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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Engineer
Rank 298 327 329
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 5 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.097% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.11% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +11.11%
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
9635 11422 11142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.74% 92.43% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8279 9570 9780
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 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%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
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%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
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 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) IBM