The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 76 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.57% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
Applications Support Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
859 679 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.50% 96.72% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 746 612 682
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (50.00%) Korn
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Korn
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle