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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 123 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1032 1010 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.36% 2.27% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.41% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 950 902 918
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -42 224 £45,000 -5.26% 23
Bromley +21 13 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Croydon +4 9 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Twickenham - 5 £35,000 -
Beckenham - 4 £40,000 -
Uxbridge -3 3 £35,250 +8.46%
Romford -3 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Harrow - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £42,500 -
Mayfair - 3 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf +24 1 £60,000 - 1
Surbiton -5 1 £31,500 +31.25% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £23,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Grays - 1 - -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1377 (64.41%) SQL
2 854 (39.94%) Finance
3 718 (33.58%) Windows
4 652 (30.50%) SQL Server
5 594 (27.78%) UNIX
6 552 (25.82%) Linux
7 529 (24.74%) Oracle
8 449 (21.00%) Microsoft
9 440 (20.58%) ITIL
10 398 (18.62%) Front Office
11 397 (18.57%) Java
12 367 (17.17%) .NET
13 343 (16.04%) Banking
14 289 (13.52%) Degree
15 281 (13.14%) C#
16 275 (12.86%) MS Excel
17 261 (12.21%) Perl
18 207 (9.68%) IIS
19 186 (8.70%) Investment Banking
20 181 (8.47%) CRM
21 176 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
22 170 (7.95%) T-SQL
23 161 (7.53%) FIX Protocol
24 157 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
25 156 (7.30%) XML
25 156 (7.30%) Derivative
26 155 (7.25%) JavaScript
27 153 (7.16%) Equities
28 152 (7.11%) Tomcat
29 149 (6.97%) HTML

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 207 (9.68%) IIS
2 152 (7.11%) Tomcat
3 136 (6.36%) SharePoint
4 91 (4.26%) Apache
5 72 (3.37%) WebSphere
6 58 (2.71%) JBoss
7 41 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (1.31%) WorkSite
9 26 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
9 26 (1.22%) Node.js
10 23 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 20 (0.94%) CMS
12 15 (0.70%) MQSeries
13 14 (0.65%) Confluence
14 10 (0.47%) Jetty
14 10 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (0.47%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.42%) WebSphere Process Server
15 9 (0.42%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 275 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 143 (6.69%) MS Office
3 13 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.23%) Stata
5 5 (0.23%) SPSS
6 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.094%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.094%) InDesign
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.047%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 73 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.98%) Markit EDM
3 16 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.61%) IntelliMatch
5 12 (0.56%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 12 (0.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 11 (0.51%) ION MarketView
6 11 (0.51%) Kondor+
7 9 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.33%) SAP SRM
8 7 (0.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 7 (0.33%) Advent Moxy
8 7 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.33%) LatentZero
9 6 (0.28%) Endur
9 6 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 62 (2.90%) SaaS
2 9 (0.42%) Joyent
2 9 (0.42%) IaaS
2 9 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.094%) Office 365
5 1 (0.047%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.79%) Internet
2 62 (2.90%) Firewall
3 48 (2.25%) HTTP
4 43 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 37 (1.73%) Intranet
6 36 (1.68%) FTP
7 23 (1.08%) LDAP
8 22 (1.03%) LAN
9 21 (0.98%) WAN
10 15 (0.70%) DNS
11 11 (0.51%) SSH
12 9 (0.42%) DHCP
13 8 (0.37%) SSL
13 8 (0.37%) Extranet
14 7 (0.33%) Wireshark
14 7 (0.33%) Multicast
15 5 (0.23%) Wireless
15 5 (0.23%) Telnet
16 4 (0.19%) VPN
16 4 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 652 (30.50%) SQL Server
2 122 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 116 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 112 (5.24%) Oracle Database
5 84 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 67 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 65 (3.04%) MySQL
9 48 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 40 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
12 38 (1.78%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (0.89%) MS Access
15 18 (0.84%) DB2
15 18 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
17 14 (0.65%) Data Mining
18 9 (0.42%) Redis
19 8 (0.37%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 36 (1.68%) JIRA
2 25 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 20 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 19 (0.89%) Subversion
5 17 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 13 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (0.42%) JUnit
7 9 (0.42%) Firebug
8 8 (0.37%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.28%) Toad
10 5 (0.23%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.23%) Hudson
11 4 (0.19%) Maven
12 3 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.14%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (0.094%) AdminStudio
13 2 (0.094%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.094%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.094%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.094%) Mercurial
General
1 854 (39.94%) Finance
2 398 (18.62%) Front Office
3 343 (16.04%) Banking
4 186 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 96 (4.49%) Law
6 82 (3.84%) Legal
6 82 (3.84%) Back Office
7 78 (3.65%) Retail
8 49 (2.29%) Financial Institution
9 42 (1.96%) Publishing
10 33 (1.54%) Telecoms
11 32 (1.50%) German Language
12 31 (1.45%) Billing
13 27 (1.26%) Marketing
13 27 (1.26%) Advertising
14 22 (1.03%) French Language
15 20 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.61%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.47%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (17.17%) .NET
2 161 (7.53%) FIX Protocol
3 156 (7.30%) XML
4 149 (6.97%) HTML
5 113 (5.29%) ASP.NET
6 97 (4.54%) Web Services
7 95 (4.44%) Middleware
8 84 (3.93%) CSS
9 57 (2.67%) J2EE
10 39 (1.82%) .NET Framework
11 36 (1.68%) ActiveMQ
12 31 (1.45%) Spring
13 25 (1.17%) Classic ASP
14 21 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
15 17 (0.80%) SOAP
16 15 (0.70%) JDBC
16 15 (0.70%) WinForms
17 14 (0.65%) JMS
17 14 (0.65%) JSP
18 13 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 176 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (7.30%) Derivative
3 153 (7.16%) Equities
4 125 (5.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 124 (5.80%) Fixed Income
6 119 (5.57%) Computer Science
7 67 (3.13%) Hedge funds
8 54 (2.53%) Equity Derivative
9 42 (1.96%) SWIFT
10 40 (1.87%) Management Information System
11 37 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.64%) Client/Server
13 33 (1.54%) Mathematics
14 23 (1.08%) Open Source
15 15 (0.70%) Credit Risk
16 14 (0.65%) Life Science
17 13 (0.61%) Market Risk
18 12 (0.56%) Data Structures
18 12 (0.56%) Grid Computing
19 11 (0.51%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 718 (33.58%) Windows
2 594 (27.78%) UNIX
3 552 (25.82%) Linux
4 157 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (3.46%) Solaris
7 61 (2.85%) Windows 7
8 60 (2.81%) Windows XP
9 51 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (0.98%) AIX
11 21 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
12 19 (0.89%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.56%) CentOS
14 10 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.42%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.42%) Windows NT
16 6 (0.28%) Fedora
17 5 (0.23%) SUSE
17 5 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (20.58%) ITIL
2 181 (8.47%) CRM
3 109 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
4 96 (4.49%) Electronic Trading
5 92 (4.30%) Problem Management
5 92 (4.30%) Project Management
6 87 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
7 84 (3.93%) Asset Management
8 82 (3.84%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (3.84%) Service Delivery
9 75 (3.51%) Risk Management
10 67 (3.13%) Service Management
11 66 (3.09%) Investment Management
12 65 (3.04%) Change Management
12 65 (3.04%) Mentoring
13 63 (2.95%) E-Commerce
14 62 (2.90%) Release Management
15 55 (2.57%) Incident Management
16 52 (2.43%) Data Analysis
17 51 (2.39%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1377 (64.41%) SQL
2 397 (18.57%) Java
3 281 (13.14%) C#
4 261 (12.21%) Perl
5 170 (7.95%) T-SQL
6 155 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 147 (6.88%) Python
8 131 (6.13%) Shell Script
9 110 (5.14%) C++
10 98 (4.58%) VBA
10 98 (4.58%) VB
11 81 (3.79%) Bash Shell
12 57 (2.67%) PL/SQL
13 53 (2.48%) PowerShell
14 48 (2.25%) VB.NET
15 40 (1.87%) C
16 35 (1.64%) VBScript
17 33 (1.54%) VB6
18 19 (0.89%) Ruby
19 16 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 289 (13.52%) Degree
2 86 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
3 42 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (0.98%) MCP
5 19 (0.89%) MCSE
6 15 (0.70%) MCDBA
7 10 (0.47%) ISEB
7 10 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.42%) MCTS
9 8 (0.37%) MCSD
10 7 (0.33%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.33%) MOS
10 7 (0.33%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.28%) MCAD
12 5 (0.23%) HND
13 4 (0.19%) MCSA
14 3 (0.14%) CFA
15 2 (0.094%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.094%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.71%) SLA
2 57 (2.67%) QA
3 10 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.33%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.14%) HL7
9 2 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.094%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.047%) EMIR
10 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.047%) DICOM
System Software
1 92 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.47%) Terminal Services
4 7 (0.33%) ClearTrust
5 6 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.14%) Squid
6 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.14%) vSphere
7 2 (0.094%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.094%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.094%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.094%) KVM
7 2 (0.094%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.047%) UAG
Systems Management
1 36 (1.68%) Control-M
2 32 (1.50%) Puppet
3 19 (0.89%) OpenView
3 19 (0.89%) Tivoli
4 15 (0.70%) ITRS Geneos
5 12 (0.56%) Nagios
6 9 (0.42%) SCCM
7 8 (0.37%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 8 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (0.28%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.14%) OVSD
9 3 (0.14%) WSUS
9 3 (0.14%) Ansible
9 3 (0.14%) Opsview
10 2 (0.094%) RTView
10 2 (0.094%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.094%) Foglight
10 2 (0.094%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 529 (24.74%) Oracle
2 449 (21.00%) Microsoft
3 104 (4.86%) Sybase
4 75 (3.51%) Bloomberg
5 67 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 49 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
7 41 (1.92%) Sun
8 38 (1.78%) Business Objects
9 37 (1.73%) Citrix
10 36 (1.68%) thinkFolio
11 35 (1.64%) SunGard
12 33 (1.54%) IBM
13 31 (1.45%) SAP
14 29 (1.36%) Charles River
14 29 (1.36%) VMware
14 29 (1.36%) ServiceNow
15 28 (1.31%) Fidessa
16 27 (1.26%) Calypso
16 27 (1.26%) Reuters
17 26 (1.22%) Remedy
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, 27 days holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago