The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Engineer
Rank 296 320 324
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.11% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.12% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +25.00%
Applications Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9008 11018 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.94% 92.67% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7799 9269 9767
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) sed
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Games

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Equities
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) sed
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) AWK
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 2 (28.57%) VMware