The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 127 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% 0.46% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -33.82%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.63%
Applications Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2069 2020 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.35% 93.52% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1807 1343
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Applications Support Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) assyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (14.29%) PDA
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) assyst
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ERP
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle