The median annual salary for a Applications Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 141 141
Rank change year-on-year -57 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 557 956 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.65% 2.27% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.36% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 471 878 853
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

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 32292 40527 41158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27319 34959 34585
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
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 28 March 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 28 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 -8 108 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Chessington +11 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Bromley +1 6 £28,750 +51.31%
Wimbledon +20 5 - -
Canary Wharf -5 5 £50,000 -26.47%
Upminster - 5 £21,500 -
Hammersmith - 3 £30,000 -
Chiswick -5 2 £41,500 +9.21%
Westminster -9 2 £32,000 +30.61%
Orpington - 2 £30,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +11 1 - -
Enfield +5 1 £42,500 +73.46%
Docklands, London -6 1 - -
Croydon -10 1 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £25,000 -
Applications Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 722 (60.77%) SQL
2 531 (44.70%) Finance
3 381 (32.07%) Windows
4 353 (29.71%) ITIL
5 328 (27.61%) SQL Server
6 322 (27.10%) Linux
7 257 (21.63%) Microsoft
8 253 (21.30%) Unix
9 216 (18.18%) Banking
10 210 (17.68%) Oracle
11 195 (16.41%) .NET
12 183 (15.40%) MS Excel
13 163 (13.72%) Windows Server
14 147 (12.37%) Degree
15 143 (12.04%) IIS
16 133 (11.20%) Front Office
16 133 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
17 131 (11.03%) XML
18 128 (10.77%) Java
19 112 (9.43%) Web Services
20 106 (8.92%) Python
21 102 (8.59%) C#
22 100 (8.42%) PowerShell
23 98 (8.25%) JavaScript
23 98 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
24 97 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 97 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 94 (7.91%) Perl
26 93 (7.83%) HTML
26 93 (7.83%) SLA

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
1 143 (12.04%) IIS
2 81 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 80 (6.73%) Tomcat
4 77 (6.48%) BizTalk Server
5 46 (3.87%) WebSphere
6 43 (3.62%) Apache
7 42 (3.54%) JBoss
8 34 (2.86%) WebLogic
9 30 (2.53%) CMS
10 17 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.35%) Confluence
12 15 (1.26%) Skype for Business
13 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.67%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (0.59%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.34%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 183 (15.40%) MS Excel
2 63 (5.30%) MS Office
3 21 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.09%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.34%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 46 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.60%) RiskWrite
4 15 (1.26%) thinkFolio
5 13 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.76%) Markit EDM
6 9 (0.76%) Sage X3
6 9 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
7 7 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
8 6 (0.51%) Maximo
8 6 (0.51%) Misys Opics
8 6 (0.51%) Softmar
9 5 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
10 4 (0.34%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.34%) Salerio
10 4 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
10 4 (0.34%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.63%) SaaS
2 41 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.26%) Office 365
5 12 (1.01%) PaaS
6 7 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.34%) Akamai
7 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.34%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.25%) Force.com
9 2 (0.17%) GitHub
9 2 (0.17%) IaaS
10 1 (0.084%) Boomi
10 1 (0.084%) G Suite
10 1 (0.084%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.27%) HTTP
1 27 (2.27%) Internet
2 22 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.77%) Intranet
4 16 (1.35%) Firewall
5 15 (1.26%) Skype
6 14 (1.18%) SSL
7 10 (0.84%) VoIP
8 9 (0.76%) VPN
9 8 (0.67%) LAN
9 8 (0.67%) WAN
10 5 (0.42%) Wireless
11 4 (0.34%) DNS
11 4 (0.34%) FTP
11 4 (0.34%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.25%) LDAP
12 3 (0.25%) NAS
12 3 (0.25%) Network Security
12 3 (0.25%) SAN
13 2 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (27.61%) SQL Server
2 97 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 97 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (5.72%) Relational Database
4 59 (4.97%) MySQL
5 50 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
6 39 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 26 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
10 24 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 24 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (0.84%) DB2
13 10 (0.84%) DTS
13 10 (0.84%) KDB
13 10 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (4.46%) JIRA
2 32 (2.69%) Subversion
3 24 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 23 (1.94%) Eclipse
5 21 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 20 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.60%) VersionOne
8 17 (1.43%) Git (software)
9 16 (1.35%) Visual Studio
10 14 (1.18%) MSBuild
10 14 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.09%) Hudson
12 8 (0.67%) Toad
13 7 (0.59%) Selenium
14 4 (0.34%) JUnit
14 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.25%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.25%) JMeter
15 3 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 531 (44.70%) Finance
2 216 (18.18%) Banking
3 133 (11.20%) Front Office
4 72 (6.06%) Back Office
5 71 (5.98%) Retail
6 52 (4.38%) Investment Banking
7 39 (3.28%) Legal
8 34 (2.86%) Financial Institution
9 29 (2.44%) Marketing
9 29 (2.44%) Publishing
10 28 (2.36%) Advertising
11 22 (1.85%) Law
12 17 (1.43%) Retail Banking
13 15 (1.26%) Billing
14 14 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
14 14 (1.18%) Private Banking
15 12 (1.01%) French Language
16 4 (0.34%) Games
16 4 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (16.41%) .NET
2 131 (11.03%) XML
3 112 (9.43%) Web Services
4 93 (7.83%) HTML
5 81 (6.82%) FIX Protocol
6 73 (6.14%) ASP.NET
7 56 (4.71%) CSS
8 36 (3.03%) Middleware
9 32 (2.69%) J2EE
10 29 (2.44%) MSMQ
11 28 (2.36%) SOAP
12 24 (2.02%) XSLT
13 18 (1.52%) JSON
13 18 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (1.43%) HTML5
15 15 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (1.26%) XSD
16 13 (1.09%) jQuery
17 12 (1.01%) Spring
18 9 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 133 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.71%) Equities
3 45 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 43 (3.62%) Fixed Income
4 43 (3.62%) Hedge funds
5 42 (3.54%) Derivative
6 38 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.95%) SWIFT
8 32 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 31 (2.61%) iSeries
10 29 (2.44%) Fintech
11 28 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
12 13 (1.09%) Online Banking
13 11 (0.93%) Clustering
14 10 (0.84%) AS400
14 10 (0.84%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.84%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (0.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 381 (32.07%) Windows
2 322 (27.10%) Linux
3 253 (21.30%) Unix
4 163 (13.72%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.18%) Solaris
9 11 (0.93%) CentOS
10 9 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.76%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.34%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.25%) AIX
13 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) Android
14 2 (0.17%) SUSE
15 1 (0.084%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (29.71%) ITIL
2 98 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (7.07%) Problem Management
4 81 (6.82%) CRM
5 70 (5.89%) Incident Management
6 66 (5.56%) Change Management
7 64 (5.39%) Investment Management
7 64 (5.39%) Project Management
8 63 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 53 (4.46%) Asset Management
11 51 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
12 50 (4.21%) Change Control
13 49 (4.12%) Analytics
14 43 (3.62%) DevOps
15 41 (3.45%) Time Management
15 41 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
16 40 (3.37%) SDLC
17 37 (3.11%) ERP
17 37 (3.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 722 (60.77%) SQL
2 128 (10.77%) Java
3 106 (8.92%) Python
4 102 (8.59%) C#
5 100 (8.42%) PowerShell
6 98 (8.25%) JavaScript
7 94 (7.91%) Perl
8 75 (6.31%) T-SQL
9 69 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 63 (5.30%) Shell Script
11 37 (3.11%) VB
12 29 (2.44%) PHP
13 26 (2.19%) VBScript
14 20 (1.68%) C++
15 15 (1.26%) Ruby
15 15 (1.26%) XPath
16 14 (1.18%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.59%) C
17 7 (0.59%) Go
17 7 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 147 (12.37%) Degree
2 45 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 23 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.09%) MCSE
7 11 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.34%) MCP
10 4 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.25%) OCP
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.25%) PMP
12 2 (0.17%) MCSA
12 2 (0.17%) MCSD
12 2 (0.17%) PhD
12 2 (0.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (7.83%) SLA
2 62 (5.22%) QA
3 27 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.76%) PMO
5 6 (0.51%) Basel II
5 6 (0.51%) Basel III
6 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.34%) MiFID
7 2 (0.17%) EMIR
8 1 (0.084%) DICOM
8 1 (0.084%) HL7
8 1 (0.084%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.60%) XenApp
3 7 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.25%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.17%) Varnish
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.084%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.084%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (3.87%) Nagios
2 38 (3.20%) Puppet
3 32 (2.69%) Ansible
4 28 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.68%) Control-M
6 17 (1.43%) ITRS Geneos
7 11 (0.93%) OpenView
8 5 (0.42%) Opsview
9 4 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.34%) SCCM
10 3 (0.25%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.17%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.084%) DameWare
12 1 (0.084%) Foglight
12 1 (0.084%) Mesos
12 1 (0.084%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.084%) SCOM
12 1 (0.084%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.084%) WSUS
Vendors
1 257 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 210 (17.68%) Oracle
3 62 (5.22%) Sybase
4 40 (3.37%) Citrix
4 40 (3.37%) IBM
5 35 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (2.69%) Red Hat
7 24 (2.02%) SAP
7 24 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 23 (1.94%) Charles River
8 23 (1.94%) Splunk
9 19 (1.60%) iManage
10 18 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 18 (1.52%) Siebel
10 18 (1.52%) Sun
11 17 (1.43%) Cognos
12 14 (1.18%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.18%) Informatica
12 14 (1.18%) VMware
13 12 (1.01%) HP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus full benefits apcakge
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£40,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-48,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
City & Guilds
Salary: From £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £26,632 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago