The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Engineer
Rank 110 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
Applications Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1610 1739 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.26% 96.77% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1267 1398
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VB6
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) AIX

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) VB6
2 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago