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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 153 133 153
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 904 1065 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.14% 2.35% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.46% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 839 954 958
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +10 184 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Croydon +6 22 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +21 12 £31,000 - 3
Enfield 0 8 £24,750 -23.84%
Bromley +3 6 £19,000 -
Chiswick - 6 £46,500 -
Docklands, London +13 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Chessington +9 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Wimbledon - 2 £22,000 -
Canary Wharf +6 1 £68,000 +13.33%
Romford 0 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Westminster -4 1 £24,500 -71.17%
Mayfair - 1 £33,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £37,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1106 (60.24%) SQL
2 712 (38.78%) Finance
3 524 (28.54%) SQL Server
4 517 (28.16%) Windows
5 472 (25.71%) Oracle
6 462 (25.16%) Linux
7 421 (22.93%) ITIL
8 406 (22.11%) Unix
9 381 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 296 (16.12%) Degree
11 292 (15.90%) .NET
12 256 (13.94%) Java
13 251 (13.67%) SLA
14 218 (11.87%) Perl
15 216 (11.76%) Front Office
16 207 (11.27%) Banking
17 193 (10.51%) MS Excel
17 193 (10.51%) Windows Server
18 176 (9.59%) HTML
19 171 (9.31%) C#
20 164 (8.93%) JavaScript
20 164 (8.93%) XML
21 158 (8.61%) Investment Management
22 156 (8.50%) Web Services
23 146 (7.95%) CSS
24 143 (7.79%) CRM
24 143 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 143 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
25 137 (7.46%) Retail
26 134 (7.30%) Python

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 134 (7.30%) Tomcat
2 127 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 121 (6.59%) IIS
4 97 (5.28%) Apache
5 65 (3.54%) JBoss
6 44 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
7 38 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 38 (2.07%) WordPress
8 35 (1.91%) Confluence
9 31 (1.69%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.63%) Node.js
11 26 (1.42%) CMS
12 23 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 20 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (0.71%) Jadu
15 12 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 9 (0.49%) Drupal
16 9 (0.49%) MQSeries
17 8 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 193 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 120 (6.54%) MS Office
3 10 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.38%) Acrobat
5 7 (0.38%) MS Project
6 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.22%) Revit
8 3 (0.16%) MicroStation
8 3 (0.16%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 56 (3.05%) thinkFolio
2 46 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
3 45 (2.45%) Markit EDM
4 39 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 34 (1.85%) Eagle PACE
5 34 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
6 31 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
7 21 (1.14%) LatentZero
7 21 (1.14%) Salerio
8 16 (0.87%) ION MarketView
9 15 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
12 8 (0.44%) Misys Opics
13 7 (0.38%) Endur
13 7 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 6 (0.33%) Hi Portfolio
15 5 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
16 4 (0.22%) Maximo
16 4 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (3.10%) SaaS
3 31 (1.69%) Office 365
4 29 (1.58%) IaaS
5 16 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.76%) Joyent
7 7 (0.38%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.33%) GitHub
8 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.054%) FinancialForce.com
11 1 (0.054%) Force.com
11 1 (0.054%) PaaS
11 1 (0.054%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.27%) Firewall
2 54 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.45%) HTTP
4 43 (2.34%) DNS
5 31 (1.69%) Internet
6 29 (1.58%) Intranet
6 29 (1.58%) LDAP
7 23 (1.25%) NAS
8 19 (1.03%) FTP
9 17 (0.93%) SAN
10 16 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (0.49%) DHCP
12 8 (0.44%) LAN
13 7 (0.38%) Multicast
13 7 (0.38%) PuTTY
14 6 (0.33%) VPN
15 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
15 4 (0.22%) Unicast
15 4 (0.22%) Wireshark
16 3 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (28.54%) SQL Server
2 143 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 108 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 96 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 88 (4.79%) MySQL
6 73 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 70 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
8 64 (3.49%) Relational Database
9 63 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
10 54 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (2.40%) Oracle Discoverer
12 43 (2.34%) Oracle Database
13 39 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
15 28 (1.53%) RDBMS
16 26 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (0.93%) Redis
18 9 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
19 8 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 8 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 89 (4.85%) JIRA
2 43 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
3 38 (2.07%) Subversion
4 27 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.14%) Firebug
6 15 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (0.76%) ProC
8 11 (0.60%) TeamCity
9 9 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (0.49%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.38%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.33%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.16%) Toad
14 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.11%) Gradle
14 2 (0.11%) MSI
14 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 712 (38.78%) Finance
2 216 (11.76%) Front Office
3 207 (11.27%) Banking
4 137 (7.46%) Retail
5 89 (4.85%) Law
6 87 (4.74%) Back Office
7 75 (4.08%) Investment Banking
8 53 (2.89%) Legal
9 41 (2.23%) Publishing
10 40 (2.18%) Financial Institution
11 29 (1.58%) Advertising
12 27 (1.47%) Marketing
13 24 (1.31%) Telecoms
14 17 (0.93%) German Language
15 13 (0.71%) Billing
16 11 (0.60%) Games
17 9 (0.49%) Private Banking
18 8 (0.44%) French Language
19 6 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
20 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (15.90%) .NET
2 176 (9.59%) HTML
3 164 (8.93%) XML
4 156 (8.50%) Web Services
5 146 (7.95%) CSS
6 101 (5.50%) ASP.NET
7 96 (5.23%) FIX Protocol
8 62 (3.38%) SOAP
9 57 (3.10%) jQuery
10 53 (2.89%) REST
11 44 (2.40%) HTML5
12 41 (2.23%) CSS3
13 40 (2.18%) LAMP
14 26 (1.42%) Middleware
15 21 (1.14%) J2EE
16 16 (0.87%) ActiveMQ
17 15 (0.82%) Ajax
18 14 (0.76%) WCF
19 12 (0.65%) JMS
19 12 (0.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 143 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (6.86%) Computer Science
2 126 (6.86%) Equities
3 120 (6.54%) Fixed Income
4 114 (6.21%) Hedge funds
5 86 (4.68%) Derivative
6 75 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 37 (2.02%) SWIFT
9 36 (1.96%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.42%) Clustering
11 25 (1.36%) Fintech
12 24 (1.31%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.20%) Credit Risk
14 18 (0.98%) Blackberry
15 17 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
16 16 (0.87%) iPhone
17 14 (0.76%) Mobile App
18 10 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 517 (28.16%) Windows
2 462 (25.16%) Linux
3 406 (22.11%) Unix
4 193 (10.51%) Windows Server
5 68 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (3.38%) Solaris
7 59 (3.21%) Windows 7
8 56 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (2.02%) Android
11 32 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (1.14%) Apple iOS
13 15 (0.82%) AIX
14 14 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
15 13 (0.71%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.60%) CentOS
17 9 (0.49%) Windows 10
18 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.27%) Fedora
20 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (22.93%) ITIL
2 158 (8.61%) Investment Management
3 143 (7.79%) CRM
4 131 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 106 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 99 (5.39%) Service Management
7 90 (4.90%) Asset Management
8 86 (4.68%) Incident Management
9 83 (4.52%) ERP
10 80 (4.36%) Project Management
11 79 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
12 78 (4.25%) Change Management
12 78 (4.25%) Wealth Management
13 73 (3.98%) Time Management
14 68 (3.70%) Business Analysis
15 67 (3.65%) Electronic Trading
16 60 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 59 (3.21%) Service Delivery
18 57 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
19 56 (3.05%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1106 (60.24%) SQL
2 256 (13.94%) Java
3 218 (11.87%) Perl
4 171 (9.31%) C#
5 164 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 134 (7.30%) Python
7 132 (7.19%) PL/SQL
8 113 (6.15%) Bash Shell
9 107 (5.83%) PowerShell
10 97 (5.28%) T-SQL
11 81 (4.41%) PHP
12 62 (3.38%) Shell Script
13 47 (2.56%) VBA
14 41 (2.23%) C++
15 37 (2.02%) Ruby
16 30 (1.63%) VB
17 29 (1.58%) VB.NET
18 28 (1.53%) C
19 26 (1.42%) Korn
20 12 (0.65%) AWK
Qualifications
1 296 (16.12%) Degree
2 60 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (0.87%) ISTQB
3 16 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 16 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (0.60%) PMI Certification
5 11 (0.60%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.54%) MCSA
7 9 (0.49%) MCP
7 9 (0.49%) PMP
7 9 (0.49%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.22%) RHCE
9 3 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.16%) MCSE
10 1 (0.054%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.054%) CCNA
10 1 (0.054%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.054%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.054%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (13.67%) SLA
2 100 (5.45%) QA
3 7 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.22%) COBIT
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.054%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (5.12%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.58%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.98%) XenApp
6 14 (0.76%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.33%) DFS Replication
8 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.22%) Xen
9 3 (0.16%) Squid
10 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 113 (6.15%) Puppet
2 74 (4.03%) Control-M
3 38 (2.07%) Nagios
4 35 (1.91%) SCCM
5 32 (1.74%) OpenView
6 24 (1.31%) OpenAM
7 20 (1.09%) logstash
8 14 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.33%) Ansible
10 6 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.16%) SCOM
11 3 (0.16%) WSUS
12 2 (0.11%) Casper Suite
12 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.11%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.054%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.054%) Kibana
13 1 (0.054%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.054%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 472 (25.71%) Oracle
2 381 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 78 (4.25%) VMware
4 76 (4.14%) Salesforce.com
5 75 (4.08%) Charles River
6 73 (3.98%) Red Hat
7 65 (3.54%) Bloomberg
8 61 (3.32%) IBM
9 60 (3.27%) Citrix
10 59 (3.21%) Sybase
11 56 (3.05%) Sun
12 47 (2.56%) Retek
13 43 (2.34%) MuleSoft
14 42 (2.29%) Demandware
15 37 (2.02%) Reuters
16 35 (1.91%) HP
17 33 (1.80%) Vermilion
18 32 (1.74%) iManage
19 25 (1.36%) SAP
20 22 (1.20%) Remedy
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £45K + Outstanding Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: circa £50,000-£60,000pa
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £20,000 - £38,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago