Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 665 616 692
Rank change year-on-year -49 +76 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 179 230 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 167 213 196
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,300 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in London

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in London

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in London

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +34 54 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West London +24 8 £35,000 -
East London +4 3 £50,000 -9.91%
South London +10 1 £40,000 +81.82% 2
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 115 (64.25%) SQL
2 90 (50.28%) Linux
3 77 (43.02%) Finance
4 67 (37.43%) Java
5 58 (32.40%) Windows
6 51 (28.49%) ITIL
7 48 (26.82%) Python
8 45 (25.14%) SQL Server
9 32 (17.88%) Shell Script
10 31 (17.32%) Service Management
10 31 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (17.32%) Windows Server
11 28 (15.64%) JavaScript
11 28 (15.64%) Perl
11 28 (15.64%) Tomcat
12 27 (15.08%) C#
12 27 (15.08%) Oracle
12 27 (15.08%) Degree
13 26 (14.53%) .NET
14 25 (13.97%) Apache
15 24 (13.41%) PowerShell
16 23 (12.85%) FIX Protocol
16 23 (12.85%) IIS
17 22 (12.29%) Unix
17 22 (12.29%) Problem Management
18 20 (11.17%) Algorithmic Trading
18 20 (11.17%) ITSM
18 20 (11.17%) Root Cause Analysis
19 19 (10.61%) Microsoft
20 18 (10.06%) DevOps

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 28 (15.64%) Tomcat
2 25 (13.97%) Apache
3 23 (12.85%) IIS
4 13 (7.26%) JBoss
5 10 (5.59%) CMS
5 10 (5.59%) WebSphere
6 9 (5.03%) SharePoint
7 8 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (4.47%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.12%) Confluence
8 2 (1.12%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) iTrent
1 5 (2.79%) MetaTrader
1 5 (2.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.56%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.26%) G Suite
2 12 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.59%) SaaS
4 6 (3.35%) Slack
5 5 (2.79%) Trello
6 3 (1.68%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.94%) VPN
2 13 (7.26%) IPsec
3 7 (3.91%) DNS
4 6 (3.35%) HTTP
4 6 (3.35%) LAN
5 5 (2.79%) Firewall
5 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.23%) FTP
6 4 (2.23%) SMTP
7 2 (1.12%) ICMP
7 2 (1.12%) LDAP
7 2 (1.12%) SAN
7 2 (1.12%) SSL
7 2 (1.12%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.12%) WAN
7 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.56%) Internet
8 1 (0.56%) Intranet
8 1 (0.56%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.26%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.15%) MySQL
4 9 (5.03%) Redis
4 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.47%) Big Data
6 7 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.91%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.23%) MariaDB
8 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.12%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.12%) HBase
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (4.47%) TeamCity
2 7 (3.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (3.91%) Hudson
2 7 (3.91%) MSBuild
2 7 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.68%) JIRA
4 3 (1.68%) Maven
5 2 (1.12%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.56%) Firebug
6 1 (0.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (43.02%) Finance
2 17 (9.50%) Banking
3 12 (6.70%) Publishing
4 7 (3.91%) Advertising
4 7 (3.91%) Front Office
5 5 (2.79%) Back Office
5 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.23%) Law
6 4 (2.23%) Legal
6 4 (2.23%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) German Language
7 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.53%) .NET
2 23 (12.85%) FIX Protocol
3 17 (9.50%) XML
4 11 (6.15%) CSS
4 11 (6.15%) HTML
5 10 (5.59%) J2EE
6 7 (3.91%) HTML5
6 7 (3.91%) MSMQ
6 7 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (3.91%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (3.35%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.35%) CSS3
8 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.79%) Kafka
9 4 (2.23%) Node.js
10 3 (1.68%) JSON
10 3 (1.68%) Symfony
10 3 (1.68%) Web Services
11 2 (1.12%) D3.js
11 2 (1.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (7.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.79%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.68%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) Derivative
6 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.56%) Equities
6 1 (0.56%) Fintech
6 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 90 (50.28%) Linux
2 58 (32.40%) Windows
3 31 (17.32%) Windows Server
4 22 (12.29%) Unix
5 11 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.68%) Solaris
7 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.12%) Android
8 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.49%) ITIL
2 31 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.32%) Service Management
3 22 (12.29%) Problem Management
4 20 (11.17%) Algorithmic Trading
4 20 (11.17%) ITSM
4 20 (11.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (10.06%) Automated Trading
5 18 (10.06%) DevOps
6 13 (7.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 13 (7.26%) Scrum
6 13 (7.26%) Test Automation
6 13 (7.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 12 (6.70%) CRM
8 9 (5.03%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.03%) ITIL V3
8 9 (5.03%) OO
9 8 (4.47%) Software Engineering
9 8 (4.47%) Task Automation
10 7 (3.91%) Fraud Detection
Programming Languages
1 115 (64.25%) SQL
2 67 (37.43%) Java
3 48 (26.82%) Python
4 32 (17.88%) Shell Script
5 28 (15.64%) JavaScript
5 28 (15.64%) Perl
6 27 (15.08%) C#
7 24 (13.41%) PowerShell
8 17 (9.50%) Bash Shell
9 15 (8.38%) PHP
10 13 (7.26%) C++
10 13 (7.26%) Ruby
11 8 (4.47%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.91%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.23%) C
13 4 (2.23%) VB
14 2 (1.12%) Groovy
15 1 (0.56%) Clipper
15 1 (0.56%) Elixir
15 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (15.08%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.91%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.68%) HND
6 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
2 3 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (7.26%) Nagios
2 10 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.47%) Puppet
4 7 (3.91%) Ansible
5 4 (2.23%) SCCM
6 2 (1.12%) SCOM
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (15.08%) Oracle
2 19 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.26%) Bloomberg
3 13 (7.26%) CQG
3 13 (7.26%) Reuters
4 11 (6.15%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.35%) Google
6 5 (2.79%) VMware
7 4 (2.23%) IBM
7 4 (2.23%) iManage
7 4 (2.23%) Sybase
8 3 (1.68%) Citrix
9 2 (1.12%) Remedy
9 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.12%) Temenos
10 1 (0.56%) Adobe
10 1 (0.56%) Kofax
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Siebel
10 1 (0.56%) Sun