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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 130 128 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 909 949 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.19% 2.25% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.39% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 826 850 828
Average salary £45,625 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.27% -1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +6.55%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
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 £77,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -46 215 £47,500 - 47
Bromley +33 13 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Croydon +14 10 £32,500 +4.00%
Docklands, London - 7 £40,000 - 1
Mayfair - 5 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 5 £35,000 -
Paddington - 4 - -
Canary Wharf +23 3 £60,000 -
Romford -6 3 £28,000 -6.66%
Beckenham - 3 £36,500 -
Uxbridge -7 2 £35,500 -5.33%
Upminster +2 1 £22,500 -23.72%
Surbiton -6 1 £70,000 +191.66%
Grays - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Support
England

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1346 (66.11%) SQL
2 855 (41.99%) Finance
3 685 (33.64%) Windows
4 612 (30.06%) SQL Server
5 584 (28.68%) UNIX
6 532 (26.13%) Linux
7 510 (25.05%) Oracle
8 427 (20.97%) Microsoft
9 392 (19.25%) ITIL
10 382 (18.76%) Java
11 373 (18.32%) Front Office
12 361 (17.73%) .NET
13 338 (16.60%) Banking
14 284 (13.95%) Degree
15 278 (13.65%) C#
16 262 (12.87%) MS Excel
17 259 (12.72%) Perl
18 210 (10.31%) IIS
19 181 (8.89%) Investment Banking
20 165 (8.10%) T-SQL
21 161 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
22 147 (7.22%) FIX Protocol
23 144 (7.07%) Derivative
23 144 (7.07%) CRM
24 137 (6.73%) Shell Script
25 136 (6.68%) Python
25 136 (6.68%) Equities
26 135 (6.63%) MS Office
27 134 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
28 133 (6.53%) JavaScript

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 210 (10.31%) IIS
2 129 (6.34%) Tomcat
3 119 (5.84%) SharePoint
4 73 (3.59%) Apache
5 68 (3.34%) WebSphere
6 54 (2.65%) JBoss
7 27 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
9 25 (1.23%) WorkSite
10 23 (1.13%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.03%) MQSeries
12 17 (0.83%) Confluence
12 17 (0.83%) Node.js
13 14 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
13 14 (0.69%) CMS
14 10 (0.49%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.44%) MS Exchange
16 8 (0.39%) Jetty
17 6 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
17 6 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 262 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 135 (6.63%) MS Office
3 15 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
3 15 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.098%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.098%) Stata
5 2 (0.098%) SPSS
5 2 (0.098%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.049%) Mingle
6 1 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 50 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.98%) ION MarketView
3 14 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.69%) Endur
3 14 (0.69%) Markit EDM
3 14 (0.69%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 13 (0.64%) Kondor+
4 13 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.49%) IntelliMatch
7 9 (0.44%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 9 (0.44%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.34%) SAP SRM
8 7 (0.34%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 7 (0.34%) Advent Moxy
9 6 (0.29%) RMDS
9 6 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 62 (3.05%) SaaS
2 4 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.20%) Joyent
2 4 (0.20%) IaaS
3 2 (0.098%) PaaS
3 2 (0.098%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.098%) Office 365
4 1 (0.049%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.03%) Internet
2 53 (2.60%) Firewall
3 43 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.06%) HTTP
5 37 (1.82%) FTP
6 32 (1.57%) Intranet
7 30 (1.47%) WAN
7 30 (1.47%) LAN
8 19 (0.93%) DNS
9 11 (0.54%) DHCP
9 11 (0.54%) SSH
10 10 (0.49%) SSL
10 10 (0.49%) LDAP
11 7 (0.34%) Extranet
12 6 (0.29%) Wireless
12 6 (0.29%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.29%) Multicast
13 5 (0.25%) Telnet
14 4 (0.20%) VPN
15 3 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (30.06%) SQL Server
2 119 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (4.81%) Oracle Database
5 68 (3.34%) Relational Database
6 67 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 64 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (2.60%) MySQL
9 49 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 45 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
12 35 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 27 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
14 21 (1.03%) DB2
15 16 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (0.69%) Data Mining
16 14 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
17 13 (0.64%) MS Access
17 13 (0.64%) Essbase
18 5 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (1.87%) JIRA
2 28 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 18 (0.88%) Subversion
3 18 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 17 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.29%) Maven
7 6 (0.29%) Toad
8 5 (0.25%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.20%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.20%) Firebug
10 3 (0.15%) Hudson
10 3 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.15%) WinDbg
10 3 (0.15%) MSI
10 3 (0.15%) JUnit
11 2 (0.098%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.098%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.098%) Oracle Forms
General
1 855 (41.99%) Finance
2 373 (18.32%) Front Office
3 338 (16.60%) Banking
4 181 (8.89%) Investment Banking
5 93 (4.57%) Retail
6 90 (4.42%) Law
7 84 (4.13%) Legal
8 81 (3.98%) Back Office
9 49 (2.41%) Financial Institution
10 34 (1.67%) Publishing
11 31 (1.52%) German Language
12 29 (1.42%) Telecoms
13 22 (1.08%) Marketing
14 21 (1.03%) French Language
15 20 (0.98%) Billing
15 20 (0.98%) Advertising
15 20 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.59%) Spanish Language
17 9 (0.44%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.34%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (17.73%) .NET
2 147 (7.22%) FIX Protocol
3 131 (6.43%) XML
4 123 (6.04%) HTML
5 113 (5.55%) ASP.NET
6 93 (4.57%) Web Services
7 90 (4.42%) Middleware
8 66 (3.24%) CSS
9 63 (3.09%) J2EE
10 34 (1.67%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
12 25 (1.23%) Classic ASP
13 23 (1.13%) Spring
14 19 (0.93%) JDBC
15 18 (0.88%) WinForms
15 18 (0.88%) XSLT
16 17 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (0.79%) WCF
18 14 (0.69%) SOAP
18 14 (0.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 161 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (7.07%) Derivative
3 136 (6.68%) Equities
4 129 (6.34%) Fixed Income
5 128 (6.29%) Computer Science
6 119 (5.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 90 (4.42%) Hedge funds
8 51 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
9 39 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 38 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
11 37 (1.82%) SWIFT
12 35 (1.72%) Mathematics
13 27 (1.33%) Client/Server
14 23 (1.13%) Grid Computing
15 21 (1.03%) CMDB
16 14 (0.69%) Credit Derivative
16 14 (0.69%) Open Source
17 13 (0.64%) Life Science
17 13 (0.64%) Credit Risk
18 12 (0.59%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 685 (33.64%) Windows
2 584 (28.68%) UNIX
3 532 (26.13%) Linux
4 134 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 66 (3.24%) Solaris
7 57 (2.80%) Windows XP
8 52 (2.55%) Windows 7
9 51 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 22 (1.08%) AIX
11 22 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.49%) CentOS
13 10 (0.49%) Windows Vista
13 10 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.44%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.34%) SUSE
16 6 (0.29%) Debian
17 5 (0.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (19.25%) ITIL
2 144 (7.07%) CRM
3 101 (4.96%) Root Cause Analysis
4 92 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
5 83 (4.08%) Problem Management
6 79 (3.88%) Electronic Trading
7 75 (3.68%) Project Management
8 72 (3.54%) Asset Management
9 69 (3.39%) E-Commerce
10 68 (3.34%) Risk Management
11 67 (3.29%) Mentoring
11 67 (3.29%) Change Management
12 65 (3.19%) Investment Management
13 64 (3.14%) Release Management
14 61 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
15 57 (2.80%) Service Delivery
16 55 (2.70%) Service Management
17 44 (2.16%) Data Analysis
18 41 (2.01%) Workflow
18 41 (2.01%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1346 (66.11%) SQL
2 382 (18.76%) Java
3 278 (13.65%) C#
4 259 (12.72%) Perl
5 165 (8.10%) T-SQL
6 137 (6.73%) Shell Script
7 136 (6.68%) Python
8 133 (6.53%) JavaScript
9 115 (5.65%) C++
10 85 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 82 (4.03%) VB
12 80 (3.93%) VBA
13 53 (2.60%) PowerShell
14 52 (2.55%) PL/SQL
15 35 (1.72%) VBScript
16 34 (1.67%) VB.NET
16 34 (1.67%) C
17 24 (1.18%) VB6
18 18 (0.88%) Ruby
19 17 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 284 (13.95%) Degree
2 77 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
3 35 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (1.18%) MCP
5 13 (0.64%) MCSE
6 11 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (0.54%) MCSD
7 9 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 9 (0.44%) MCDBA
8 8 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.29%) MCAD
9 6 (0.29%) ISEB
9 6 (0.29%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.25%) MCPD
11 4 (0.20%) MOS
11 4 (0.20%) MCSA
11 4 (0.20%) HND
12 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.15%) MCTS
13 2 (0.098%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.91%) SLA
2 66 (3.24%) QA
3 7 (0.34%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.20%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.049%) HL7
7 1 (0.049%) DICOM
7 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.049%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.59%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.29%) ClearTrust
4 6 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (0.20%) Squid
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.098%) KVM
8 1 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.049%) vSphere
8 1 (0.049%) UAG
Systems Management
1 31 (1.52%) Puppet
2 30 (1.47%) Control-M
3 18 (0.88%) OpenView
4 16 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 11 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
6 11 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.39%) Nagios
8 7 (0.34%) Zenoss
9 6 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.29%) Ansible
10 5 (0.25%) SCCM
10 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.20%) WSUS
12 3 (0.15%) Opsview
13 2 (0.098%) OVSD
13 2 (0.098%) RTView
13 2 (0.098%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (0.049%) nmon
14 1 (0.049%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 510 (25.05%) Oracle
2 427 (20.97%) Microsoft
3 103 (5.06%) Sybase
4 82 (4.03%) Bloomberg
5 61 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 40 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 39 (1.92%) Citrix
8 37 (1.82%) Sun
9 34 (1.67%) IBM
10 33 (1.62%) Business Objects
10 33 (1.62%) SunGard
11 31 (1.52%) thinkFolio
12 28 (1.38%) ION Trading
12 28 (1.38%) ServiceNow
13 27 (1.33%) Reuters
13 27 (1.33%) Charles River
14 25 (1.23%) VMware
15 24 (1.18%) Calypso
16 23 (1.13%) TIBCO
16 23 (1.13%) SAP
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + great company
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Life Insurance and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago