The median annual salary for an Applications Support Specialist was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 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 Specialist
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 251 324
Rank change year-on-year +27 +73  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 11 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.25% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 1
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.78%  
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -4.54% +7.31%  

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 4883 6102 9813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.24% 96.09% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17480 22846 34708
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

Applications Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Applications Support Specialist
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 Specialist in the City of London.

Salary trend for Applications Support Specialist in the City of London

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Specialist in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Applications Support Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (45.45%) Workflow
5 10 (45.45%) Data Transformation
5 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) VBScript
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (13.64%) Cognos
9 3 (13.64%) Siebel
9 3 (13.64%) SunGard
9 3 (13.64%) CODA
9 3 (13.64%) Documentum
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.64%) QA
9 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Support Specialist 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 3 (13.64%) Documentum
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Transformation
1 10 (45.45%) Workflow
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) SDLC
3 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) VBScript
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) CODA
2 3 (13.64%) Cognos
2 3 (13.64%) Siebel
2 3 (13.64%) SunGard
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago