Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Application Support Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 325 385
Rank change year-on-year +36 +60 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 37 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 28
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +29.41%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,400 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +11.76%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9680 11204 16347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8762 10214 14209
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in the City of London

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 32 (86.49%) Finance
2 28 (75.68%) Java
3 24 (64.86%) SQL
4 20 (54.05%) ITIL
5 19 (51.35%) Service Management
5 19 (51.35%) ITSM
5 19 (51.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (51.35%) FIX Protocol
6 14 (37.84%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) Oracle
7 10 (27.03%) Unix
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) Perl
9 8 (21.62%) XML
9 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.51%) Windows
12 4 (10.81%) Front Office
12 4 (10.81%) MetaTrader
13 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
13 3 (8.11%) Migration
14 2 (5.41%) Temenos
14 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
14 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
14 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
14 2 (5.41%) IBM

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MetaTrader
2 2 (5.41%) Temenos T24
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 32 (86.49%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Front Office
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (21.62%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Unix
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 19 (51.35%) ITSM
2 19 (51.35%) Root Cause Analysis
2 19 (51.35%) Service Management
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 1 (2.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Kanban
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Release Automation
5 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (2.70%) TDD
5 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
4 8 (21.62%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.41%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) Sybase
2 2 (5.41%) Temenos
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) OpenText
3 1 (2.70%) Siebel
3 1 (2.70%) Sun