The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 203 206 191
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 28 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.47% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.49% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 34
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Applications Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4902 5319 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.87% 95.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 3938 3749
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 13 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bracknell +13 8 £22,500 -37.50%
Maidenhead +6 6 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Newbury +19 1 £24,000 -65.71%
Applications Engineer
South East

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title.

1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 32 (54.24%) SQL
3 28 (47.46%) Linux
4 19 (32.20%) JBoss
4 19 (32.20%) Tomcat
4 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
5 18 (30.51%) MySQL
5 18 (30.51%) DNS
6 17 (28.81%) LDAP
6 17 (28.81%) LAMP
6 17 (28.81%) VMware
7 16 (27.12%) Web Services
8 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.42%) Perl
9 14 (23.73%) HTTP
9 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
10 13 (22.03%) Apache
10 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.03%) Puppet
11 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
12 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (18.64%) SMTP
12 11 (18.64%) Configuration Management
13 10 (16.95%) Nagios
13 10 (16.95%) SSL
13 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
13 10 (16.95%) .NET
13 10 (16.95%) Python

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (32.20%) JBoss
1 19 (32.20%) Tomcat
2 13 (22.03%) Apache
3 10 (16.95%) nginx
3 10 (16.95%) OpenStack
3 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
4 6 (10.17%) GlassFish
4 6 (10.17%) Jetty
5 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (8.47%) IIS
6 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) SaaS
3 3 (5.08%) Force.com
4 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) DNS
2 17 (28.81%) LDAP
3 14 (23.73%) HTTP
4 11 (18.64%) SMTP
5 10 (16.95%) SSL
6 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.17%) Kerberos
8 5 (8.47%) Firewall
8 5 (8.47%) Wireshark
9 4 (6.78%) DHCP
10 3 (5.08%) iSCSI
10 3 (5.08%) LAN
10 3 (5.08%) WAN
11 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (3.39%) WebEx
12 1 (1.69%) Internet
12 1 (1.69%) Intranet
12 1 (1.69%) NAS
12 1 (1.69%) Network Security
12 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) MySQL
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) French Language
2 1 (1.69%) German Language
2 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) LAMP
2 16 (27.12%) Web Services
3 10 (16.95%) .NET
3 10 (16.95%) LEMP Stack
3 10 (16.95%) MCollective
4 6 (10.17%) CSS
5 5 (8.47%) Ajax
5 5 (8.47%) ZeroMQ
6 4 (6.78%) XML
7 3 (5.08%) HTML
7 3 (5.08%) WinForms
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.86%) Driving Licence
4 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (10.17%) NHS
5 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Linux
3 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
4 10 (16.95%) Unix
5 6 (10.17%) Android
5 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.78%) CentOS
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Configuration Management
2 10 (16.95%) High Availability
2 10 (16.95%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (11.86%) Data Protection
5 6 (10.17%) Presales
5 6 (10.17%) SIEM
6 5 (8.47%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 3 (5.08%) Analytics
8 3 (5.08%) Information Security
8 3 (5.08%) ITSM
8 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.08%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Web Development
9 2 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) Perl
3 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.95%) Python
5 8 (13.56%) PHP
6 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.47%) Java
8 3 (5.08%) C
8 3 (5.08%) C#
8 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.39%) C++
9 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCNA
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) qmail
2 10 (16.95%) Squid
3 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.17%) VirtualBox
3 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) Puppet
2 10 (16.95%) Cacti
2 10 (16.95%) collectd
2 10 (16.95%) Ganglia
2 10 (16.95%) Graphite
2 10 (16.95%) logstash
2 10 (16.95%) Nagios
2 10 (16.95%) ZABBIX
3 3 (5.08%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) VMware
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) Splunk
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle
4 6 (10.17%) Citrix
5 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.39%) Google
7 2 (3.39%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.39%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.39%) Lotus
7 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.69%) Apple
8 1 (1.69%) Avaya
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) Mitel
8 1 (1.69%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.69%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) Sun
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