The median annual salary for a Applications Support Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 207 244 307
Rank change year-on-year +37 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 11 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 6
Median salary £45,000 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +9.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4868 6762 9714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.63% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 6044 8273
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in the City of London

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in the City of London

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in the City of London

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Applications Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Unix
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (40.00%) Perl
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) XML
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (35.00%) J2EE
7 7 (35.00%) JBoss
7 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
7 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 5 (25.00%) Apache
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) DevOps
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (20.00%) QA

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) JBoss
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eze OMS
1 1 (5.00%) LatentZero
1 1 (5.00%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JMeter
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) High-Frequency Trading
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Charles River
4 1 (5.00%) Eze Software Group
4 1 (5.00%) Fidessa
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