The median annual salary for a Applications Support Specialist was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Specialist
England / London
Rank 540 637 620
Rank change year-on-year +97 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 27 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.081% 0.019% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.020% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 27
Median salary £55,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.59% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.86%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Specialist in London

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Specialist in London

Applications Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Specialist in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Specialist in London

Applications Support Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +62 12 £55,000 -18.51%
Chessington - 1 £39,000 -
Enfield - 1 £42,500 -
Applications Support Specialist
England

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 London region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 37 (66.07%) Finance
2 26 (46.43%) ITIL
3 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (28.57%) QA
6 16 (28.57%) SQL
7 15 (26.79%) Web Services
8 14 (25.00%) VBScript
8 14 (25.00%) Siebel
8 14 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
8 14 (25.00%) SDLC
9 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
10 11 (19.64%) Windows
11 10 (17.86%) Linux
11 10 (17.86%) Degree
11 10 (17.86%) Banking
12 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
13 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 7 (12.50%) MS Office
14 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
14 6 (10.71%) Wealth Management
14 6 (10.71%) Hedge funds
15 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
15 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
15 5 (8.93%) Portfolio Management
15 5 (8.93%) Investment Management

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (8.93%) IIS
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.57%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.79%) EQXanite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.93%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.79%) IDOL
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
General
1 37 (66.07%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
5 2 (3.57%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) Web Services
2 4 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) MSMQ
2 4 (7.14%) SOAP
3 3 (5.36%) Middleware
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.14%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Derivative
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Equities
5 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.36%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) ITIL
2 14 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (25.00%) SDLC
2 14 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (10.71%) Wealth Management
4 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (8.93%) Investment Management
4 5 (8.93%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.93%) Release Management
5 4 (7.14%) Data Transformation
5 4 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (7.14%) Workflow
6 3 (5.36%) Analytics
6 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.36%) Line Management
6 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 16 (28.57%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) VBScript
4 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) Java
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Siebel
3 4 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.36%) iManage
4 3 (5.36%) Remedy
5 2 (3.57%) Northgate
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) Charles River
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Misys
6 1 (1.79%) Portware
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Xceptor
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