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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 141 144 122
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1040 918 1229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.10% 2.02% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 2.15% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 936 823 1089
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 388 £48,000 -4.00% 44
Croydon -8 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Harrow -2 6 £35,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £35,000 -
Romford - 2 £28,000 -
Stanmore - 2 £33,000 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £37,500 +56.25%
Docklands, London +1 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £35,000 -
Upminster - 1 £29,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £37,500 -
Enfield - 1 £22,000 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1323 (66.48%) SQL
2 799 (40.15%) Finance
3 629 (31.61%) UNIX
4 607 (30.50%) Windows
5 559 (28.09%) SQL Server
6 552 (27.74%) Oracle
7 499 (25.08%) Linux
8 452 (22.71%) Java
9 391 (19.65%) Banking
10 384 (19.30%) Front Office
11 330 (16.58%) ITIL
12 316 (15.88%) Degree
13 299 (15.03%) Microsoft
14 277 (13.92%) .NET
15 254 (12.76%) MS Excel
16 252 (12.66%) Perl
17 218 (10.95%) C#
18 191 (9.60%) Derivative
19 172 (8.64%) Python
20 171 (8.59%) Investment Banking
21 169 (8.49%) XML
22 165 (8.29%) HTML
23 160 (8.04%) Equities
24 159 (7.99%) T-SQL
25 155 (7.79%) Sybase
25 155 (7.79%) Computer Science
26 151 (7.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 139 (6.98%) Solaris
28 136 (6.83%) Fixed Income
29 132 (6.63%) Oracle Database

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 128 (6.43%) IIS
2 105 (5.28%) Tomcat
3 92 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 90 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 64 (3.22%) Apache
6 52 (2.61%) WebLogic
7 32 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 28 (1.41%) CMS
9 21 (1.06%) WebSphere Process Server
10 16 (0.80%) Confluence
11 15 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
13 13 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.65%) Jetty
14 12 (0.60%) MQSeries
15 11 (0.55%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.55%) Drupal
16 10 (0.50%) Documentum
17 8 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.35%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 254 (12.76%) MS Excel
2 114 (5.73%) MS Office
3 20 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.20%) ProjectWise
7 3 (0.15%) MS Project
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.10%) Stata
9 1 (0.050%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 31 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.21%) ION MarketView
3 20 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 20 (1.01%) LatentZero
4 16 (0.80%) Misys Opics
4 16 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (0.80%) RMDS
5 15 (0.75%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 14 (0.70%) IntelliMatch
7 13 (0.65%) Maximo
8 10 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.45%) HFM
10 8 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.35%) Academy Housing
11 7 (0.35%) Endur
12 6 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (0.30%) arcHouse
13 5 (0.25%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
14 4 (0.20%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.41%) SaaS
2 6 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.15%) GitHub
3 3 (0.15%) Force.com
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.050%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 70 (3.52%) Internet
3 29 (1.46%) Intranet
4 28 (1.41%) Firewall
5 24 (1.21%) HTTP
6 21 (1.06%) DNS
7 19 (0.95%) LDAP
8 15 (0.75%) DHCP
9 10 (0.50%) SAN
10 9 (0.45%) SSL
10 9 (0.45%) SMS
11 8 (0.40%) Multicast
11 8 (0.40%) FTP
11 8 (0.40%) LAN
11 8 (0.40%) SMTP
11 8 (0.40%) Extranet
12 6 (0.30%) ATM
12 6 (0.30%) BGP
13 5 (0.25%) WAN
14 3 (0.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 559 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 132 (6.63%) Oracle Database
3 106 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 103 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 85 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 72 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 71 (3.57%) MySQL
9 54 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
10 47 (2.36%) KDB
11 44 (2.21%) RDBMS
12 34 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
13 30 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
14 28 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (1.26%) MS Access
17 21 (1.06%) DB2
18 19 (0.95%) Data Mining
19 18 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (1.56%) JUnit
1 31 (1.56%) Subversion
2 29 (1.46%) JIRA
3 25 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 14 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (0.65%) Ant
6 12 (0.60%) Maven
7 11 (0.55%) Hudson
7 11 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.45%) JMeter
9 9 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
9 9 (0.45%) Selenium
10 8 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
11 7 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.35%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.25%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.20%) FitNesse
General
1 799 (40.15%) Finance
2 391 (19.65%) Banking
3 384 (19.30%) Front Office
4 171 (8.59%) Investment Banking
5 103 (5.18%) Back Office
6 51 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 51 (2.56%) Retail
7 44 (2.21%) Law
8 38 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 35 (1.76%) Legal
10 30 (1.51%) Advertising
11 28 (1.41%) Marketing
12 22 (1.11%) Publishing
13 21 (1.06%) Billing
14 14 (0.70%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.70%) Automotive
15 11 (0.55%) International Banking
16 9 (0.45%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.40%) German Language
17 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (13.92%) .NET
2 169 (8.49%) XML
3 165 (8.29%) HTML
4 94 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 91 (4.57%) J2EE
6 86 (4.32%) Web Services
7 83 (4.17%) Spring
8 67 (3.37%) Middleware
9 65 (3.27%) CSS
10 59 (2.96%) Hibernate
11 43 (2.16%) WPF
12 40 (2.01%) SOAP
13 36 (1.81%) HTML5
13 36 (1.81%) Struts
14 31 (1.56%) jQuery
15 29 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
16 27 (1.36%) JSP
16 27 (1.36%) .NET Framework
17 22 (1.11%) JMS
18 19 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 191 (9.60%) Derivative
2 160 (8.04%) Equities
3 155 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 151 (7.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 136 (6.83%) Fixed Income
6 106 (5.33%) Hedge funds
7 63 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
8 42 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (2.11%) SWIFT
9 40 (2.01%) Client/Server
10 38 (1.91%) Management Information System
11 36 (1.81%) Credit Risk
12 33 (1.66%) Statistics
13 27 (1.36%) Market Risk
14 25 (1.26%) Credit Derivative
15 18 (0.90%) Mathematics
16 17 (0.85%) CMDB
17 15 (0.75%) Grid Computing
18 13 (0.65%) NHS
18 13 (0.65%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 629 (31.61%) UNIX
2 607 (30.50%) Windows
3 499 (25.08%) Linux
4 139 (6.98%) Solaris
5 97 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (2.91%) Windows XP
7 58 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 56 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.90%) SUSE
10 15 (0.75%) AIX
11 14 (0.70%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.25%) HPUX
13 5 (0.25%) CentOS
13 5 (0.25%) Android
14 4 (0.20%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (16.58%) ITIL
2 115 (5.78%) Investment Management
3 105 (5.28%) Asset Management
4 86 (4.32%) Service Delivery
5 83 (4.17%) Project Management
6 82 (4.12%) Problem Management
7 81 (4.07%) Risk Management
8 80 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
9 77 (3.87%) CRM
10 75 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
11 74 (3.72%) Service Management
12 68 (3.42%) E-Commerce
12 68 (3.42%) Change Management
13 65 (3.27%) Low Latency
14 63 (3.17%) Algorithmic Trading
15 50 (2.51%) Incident Management
16 49 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (2.36%) Workflow
17 47 (2.36%) Release Management
18 44 (2.21%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1323 (66.48%) SQL
2 452 (22.71%) Java
3 252 (12.66%) Perl
4 218 (10.95%) C#
5 172 (8.64%) Python
6 159 (7.99%) T-SQL
7 130 (6.53%) Shell Script
8 121 (6.08%) JavaScript
9 94 (4.72%) VBA
10 84 (4.22%) VB
11 79 (3.97%) PL/SQL
12 74 (3.72%) C++
13 71 (3.57%) PowerShell
14 67 (3.37%) Bash Shell
15 50 (2.51%) PHP
16 45 (2.26%) VBScript
17 43 (2.16%) C
18 32 (1.61%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.80%) Groovy
20 9 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 316 (15.88%) Degree
2 82 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
3 44 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.16%) MCP
5 17 (0.85%) MCSE
6 12 (0.60%) MCITP
7 9 (0.45%) MCSA
8 7 (0.35%) HND
9 6 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.15%) MCTS
11 2 (0.10%) CIPD
11 2 (0.10%) MCT
11 2 (0.10%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.10%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.10%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.10%) CCNA
12 1 (0.050%) CIMA
12 1 (0.050%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.050%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.97%) SLA
2 78 (3.92%) QA
3 15 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.55%) COBIT
5 6 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.050%) EMIR
System Software
1 100 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.95%) XenApp
3 12 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.40%) Terminal Services
5 7 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (0.30%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.15%) Squid
8 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.10%) vSphere
8 2 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.10%) Snort
8 2 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (1.21%) Control-M
2 16 (0.80%) SCCM
2 16 (0.80%) Tivoli
3 12 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
4 9 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (0.25%) OpenView
7 4 (0.20%) WMI
7 4 (0.20%) Puppet
7 4 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.20%) Nagios
8 3 (0.15%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.10%) SCOM
9 2 (0.10%) Munin
9 2 (0.10%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.10%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.050%) WSUS
10 1 (0.050%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 552 (27.74%) Oracle
2 299 (15.03%) Microsoft
3 155 (7.79%) Sybase
4 87 (4.37%) Red Hat
5 70 (3.52%) JBoss
6 68 (3.42%) Citrix
7 63 (3.17%) Sun
8 50 (2.51%) VMware
8 50 (2.51%) IBM
9 49 (2.46%) Charles River
10 46 (2.31%) Reuters
11 44 (2.21%) Fidessa
12 42 (2.11%) ION Trading
13 41 (2.06%) Bloomberg
14 40 (2.01%) thinkFolio
15 33 (1.66%) Brady
16 28 (1.41%) TIBCO
17 27 (1.36%) Business Objects
18 23 (1.16%) Tableau
18 23 (1.16%) Sophis
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS,LIFE INSURANCE,PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago