The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 230 297
Rank change year-on-year +18 +67  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 15 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 10
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,875 £64,625 £45,125
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  

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 4898 6124 9661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.31% 96.12% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17470 22914 34195
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) Finance
3 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (44.44%) ITIL
5 12 (44.44%) Java
6 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) Service Management
8 8 (29.63%) ITSM
8 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (29.63%) MetaTrader
9 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.93%) J2EE
9 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.93%) Unix
9 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 7 (25.93%) JBoss
9 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) MySQL
10 6 (22.22%) Migration
10 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (18.52%) Back Office
11 5 (18.52%) Release Management
11 5 (18.52%) T-SQL

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 7 (25.93%) JBoss
1 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
1 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MetaTrader
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Back Office
3 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (25.93%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) ITSM
2 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.70%) High Availability
8 1 (3.70%) High-Frequency Trading
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
4 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
5 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.11%) C#
8 3 (11.11%) PHP 5
8 3 (11.11%) Python
9 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Sun
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