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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 112 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1145 1076 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.53% 2.34% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.49% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 953 916
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,036
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
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
42437 43288 43893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.99% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36075 36075 37807
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -18 274 £47,500 - 41
Croydon -4 8 £25,500 -21.53%
Bromley +7 5 £40,000 -38.46%
Uxbridge +5 5 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Docklands, London - 4 £42,500 - 1
Beckenham - 4 £40,000 -
Harrow - 4 - -
Romford +5 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Sidcup - 3 £23,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 -
Feltham +4 1 - -
Surbiton -5 1 £31,500 +31.25%
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Ruislip - 1 £30,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £28,500 - 2
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1407 (63.90%) SQL
2 845 (38.37%) Finance
3 726 (32.97%) Windows
4 681 (30.93%) SQL Server
5 588 (26.70%) UNIX
6 571 (25.93%) Oracle
7 570 (25.89%) Linux
8 433 (19.66%) ITIL
9 428 (19.44%) Microsoft
10 427 (19.39%) Java
11 417 (18.94%) Front Office
12 372 (16.89%) .NET
13 356 (16.17%) Banking
14 282 (12.81%) MS Excel
15 279 (12.67%) Degree
16 278 (12.62%) C#
17 254 (11.53%) Perl
18 206 (9.36%) IIS
19 185 (8.40%) CRM
20 181 (8.22%) Tomcat
21 179 (8.13%) JavaScript
21 179 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
22 176 (7.99%) HTML
23 174 (7.90%) Investment Banking
24 172 (7.81%) XML
25 165 (7.49%) T-SQL
26 163 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
27 160 (7.27%) FIX Protocol
28 159 (7.22%) Equities
29 156 (7.08%) Derivative

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 206 (9.36%) IIS
2 181 (8.22%) Tomcat
3 142 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 124 (5.63%) Apache
5 85 (3.86%) WebSphere
6 68 (3.09%) JBoss
7 55 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
8 43 (1.95%) Node.js
9 30 (1.36%) WorkSite
10 27 (1.23%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 23 (1.04%) Confluence
13 19 (0.86%) CMS
13 19 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (0.82%) WebSphere Process Server
15 13 (0.59%) Jetty
16 12 (0.54%) MQSeries
17 9 (0.41%) MS Exchange
17 9 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
18 7 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 282 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 134 (6.09%) MS Office
3 13 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.23%) InDesign
5 5 (0.23%) Stata
5 5 (0.23%) SPSS
6 4 (0.18%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.091%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.045%) Mingle
9 1 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 79 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.00%) Markit EDM
3 18 (0.82%) IntelliMatch
4 15 (0.68%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 15 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.50%) Kondor+
7 8 (0.36%) ION MarketView
7 8 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.36%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 7 (0.32%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 7 (0.32%) Advent Moxy
8 7 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.32%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.32%) HiPortfolio
9 6 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.27%) SAP SRM
10 5 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.59%) SaaS
2 19 (0.86%) Joyent
2 19 (0.86%) IaaS
2 19 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.091%) Office 365
6 1 (0.045%) PaaS
6 1 (0.045%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.63%) Internet
2 72 (3.27%) Firewall
3 51 (2.32%) HTTP
4 44 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 40 (1.82%) FTP
6 39 (1.77%) Intranet
7 26 (1.18%) LDAP
8 21 (0.95%) LAN
9 15 (0.68%) WAN
10 9 (0.41%) Extranet
10 9 (0.41%) DNS
10 9 (0.41%) SSH
11 8 (0.36%) Multicast
12 7 (0.32%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.32%) SSL
12 7 (0.32%) DHCP
13 5 (0.23%) SMTP
13 5 (0.23%) Telnet
13 5 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 681 (30.93%) SQL Server
2 135 (6.13%) Oracle Database
3 129 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 89 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (3.91%) MySQL
6 86 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 68 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 58 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
10 38 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
14 20 (0.91%) Data Mining
15 19 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (0.86%) Redis
16 17 (0.77%) MS Access
17 14 (0.64%) DB2
18 8 (0.36%) KDB
Development Applications
1 43 (1.95%) JIRA
2 28 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 25 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 21 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 20 (0.91%) Subversion
6 19 (0.86%) Firebug
7 16 (0.73%) JUnit
8 12 (0.54%) Maven
9 10 (0.45%) Ant
10 9 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.36%) Apache Ivy
12 7 (0.32%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.32%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.27%) Hudson
14 5 (0.23%) MSI
15 4 (0.18%) JMeter
15 4 (0.18%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (0.18%) Selenium
16 3 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 845 (38.37%) Finance
2 417 (18.94%) Front Office
3 356 (16.17%) Banking
4 174 (7.90%) Investment Banking
5 91 (4.13%) Law
6 87 (3.95%) Back Office
7 83 (3.77%) Legal
8 70 (3.18%) Retail
9 44 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 43 (1.95%) Publishing
11 34 (1.54%) German Language
12 33 (1.50%) Billing
12 33 (1.50%) Telecoms
13 32 (1.45%) French Language
14 31 (1.41%) Marketing
15 30 (1.36%) Advertising
16 22 (1.00%) Spanish Language
17 20 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.50%) Retail Banking
19 10 (0.45%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (16.89%) .NET
2 176 (7.99%) HTML
3 172 (7.81%) XML
4 160 (7.27%) FIX Protocol
5 114 (5.18%) ASP.NET
6 111 (5.04%) Web Services
7 101 (4.59%) CSS
8 99 (4.50%) Middleware
9 69 (3.13%) J2EE
10 49 (2.23%) ActiveMQ
11 43 (1.95%) Spring
12 37 (1.68%) .NET Framework
13 30 (1.36%) SOAP
14 28 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (0.91%) Classic ASP
16 17 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
17 16 (0.73%) JSP
18 15 (0.68%) DHTML
18 15 (0.68%) Hibernate
18 15 (0.68%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 179 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (7.22%) Equities
3 156 (7.08%) Derivative
4 128 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 124 (5.63%) Fixed Income
6 121 (5.50%) Computer Science
7 61 (2.77%) Hedge funds
8 54 (2.45%) SWIFT
9 52 (2.36%) Equity Derivative
10 35 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 34 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (1.50%) Open Source
12 33 (1.50%) Client/Server
13 27 (1.23%) Mathematics
14 15 (0.68%) Credit Risk
15 13 (0.59%) Market Risk
15 13 (0.59%) Life Science
16 12 (0.54%) Grid Computing
16 12 (0.54%) Credit Derivative
17 10 (0.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 726 (32.97%) Windows
2 588 (26.70%) UNIX
3 570 (25.89%) Linux
4 163 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 109 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 85 (3.86%) Solaris
7 72 (3.27%) Windows 7
8 61 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 60 (2.72%) Windows XP
10 30 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (1.14%) Windows 8
12 23 (1.04%) AIX
13 14 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (0.54%) CentOS
15 10 (0.45%) Fedora
15 10 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (0.41%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.41%) HPUX
17 7 (0.32%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (19.66%) ITIL
2 185 (8.40%) CRM
3 119 (5.40%) Root Cause Analysis
4 105 (4.77%) Electronic Trading
5 101 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
7 91 (4.13%) Problem Management
8 90 (4.09%) Project Management
9 89 (4.04%) Service Delivery
10 83 (3.77%) Asset Management
11 74 (3.36%) Risk Management
12 72 (3.27%) Service Management
13 69 (3.13%) Investment Management
14 68 (3.09%) Incident Management
15 67 (3.04%) Release Management
15 67 (3.04%) Mentoring
16 64 (2.91%) Change Management
17 62 (2.82%) E-Commerce
18 53 (2.41%) Change Control
19 49 (2.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1407 (63.90%) SQL
2 427 (19.39%) Java
3 278 (12.62%) C#
4 254 (11.53%) Perl
5 179 (8.13%) JavaScript
6 165 (7.49%) T-SQL
7 149 (6.77%) Python
8 126 (5.72%) Shell Script
9 108 (4.90%) C++
10 107 (4.86%) VBA
11 102 (4.63%) VB
12 66 (3.00%) Bash Shell
13 59 (2.68%) PL/SQL
14 50 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 45 (2.04%) PowerShell
16 42 (1.91%) C
17 37 (1.68%) VB6
18 31 (1.41%) VBScript
19 26 (1.18%) Ruby
20 20 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 279 (12.67%) Degree
2 82 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
3 37 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.77%) MCP
5 16 (0.73%) MCDBA
6 15 (0.68%) MCSE
7 11 (0.50%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.45%) MCTS
8 10 (0.45%) ISEB
9 7 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.32%) MOS
9 7 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.27%) MCAD
10 6 (0.27%) MCSD
11 5 (0.23%) HND
12 3 (0.14%) CFA
13 2 (0.091%) MCITP
13 2 (0.091%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.091%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (6.09%) SLA
2 57 (2.59%) QA
3 10 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.32%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.18%) EMIR
7 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.14%) HL7
9 2 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.091%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.045%) DICOM
System Software
1 85 (3.86%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.32%) Terminal Services
3 7 (0.32%) ClearTrust
4 6 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (0.23%) XenApp
6 3 (0.14%) vSphere
6 3 (0.14%) Squid
6 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.091%) Snort
7 2 (0.091%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.091%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.091%) KVM
7 2 (0.091%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.091%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 35 (1.59%) Puppet
2 31 (1.41%) Control-M
3 30 (1.36%) Tivoli
4 21 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
5 19 (0.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 15 (0.68%) Nagios
6 15 (0.68%) OpenView
7 9 (0.41%) SCCM
7 9 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.23%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.14%) Ansible
9 3 (0.14%) Opsview
9 3 (0.14%) OVSD
10 2 (0.091%) WSUS
10 2 (0.091%) Munin
10 2 (0.091%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.091%) Foglight
10 2 (0.091%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 571 (25.93%) Oracle
2 428 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 106 (4.81%) Sybase
4 81 (3.68%) Red Hat
5 67 (3.04%) Bloomberg
6 54 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 47 (2.13%) Sun
8 45 (2.04%) Business Objects
9 37 (1.68%) Citrix
10 36 (1.63%) VMware
10 36 (1.63%) thinkFolio
11 33 (1.50%) SAP
12 32 (1.45%) IBM
13 31 (1.41%) SunGard
14 30 (1.36%) Calypso
14 30 (1.36%) Remedy
15 29 (1.32%) Reuters
16 28 (1.27%) Fidessa
16 28 (1.27%) ServiceNow
17 26 (1.18%) Charles River
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