The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 112 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 8 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £43,250 £36,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,250 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -4.72%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1643 1705 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.91% 95.20% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1382 1892
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Applications Support Engineer
North West

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 11 July 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) VB
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) VB6
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
5 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (26.67%) DB2
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) SLA
5 4 (26.67%) AIX
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
5 4 (26.67%) Banking

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) VB
2 7 (46.67%) VB6
3 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (26.67%) Korn
4 4 (26.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle