The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 246 249 231
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 17 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 7
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Applications Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6830 7087 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.58% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5742 5264
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 9 £28,500 +14.00%
Bedfordshire +2 4 £42,500 +41.66%
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £30,000 +26.31% 1
Essex -1 2 £45,000 -
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.73%) Windows
4 17 (34.69%) T-SQL
5 13 (26.53%) .NET
5 13 (26.53%) IIS
6 11 (22.45%) Oracle
7 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.37%) ITIL
8 9 (18.37%) Linux
9 8 (16.33%) SLA
9 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
10 7 (14.29%) Apache
11 6 (12.24%) MySQL
11 6 (12.24%) Unix
11 6 (12.24%) SAP
12 5 (10.20%) CSS
12 5 (10.20%) XML
12 5 (10.20%) ODBC
12 5 (10.20%) HTML
12 5 (10.20%) Java
12 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
12 5 (10.20%) SaaS
13 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
13 4 (8.16%) ERP
13 4 (8.16%) JBoss
13 4 (8.16%) C#

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (26.53%) IIS
2 7 (14.29%) Apache
2 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Law
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Front Office
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) ODBC
2 5 (10.20%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) COM+
3 4 (8.16%) jQuery
3 4 (8.16%) LINQ
3 4 (8.16%) XSLT
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) JDBC
5 1 (2.04%) LAMP
5 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.08%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) AIX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.16%) Change Management
3 4 (8.16%) ERP
3 4 (8.16%) ITSM
3 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.12%) CRM
4 3 (6.12%) ETL
4 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.08%) Release Management
5 2 (4.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 17 (34.69%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) C#
5 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) VB6
6 3 (6.12%) ABAP
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) BMC
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Sun
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) WorldPay