The median annual salary for an Applications Support was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 161 122
Rank change year-on-year -49 -39  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 601 848 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.66% 2.12% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.21% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 514 789 1052
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in London

Applications Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Support in London

Applications Support
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support in London

Applications Support
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +6 140 £50,000 +5.26% 29
Chessington +7 7 £34,000 +24.77%
West End of London +7 6 £23,000 -56.60% 1
Docklands, London +4 4 £56,250 -6.25%
Canary Wharf -6 4 £50,000 -2.43%
Romford - 4 £50,000 -
Wembley - 4 £35,000 - 1
Wimbledon +4 3 £40,000 +19.40%
Croydon -2 3 £50,000 +2.56%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 - -
Chiswick -8 1 £38,000 -30.90%
Feltham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £35,000 -
Westminster - 1 £32,000 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 747 (63.90%) SQL
2 491 (42.00%) Finance
3 393 (33.62%) Windows
4 350 (29.94%) SQL Server
5 320 (27.37%) ITIL
6 309 (26.43%) Linux
7 274 (23.44%) Unix
8 248 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 199 (17.02%) Oracle
10 193 (16.51%) Banking
11 178 (15.23%) Java
12 161 (13.77%) .NET
13 160 (13.69%) Degree
14 159 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
15 156 (13.34%) Front Office
16 141 (12.06%) Windows Server
17 133 (11.38%) IIS
18 127 (10.86%) Problem Management
19 126 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
20 115 (9.84%) Python
21 106 (9.07%) Service Delivery
21 106 (9.07%) PowerShell
22 101 (8.64%) C#
23 93 (7.96%) CRM
23 93 (7.96%) Retail
24 92 (7.87%) Tomcat
25 91 (7.78%) FIX Protocol
26 89 (7.61%) HTML
27 85 (7.27%) Incident Management
28 83 (7.10%) XML

Applications Support 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
1 133 (11.38%) IIS
2 92 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 78 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 49 (4.19%) Apache
4 49 (4.19%) WebSphere
5 46 (3.93%) JBoss
6 39 (3.34%) BizTalk Server
7 36 (3.08%) WebLogic
8 28 (2.40%) CMS
9 18 (1.54%) Confluence
10 15 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.03%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.77%) Documentum
14 8 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.51%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.43%) Skype for Business
17 4 (0.34%) Mule
17 4 (0.34%) Mule ESB
17 4 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 63 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
2 62 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 6 (0.51%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 43 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.97%) RiskWrite
3 18 (1.54%) thinkFolio
4 17 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (1.03%) MetaTrader
6 11 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
7 10 (0.86%) Northgate Housing
8 8 (0.68%) ION MarketView
8 8 (0.68%) Sage X3
9 7 (0.60%) Endur
9 7 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.43%) Maximo
11 5 (0.43%) Misys Opics
11 5 (0.43%) Softmar
12 4 (0.34%) Aligne
12 4 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
12 4 (0.34%) Markit EDM
12 4 (0.34%) SAP BPC
13 3 (0.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.16%) SaaS
2 42 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.86%) Office 365
4 8 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.51%) GitHub
6 5 (0.43%) PaaS
7 3 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.26%) Force.com
8 2 (0.17%) Akamai
8 2 (0.17%) G Suite
9 1 (0.086%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.42%) TCP/IP
2 37 (3.17%) Internet
3 22 (1.88%) Firewall
4 20 (1.71%) VPN
5 16 (1.37%) DNS
5 16 (1.37%) LAN
5 16 (1.37%) WAN
6 14 (1.20%) HTTP
7 13 (1.11%) WebEx
8 12 (1.03%) FTP
9 11 (0.94%) VoIP
10 10 (0.86%) Wireless
11 9 (0.77%) Intranet
11 9 (0.77%) IPsec
12 8 (0.68%) DHCP
13 5 (0.43%) Skype
14 3 (0.26%) LDAP
14 3 (0.26%) Network Security
14 3 (0.26%) SAN
14 3 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (4.45%) MySQL
5 49 (4.19%) Relational Database
6 43 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
8 24 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (1.97%) Oracle Database
10 19 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.54%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.28%) Big Data
14 14 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (0.94%) DB2
18 9 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (4.11%) JIRA
2 32 (2.74%) TeamCity
3 29 (2.48%) Eclipse
3 29 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 26 (2.22%) Subversion
5 23 (1.97%) VersionOne
6 22 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (1.54%) Git (software)
8 16 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (1.37%) Hudson
8 16 (1.37%) MSBuild
9 13 (1.11%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.43%) Toad
11 4 (0.34%) Maven
11 4 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.26%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.26%) JUnit
12 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 491 (42.00%) Finance
2 193 (16.51%) Banking
3 156 (13.34%) Front Office
4 93 (7.96%) Retail
5 68 (5.82%) Back Office
6 67 (5.73%) Investment Banking
7 42 (3.59%) Legal
8 28 (2.40%) Publishing
9 27 (2.31%) Financial Institution
10 25 (2.14%) Private Banking
11 24 (2.05%) Retail Banking
12 23 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
13 22 (1.88%) Marketing
14 16 (1.37%) Advertising
15 11 (0.94%) Law
16 8 (0.68%) Games
17 7 (0.60%) Billing
18 6 (0.51%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.51%) Telecoms
19 4 (0.34%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (13.77%) .NET
2 91 (7.78%) FIX Protocol
3 89 (7.61%) HTML
4 83 (7.10%) XML
5 69 (5.90%) Web Services
6 57 (4.88%) CSS
7 48 (4.11%) ASP.NET
8 47 (4.02%) J2EE
9 26 (2.22%) MSMQ
10 23 (1.97%) Middleware
10 23 (1.97%) SOAP
11 21 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
12 16 (1.37%) JSON
13 15 (1.28%) Kafka
14 10 (0.86%) Rendezvous
15 9 (0.77%) RESTful
16 8 (0.68%) .NET Framework
16 8 (0.68%) HTML5
16 8 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
17 7 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 159 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.39%) Computer Science
3 52 (4.45%) Equities
3 52 (4.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 48 (4.11%) Fixed Income
5 41 (3.51%) SWIFT
6 30 (2.57%) Derivative
7 29 (2.48%) Hedge funds
8 27 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (2.14%) iSeries
10 24 (2.05%) Fintech
11 19 (1.63%) Data Centre
12 14 (1.20%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 13 (1.11%) N-Tier
14 12 (1.03%) EPoS
14 12 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
15 9 (0.77%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.68%) Reinsurance
17 6 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 393 (33.62%) Windows
2 309 (26.43%) Linux
3 274 (23.44%) Unix
4 141 (12.06%) Windows Server
5 37 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (2.91%) Windows 7
6 34 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.45%) Solaris
10 13 (1.11%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.94%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.68%) Android
13 7 (0.60%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.43%) CentOS
15 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.26%) VMS
16 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (27.37%) ITIL
2 127 (10.86%) Problem Management
3 126 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (9.07%) Service Delivery
5 93 (7.96%) CRM
6 85 (7.27%) Incident Management
7 66 (5.65%) DevOps
8 64 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
8 64 (5.47%) Service Management
9 61 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 59 (5.05%) Change Management
11 53 (4.53%) Workflow
12 48 (4.11%) ETL
13 47 (4.02%) Analytics
14 46 (3.93%) Change Control
15 43 (3.68%) E-Commerce
16 42 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
17 41 (3.51%) Project Management
18 39 (3.34%) Investment Management
19 34 (2.91%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 747 (63.90%) SQL
2 178 (15.23%) Java
3 115 (9.84%) Python
4 106 (9.07%) PowerShell
5 101 (8.64%) C#
6 81 (6.93%) Shell Script
7 75 (6.42%) Perl
8 70 (5.99%) JavaScript
9 66 (5.65%) T-SQL
10 57 (4.88%) Bash Shell
11 35 (2.99%) PHP
12 34 (2.91%) VB
13 31 (2.65%) C++
13 31 (2.65%) VBA
14 26 (2.22%) Ruby
15 16 (1.37%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.11%) C
17 12 (1.03%) VBScript
18 9 (0.77%) VB.NET
19 5 (0.43%) Go
Qualifications
1 160 (13.69%) Degree
2 47 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 47 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.34%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.17%) PhD
9 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.086%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.086%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.76%) SLA
2 38 (3.25%) QA
3 34 (2.91%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.77%) PMO
5 5 (0.43%) MiFID
6 3 (0.26%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.17%) Basel II
7 2 (0.17%) Basel III
7 2 (0.17%) EMIR
8 1 (0.086%) SEPA
System Software
1 59 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.68%) XenApp
3 7 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.086%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.086%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (3.93%) Nagios
2 37 (3.17%) Ansible
3 34 (2.91%) Puppet
4 27 (2.31%) Control-M
4 27 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.63%) ITRS Geneos
6 11 (0.94%) OpenView
7 9 (0.77%) Opsview
8 7 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.34%) Graphite
10 2 (0.17%) SCOM
10 2 (0.17%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 1 (0.086%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.086%) Foglight
11 1 (0.086%) Mesos
11 1 (0.086%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.086%) SCCM
11 1 (0.086%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.086%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 248 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 199 (17.02%) Oracle
3 48 (4.11%) Sybase
4 45 (3.85%) IBM
5 32 (2.74%) Bloomberg
6 31 (2.65%) Splunk
7 28 (2.40%) Citrix
7 28 (2.40%) Informatica
8 25 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (2.05%) TIBCO
10 20 (1.71%) Red Hat
11 19 (1.63%) Cognos
11 19 (1.63%) Reuters
12 16 (1.37%) Charles River
12 16 (1.37%) SAP
13 14 (1.20%) ION Trading
13 14 (1.20%) Remedy
14 13 (1.11%) Murex
14 13 (1.11%) Northgate
14 13 (1.11%) OpenLink
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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South West London
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City, London
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City, London
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Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Wembley, Middlesex
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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London
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Salary: £67000.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
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South West London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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London
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 per annum + strong benefits
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South West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
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City, London
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Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
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Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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North West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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London
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London
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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London
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