 (2.54%) Algorithmic Trading
14 49 (2.35%) Business Analysis
15 48 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (2.20%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1339 (64.13%) SQL
2 473 (22.65%) Java
3 246 (11.78%) C#
4 210 (10.06%) Perl
5 183 (8.76%) JavaScript
6 152 (7.28%) T-SQL
7 126 (6.03%) Python
8 113 (5.41%) VBA
9 110 (5.27%) Shell Script
10 90 (4.31%) PL/SQL
11 79 (3.78%) VB
12 71 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 67 (3.21%) C++
14 55 (2.63%) Bash Shell
15 41 (1.96%) VB.NET
16 40 (1.92%) PHP
17 36 (1.72%) VBScript
18 33 (1.58%) C
19 31 (1.48%) Ruby
20 20 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 288 (13.79%) Degree
2 73 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
3 37 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (0.77%) MCP
5 14 (0.67%) MCSE
5 14 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (0.57%) MCITP
7 7 (0.34%) MCDBA
8 6 (0.29%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.29%) MCTS
9 5 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.24%) MCSA
9 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.19%) HND
10 4 (0.19%) ISEB
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.14%) CFA
11 3 (0.14%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.096%) MOS
13 1 (0.048%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (5.51%) SLA
2 69 (3.30%) QA
3 17 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.38%) COBIT
5 6 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.29%) EMIR
6 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.24%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.096%) HL7
7 2 (0.096%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.096%) MiFID
7 2 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 122 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.72%) XenApp
4 8 (0.38%) XenDesktop
4 8 (0.38%) Squid
5 7 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.19%) Snort
7 4 (0.19%) vSphere
8 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.096%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.096%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.096%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.048%) ClearTrust
10 1 (0.048%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (1.44%) Tivoli
2 28 (1.34%) Puppet
3 25 (1.20%) Control-M
4 23 (1.10%) ITRS Geneos
5 21 (1.01%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 17 (0.81%) SCCM
7 12 (0.57%) Nagios
8 7 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.24%) OpenView
10 4 (0.19%) Munin
11 3 (0.14%) SCOM
11 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.14%) WSUS
12 2 (0.096%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.048%) OVSD
13 1 (0.048%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.048%) HP SiteScope
13 1 (0.048%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 563 (26.96%) Oracle
2 346 (16.57%) Microsoft
3 114 (5.46%) Sybase
4 87 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 79 (3.78%) JBoss
6 63 (3.02%) Citrix
7 47 (2.25%) Sun
7 47 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 46 (2.20%) Business Objects
9 41 (1.96%) thinkFolio
10 39 (1.87%) IBM
11 38 (1.82%) Fidessa
12 37 (1.77%) Charles River
12 37 (1.77%) VMware
13 33 (1.58%) ION Trading
13 33 (1.58%) Bloomberg
14 31 (1.48%) SAP
15 29 (1.39%) Brady
16 28 (1.34%) Reuters
17 27 (1.29%) OpenLink
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50-65k + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27 - £28 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday