Period
to 16 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 596 672 632
Rank change year-on-year +76 -40 +65
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 215 179 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 180 167 216
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £65,125 £85,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +6.67%

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 64,101 71,509 73,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 94.63% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 52,582 56,223 63,297
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 -4 42 £47,500 -5.00% 7
West London +20 5 £33,000 -5.71% 1
North London - 2 £55,000 - 1
East London -6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, Applications Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 172 (80.00%) SQL
2 113 (52.56%) SQL Server
3 101 (46.98%) Java
4 97 (45.12%) Finance
5 93 (43.26%) Windows
6 80 (37.21%) Tomcat
7 73 (33.95%) Perl
8 69 (32.09%) Apache
9 67 (31.16%) C++
9 67 (31.16%) Banking
10 66 (30.70%) Degree
10 66 (30.70%) Python
11 65 (30.23%) C#
12 63 (29.30%) Oracle
13 62 (28.84%) SaaS
13 62 (28.84%) Bash Shell
14 59 (27.44%) PowerShell
15 56 (26.05%) Linux
16 55 (25.58%) ITIL
16 55 (25.58%) Computer Science
17 52 (24.19%) Asset Management
17 52 (24.19%) Windows Server
18 51 (23.72%) Ruby
19 50 (23.26%) Front Office
20 49 (22.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 49 (22.79%) Korn
20 49 (22.79%) Bourne shell
21 48 (22.33%) Problem-Solving
21 48 (22.33%) Investment Banking
21 48 (22.33%) FIX Protocol

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 80 (37.21%) Tomcat
2 69 (32.09%) Apache
3 21 (9.77%) IIS
4 15 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (6.98%) JBoss
4 15 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 14 (6.51%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.58%) Apache Solr
7 11 (5.12%) IBM Notes
8 7 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.86%) CMS
10 3 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.93%) Confluence
12 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.47%) nginx
12 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (19.53%) thinkFolio
2 11 (5.12%) Concordance
2 11 (5.12%) Relativity
3 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.93%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.93%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.47%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 62 (28.84%) SaaS
2 23 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.40%) Office 365
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 3 (1.40%) Slack
6 2 (0.93%) G Suite
7 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.16%) DNS
2 21 (9.77%) HTTP
3 18 (8.37%) SSL
4 11 (5.12%) VLAN
5 10 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.72%) Firewall
7 7 (3.26%) Internet
8 4 (1.86%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.40%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.40%) Intranet
9 3 (1.40%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.93%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.93%) ICMP
10 2 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.47%) FTP
11 1 (0.47%) SMS
11 1 (0.47%) SMTP
11 1 (0.47%) SNMP
11 1 (0.47%) SSH
11 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (52.56%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.09%) MySQL
3 12 (5.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (5.12%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.44%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.12%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.65%) JIRA
5 7 (3.26%) Maven
6 5 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.33%) Hudson
6 5 (2.33%) MSBuild
6 5 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.33%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.86%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 97 (45.12%) Finance
2 67 (31.16%) Banking
3 50 (23.26%) Front Office
4 48 (22.33%) Investment Banking
5 40 (18.60%) French Language
5 40 (18.60%) German Language
5 40 (18.60%) Italian Language
6 27 (12.56%) Spanish Language
7 14 (6.51%) Legal
8 11 (5.12%) Law
9 3 (1.40%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (22.33%) FIX Protocol
2 39 (18.14%) .NET
3 18 (8.37%) Web Services
4 8 (3.72%) J2EE
5 7 (3.26%) LAMP
6 6 (2.79%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.79%) HTML
6 6 (2.79%) XML
7 5 (2.33%) JSON
7 5 (2.33%) Node.js
7 5 (2.33%) React
7 5 (2.33%) SOAP
8 4 (1.86%) REST
9 3 (1.40%) CSS
9 3 (1.40%) HTML5
9 3 (1.40%) RESTful
10 2 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.93%) Silverlight
10 2 (0.93%) WCF
10 2 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 49 (22.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 47 (21.86%) Equities
3 47 (21.86%) Hedge funds
4 46 (21.40%) Derivative
4 46 (21.40%) Fixed Income
5 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (6.98%) Data Centre
7 13 (6.05%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (4.65%) Fintech
9 7 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.40%) Eurex
12 2 (0.93%) Clustering
12 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 93 (43.26%) Windows
2 56 (26.05%) Linux
3 52 (24.19%) Windows Server
4 39 (18.14%) Unix
5 16 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.72%) CentOS
7 6 (2.79%) SUSE
7 6 (2.79%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.33%) Fedora
9 4 (1.86%) Solaris
9 4 (1.86%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.86%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) HPUX
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.58%) ITIL
2 52 (24.19%) Asset Management
3 48 (22.33%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (21.86%) Wealth Management
5 44 (20.47%) Investment Management
6 23 (10.70%) Service Management
7 17 (7.91%) DevOps
7 17 (7.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (7.44%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (7.44%) Web Application Development
9 13 (6.05%) Configuration Management
9 13 (6.05%) Process Improvement
10 12 (5.58%) OO
10 12 (5.58%) OOP
11 11 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.12%) Analytics
11 11 (5.12%) Change Management
11 11 (5.12%) E-Discovery
11 11 (5.12%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 172 (80.00%) SQL
2 101 (46.98%) Java
3 73 (33.95%) Perl
4 67 (31.16%) C++
5 66 (30.70%) Python
6 65 (30.23%) C#
7 62 (28.84%) Bash Shell
8 59 (27.44%) PowerShell
9 51 (23.72%) Ruby
10 49 (22.79%) Bourne shell
10 49 (22.79%) Korn
11 8 (3.72%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.26%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.33%) C
13 5 (2.33%) JavaScript
14 4 (1.86%) VB
15 3 (1.40%) PHP
15 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 66 (30.70%) Degree
2 12 (5.58%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.79%) MCSE
5 4 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.40%) MCSA
7 2 (0.93%) MCP
7 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.47%) MCTS
8 1 (0.47%) MOS
8 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.44%) Cyber Essentials
1 16 (7.44%) GDPR
1 16 (7.44%) HIPAA
1 16 (7.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.65%) SLA
3 8 (3.72%) QA
4 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (19.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.86%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.86%) XenApp
3 3 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (16.74%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (15.35%) Ansible
3 32 (14.88%) Puppet
4 19 (8.84%) Nagios
5 11 (5.12%) SCOM
6 7 (3.26%) Kibana
7 5 (2.33%) SCCM
8 3 (1.40%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.93%) logstash
10 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.47%) OpenView
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.47%) OVSD
Vendors
1 63 (29.30%) Oracle
2 45 (20.93%) Bloomberg
3 44 (20.47%) Reuters
4 42 (19.53%) FXall
4 42 (19.53%) MarketAxess
4 42 (19.53%) Tradeweb
5 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
6 30 (13.95%) Splunk
7 26 (12.09%) Red Hat
8 20 (9.30%) ServiceNow
9 15 (6.98%) ION Trading
10 13 (6.05%) Eze Software Group
11 11 (5.12%) Lotus
11 11 (5.12%) Nuix
12 10 (4.65%) Dynatrace
13 6 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (2.33%) Atlassian
14 5 (2.33%) Citrix
15 4 (1.86%) Fidessa
16 3 (1.40%) Sybase