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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 127 148 149
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1037 1039 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.33% 2.13% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.27% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 933 950 802
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.83%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
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 £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
(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 -25 244 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Docklands, London +10 15 £47,500 -
Croydon +7 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Uxbridge - 5 £37,500 -
Ruislip - 4 £40,000 -
Bromley +22 3 £19,000 -55.29%
Chessington - 3 £32,500 -
Harrow +4 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Enfield +1 2 £32,500 +47.72%
Finchley - 2 £31,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 - - 3
Romford -9 1 £32,500 +13.04%
Upminster - 1 £20,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £36,500 -
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
Westminster - 1 £85,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1309 (68.00%) SQL
2 842 (43.74%) Finance
3 706 (36.68%) Windows
4 581 (30.18%) SQL Server
5 560 (29.09%) UNIX
6 502 (26.08%) Linux
7 460 (23.90%) Oracle
8 359 (18.65%) Front Office
9 357 (18.55%) ITIL
10 355 (18.44%) Microsoft
11 319 (16.57%) Java
12 306 (15.90%) .NET
13 291 (15.12%) Banking
14 289 (15.01%) Perl
15 265 (13.77%) Degree
16 243 (12.62%) MS Excel
17 234 (12.16%) C#
18 201 (10.44%) Fixed Income
19 192 (9.97%) Equities
20 188 (9.77%) XML
21 183 (9.51%) IIS
22 182 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
23 176 (9.14%) JavaScript
24 174 (9.04%) Python
25 164 (8.52%) Investment Banking
26 151 (7.84%) FIX Protocol
27 148 (7.69%) Derivative
28 143 (7.43%) HTML
29 142 (7.38%) Hedge funds
30 140 (7.27%) T-SQL

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 183 (9.51%) IIS
2 88 (4.57%) Tomcat
3 75 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 55 (2.86%) Apache
5 28 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 27 (1.40%) JBoss
7 25 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 22 (1.14%) WorkSite
9 21 (1.09%) Confluence
10 18 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (0.88%) MQSeries
12 14 (0.73%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.57%) CMS
13 11 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
14 9 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
15 8 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.36%) Node.js
16 7 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 243 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 112 (5.82%) MS Office
3 16 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.10%) MS Project
6 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 51 (2.65%) thinkFolio
2 29 (1.51%) ION MarketView
2 29 (1.51%) Endur
3 28 (1.45%) Markit EDM
4 27 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (0.94%) LatentZero
6 16 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
7 15 (0.78%) RMDS
8 12 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
10 10 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.47%) Towers Watson Igloo
12 6 (0.31%) Adaptiv
12 6 (0.31%) LongView
12 6 (0.31%) Kondor+
13 5 (0.26%) HFM
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.70%) SaaS
2 15 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.21%) Force.com
5 3 (0.16%) Joyent
5 3 (0.16%) IaaS
6 2 (0.10%) PaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.32%) TCP/IP
2 47 (2.44%) DNS
3 43 (2.23%) LAN
3 43 (2.23%) WAN
4 40 (2.08%) Internet
5 39 (2.03%) Firewall
6 29 (1.51%) HTTP
7 27 (1.40%) FTP
8 22 (1.14%) DHCP
9 11 (0.57%) Intranet
10 9 (0.47%) VPN
11 7 (0.36%) WebEx
12 4 (0.21%) VLAN
12 4 (0.21%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.21%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.21%) SSL
12 4 (0.21%) VoIP
12 4 (0.21%) LDAP
13 3 (0.16%) Wireless
13 3 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (30.18%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (4.83%) Relational Database
4 75 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (3.22%) Oracle Database
6 50 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 49 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 49 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (2.49%) MySQL
9 41 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 37 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
12 21 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (1.09%) KDB
13 18 (0.94%) DB2
14 16 (0.83%) MongoDB
15 14 (0.73%) MS Access
16 12 (0.62%) NoSQL
17 11 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (0.57%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 46 (2.39%) JIRA
2 30 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 20 (1.04%) Subversion
5 18 (0.94%) Maven
6 16 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 15 (0.78%) Jenkins
8 14 (0.73%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.42%) Toad
10 6 (0.31%) JMeter
10 6 (0.31%) Selenium
10 6 (0.31%) JUnit
11 5 (0.26%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.26%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
12 4 (0.21%) MSI
12 4 (0.21%) WinDbg
13 3 (0.16%) InstallShield
13 3 (0.16%) Firebug
General
1 842 (43.74%) Finance
2 359 (18.65%) Front Office
3 291 (15.12%) Banking
4 164 (8.52%) Investment Banking
5 119 (6.18%) Back Office
6 97 (5.04%) Legal
7 92 (4.78%) Retail
8 57 (2.96%) Law
9 41 (2.13%) Financial Institution
10 34 (1.77%) Publishing
11 21 (1.09%) Telecoms
12 17 (0.88%) Marketing
13 16 (0.83%) German Language
14 14 (0.73%) Advertising
15 12 (0.62%) French Language
15 12 (0.62%) Private Banking
16 11 (0.57%) Billing
17 7 (0.36%) Games
18 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
19 5 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (15.90%) .NET
2 188 (9.77%) XML
3 151 (7.84%) FIX Protocol
4 143 (7.43%) HTML
5 103 (5.35%) Web Services
6 101 (5.25%) ASP.NET
7 78 (4.05%) CSS
8 75 (3.90%) Middleware
9 66 (3.43%) J2EE
10 32 (1.66%) jQuery
11 29 (1.51%) XSLT
12 26 (1.35%) .NET Framework
13 25 (1.30%) Spring
14 23 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (1.14%) CSS3
16 19 (0.99%) HTML5
16 19 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
17 18 (0.94%) Classic ASP
17 18 (0.94%) Apache Axis
18 17 (0.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 201 (10.44%) Fixed Income
2 192 (9.97%) Equities
3 182 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
4 148 (7.69%) Derivative
5 142 (7.38%) Hedge funds
6 139 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 118 (6.13%) Computer Science
8 70 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 42 (2.18%) Equity Derivative
10 40 (2.08%) Mathematics
11 36 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (1.51%) Client/Server
13 23 (1.19%) Grid Computing
14 21 (1.09%) CMDB
14 21 (1.09%) SWIFT
15 13 (0.68%) Open Source
15 13 (0.68%) N-Tier
16 12 (0.62%) Credit Derivative
16 12 (0.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 12 (0.62%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 706 (36.68%) Windows
2 560 (29.09%) UNIX
3 502 (26.08%) Linux
4 98 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 50 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.18%) Windows 7
8 39 (2.03%) Solaris
9 35 (1.82%) Windows XP
10 27 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 14 (0.73%) AIX
13 11 (0.57%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.47%) SUSE
15 8 (0.42%) CentOS
16 7 (0.36%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.36%) Debian
16 7 (0.36%) Fedora
16 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (18.55%) ITIL
2 135 (7.01%) CRM
3 119 (6.18%) Asset Management
4 115 (5.97%) Investment Management
5 95 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 89 (4.62%) Problem Management
7 88 (4.57%) Project Management
8 84 (4.36%) Change Management
9 76 (3.95%) Electronic Trading
10 66 (3.43%) Service Delivery
11 63 (3.27%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (3.17%) E-Commerce
13 59 (3.06%) Data Management
14 58 (3.01%) Service Management
15 57 (2.96%) Mentoring
16 55 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
17 53 (2.75%) Risk Management
17 53 (2.75%) Incident Management
18 51 (2.65%) Workflow
19 48 (2.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1309 (68.00%) SQL
2 319 (16.57%) Java
3 289 (15.01%) Perl
4 234 (12.16%) C#
5 176 (9.14%) JavaScript
6 174 (9.04%) Python
7 140 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 130 (6.75%) Shell Script
9 88 (4.57%) PowerShell
9 88 (4.57%) VB
10 86 (4.47%) C++
11 80 (4.16%) Bash Shell
12 72 (3.74%) VBA
13 56 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 43 (2.23%) PHP
14 43 (2.23%) VBScript
15 33 (1.71%) Korn
16 28 (1.45%) Ruby
17 23 (1.19%) VB.NET
18 21 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 265 (13.77%) Degree
2 67 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
3 34 (1.77%) MCP
4 25 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.57%) MCSD
5 11 (0.57%) MCSE
5 11 (0.57%) MCPD
6 10 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (0.42%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.36%) MCSA
9 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.16%) OCA
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.16%) HND
10 3 (0.16%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.10%) PMP
11 2 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.10%) MOS
11 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.052%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.31%) SLA
2 66 (3.43%) QA
3 11 (0.57%) COBIT
4 9 (0.47%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.10%) Basel III
7 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.052%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 87 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.47%) XenDesktop
4 6 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.26%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.21%) Squid
6 4 (0.21%) XenApp
7 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.052%) Samba
8 1 (0.052%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.052%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.052%) vSphere
8 1 (0.052%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.052%) UAG
8 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (2.13%) Puppet
2 25 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.19%) Nagios
4 19 (0.99%) Control-M
5 16 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 15 (0.78%) OpenView
7 11 (0.57%) Ansible
8 10 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
9 9 (0.47%) WSUS
10 8 (0.42%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.26%) logstash
11 5 (0.26%) HP SIM
11 5 (0.26%) SCCM
11 5 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (0.26%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.10%) RTView
13 2 (0.10%) Opsview
14 1 (0.052%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 460 (23.90%) Oracle
2 355 (18.44%) Microsoft
3 120 (6.23%) Sybase
4 73 (3.79%) Bloomberg
5 63 (3.27%) Citrix
6 42 (2.18%) Reuters
7 40 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (2.03%) HP
9 37 (1.92%) Fidessa
9 37 (1.92%) Sun
10 34 (1.77%) Red Hat
11 33 (1.71%) ION Trading
12 29 (1.51%) OpenLink
13 27 (1.40%) IBM
14 26 (1.35%) SAP
14 26 (1.35%) VMware
15 25 (1.30%) Business Objects
16 24 (1.25%) Charles River
17 22 (1.14%) SunGard
18 21 (1.09%) Sophis
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + On-call + Great benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £47 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, On Call Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday