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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 126 145 147
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1023 1059 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.39% 2.16% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.30% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 904 989 795
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
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
40032 46094 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33828 38605 34886
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 29 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 29 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 -29 214 £47,500 -2.06% 23
Docklands, London +25 17 £47,500 -
Uxbridge - 8 £37,500 -
Croydon +6 6 £30,000 -20.00%
Chessington - 5 £32,500 - 1
Bromley +15 2 £19,000 -55.29%
Romford -6 2 £33,750 +12.50%
Hackney - 2 £33,027 -
Wimbledon - 2 £41,500 -
Harrow +1 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Ruislip - 1 £40,000 -
Enfield - 1 £32,500 -
Finchley - 1 £31,500 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Westminster - 1 £85,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 1300 (66.80%) SQL
2 818 (42.03%) Finance
3 720 (37.00%) Windows
4 601 (30.88%) SQL Server
5 584 (30.01%) UNIX
6 500 (25.69%) Linux
7 470 (24.15%) Oracle
8 382 (19.63%) ITIL
9 350 (17.99%) Microsoft
10 345 (17.73%) Front Office
11 312 (16.03%) Java
12 308 (15.83%) Perl
13 298 (15.31%) .NET
14 281 (14.44%) Banking
15 259 (13.31%) MS Excel
16 257 (13.21%) Degree
17 219 (11.25%) C#
18 211 (10.84%) Fixed Income
19 190 (9.76%) XML
20 188 (9.66%) Python
21 187 (9.61%) Equities
22 181 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
23 179 (9.20%) IIS
24 172 (8.84%) JavaScript
25 160 (8.22%) FIX Protocol
26 156 (8.02%) Hedge funds
27 152 (7.81%) Derivative
28 147 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
29 145 (7.45%) Investment Banking
30 139 (7.14%) Sybase

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 179 (9.20%) IIS
2 92 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 90 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 57 (2.93%) Apache
5 25 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 25 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 23 (1.18%) JBoss
7 22 (1.13%) WorkSite
8 21 (1.08%) MS Exchange
9 18 (0.92%) Confluence
10 16 (0.82%) MQSeries
11 14 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.41%) CMS
13 8 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
15 6 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 259 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 111 (5.70%) MS Office
3 12 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.26%) MS Project
5 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.051%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.051%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 50 (2.57%) thinkFolio
2 33 (1.70%) Markit EDM
3 31 (1.59%) Endur
3 31 (1.59%) ION MarketView
4 27 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
6 17 (0.87%) RMDS
7 16 (0.82%) LatentZero
8 14 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 11 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
11 9 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
12 8 (0.41%) ACBS
13 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (0.31%) Adaptiv
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle AGIS
14 5 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
14 5 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
14 5 (0.26%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.42%) SaaS
2 14 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.15%) Force.com
4 3 (0.15%) Office 365
5 2 (0.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.051%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.051%) IaaS
6 1 (0.051%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.65%) TCP/IP
2 45 (2.31%) DNS
3 43 (2.21%) Internet
4 40 (2.06%) LAN
4 40 (2.06%) WAN
5 32 (1.64%) Firewall
6 23 (1.18%) HTTP
6 23 (1.18%) DHCP
7 21 (1.08%) FTP
8 12 (0.62%) Intranet
9 10 (0.51%) VPN
9 10 (0.51%) WebEx
10 7 (0.36%) SSL
11 6 (0.31%) VoIP
11 6 (0.31%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.31%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.21%) VLAN
12 4 (0.21%) LDAP
12 4 (0.21%) PBX
13 2 (0.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 101 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 100 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (3.29%) Oracle Database
6 48 (2.47%) MySQL
7 47 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 44 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 40 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 34 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
11 29 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (1.18%) KDB
13 17 (0.87%) MongoDB
13 17 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (0.77%) DB2
15 13 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (0.62%) IDOL
16 12 (0.62%) NoSQL
17 11 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (2.93%) JIRA
2 33 (1.70%) Visual Studio
3 27 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (0.87%) Jenkins
4 17 (0.87%) Subversion
4 17 (0.87%) Maven
5 12 (0.62%) Git (software)
5 12 (0.62%) TeamCity
6 10 (0.51%) JUnit
7 9 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.41%) Toad
9 6 (0.31%) JMeter
9 6 (0.31%) Selenium
10 5 (0.26%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
10 5 (0.26%) MSI
10 5 (0.26%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.21%) InstallShield
11 4 (0.21%) WinDbg
General
1 818 (42.03%) Finance
2 345 (17.73%) Front Office
3 281 (14.44%) Banking
4 145 (7.45%) Investment Banking
5 138 (7.09%) Back Office
6 96 (4.93%) Legal
7 83 (4.27%) Retail
8 60 (3.08%) Law
9 40 (2.06%) Financial Institution
10 38 (1.95%) Publishing
11 19 (0.98%) Marketing
12 16 (0.82%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.77%) German Language
13 15 (0.77%) Advertising
14 13 (0.67%) Private Banking
15 11 (0.57%) French Language
16 9 (0.46%) Billing
16 9 (0.46%) Games
17 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.26%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (15.31%) .NET
2 190 (9.76%) XML
3 160 (8.22%) FIX Protocol
4 138 (7.09%) HTML
5 89 (4.57%) Web Services
6 88 (4.52%) ASP.NET
7 68 (3.49%) CSS
8 61 (3.13%) J2EE
8 61 (3.13%) Middleware
9 35 (1.80%) jQuery
10 30 (1.54%) Spring
11 28 (1.44%) XSLT
12 26 (1.34%) CSS3
13 22 (1.13%) HTML5
14 21 (1.08%) JSON
15 19 (0.98%) CGI
15 19 (0.98%) .NET Framework
16 18 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
17 17 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (0.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 211 (10.84%) Fixed Income
2 187 (9.61%) Equities
3 181 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 156 (8.02%) Hedge funds
5 152 (7.81%) Derivative
6 147 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 131 (6.73%) Computer Science
8 83 (4.27%) Management Information System
9 45 (2.31%) Mathematics
10 38 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
11 31 (1.59%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.13%) SWIFT
12 22 (1.13%) Grid Computing
13 20 (1.03%) CMDB
14 15 (0.77%) Credit Risk
15 14 (0.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 13 (0.67%) Credit Derivative
17 12 (0.62%) N-Tier
18 11 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 720 (37.00%) Windows
2 584 (30.01%) UNIX
3 500 (25.69%) Linux
4 99 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (2.21%) Windows 7
8 37 (1.90%) Solaris
9 28 (1.44%) Windows XP
9 28 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 12 (0.62%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.51%) AIX
13 9 (0.46%) SUSE
14 8 (0.41%) CentOS
14 8 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.36%) Fedora
15 7 (0.36%) Debian
16 6 (0.31%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (19.63%) ITIL
2 138 (7.09%) CRM
3 119 (6.12%) Investment Management
4 116 (5.96%) Asset Management
5 93 (4.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 92 (4.73%) Change Management
7 88 (4.52%) Project Management
8 87 (4.47%) Problem Management
9 81 (4.16%) Service Delivery
10 73 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (3.49%) Electronic Trading
12 67 (3.44%) Service Management
13 62 (3.19%) E-Commerce
14 61 (3.13%) Data Management
14 61 (3.13%) Incident Management
15 57 (2.93%) Time Management
16 55 (2.83%) Risk Management
17 54 (2.77%) Workflow
18 51 (2.62%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (2.36%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1300 (66.80%) SQL
2 312 (16.03%) Java
3 308 (15.83%) Perl
4 219 (11.25%) C#
5 188 (9.66%) Python
6 172 (8.84%) JavaScript
7 138 (7.09%) T-SQL
8 136 (6.99%) Shell Script
9 111 (5.70%) PowerShell
10 81 (4.16%) Bash Shell
11 76 (3.91%) C++
12 74 (3.80%) VB
13 65 (3.34%) PL/SQL
13 65 (3.34%) VBA
14 49 (2.52%) PHP
15 37 (1.90%) VBScript
16 36 (1.85%) Korn
17 25 (1.28%) Ruby
18 24 (1.23%) C
19 17 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 257 (13.21%) Degree
2 70 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
3 30 (1.54%) MCP
4 26 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.67%) MCPD
6 12 (0.62%) MCSD
7 10 (0.51%) MCSE
7 10 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (0.51%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.41%) MCSA
9 6 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.15%) HNC
12 3 (0.15%) HND
12 3 (0.15%) OCA
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.10%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.051%) PMP
14 1 (0.051%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (4.62%) SLA
2 75 (3.85%) QA
3 12 (0.62%) COBIT
4 9 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.10%) Basel III
6 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.51%) XenDesktop
3 9 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.21%) Squid
5 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.21%) XenApp
6 1 (0.051%) vSphere
6 1 (0.051%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.051%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.051%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.051%) Samba
Systems Management
1 41 (2.11%) Puppet
2 29 (1.49%) Nagios
3 27 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.13%) Control-M
5 15 (0.77%) WSUS
5 15 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (0.62%) OpenView
7 11 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
8 9 (0.46%) AirWatch
8 9 (0.46%) Ansible
9 6 (0.31%) SCCM
10 5 (0.26%) logstash
10 5 (0.26%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.26%) Zenoss
10 5 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.10%) Dollar Universe
11 2 (0.10%) Opsview
12 1 (0.051%) SCOM
12 1 (0.051%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 470 (24.15%) Oracle
2 350 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 139 (7.14%) Sybase
4 78 (4.01%) Bloomberg
5 70 (3.60%) Citrix
6 56 (2.88%) Reuters
7 43 (2.21%) HP
8 41 (2.11%) Sun
9 36 (1.85%) Fidessa
9 36 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 32 (1.64%) SAP
11 32 (1.64%) ION Trading
12 31 (1.59%) OpenLink
13 27 (1.39%) Business Objects
14 25 (1.28%) VMware
14 25 (1.28%) IBM
15 20 (1.03%) Dell
16 19 (0.98%) ServiceNow
16 19 (0.98%) SunGard
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£48,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000k- £50,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago