The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 25 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 3 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.60% 4.07% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 4.15% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 185 241 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 98.40% 97.97% 99.49%
Number of salaries quoted 141 223 173
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% +13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon that featured Applications Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Croydon

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in Croydon

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Applications Support 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 Croydon region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Foglight
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Foglight
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds