The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Engineer
Rank 180 187 173
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £23,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
Applications Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3612 3917 3736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.76% 95.03% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3030 3236 3265
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Interwoven
5 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) VBScript
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Software Deployment

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Document Management
2 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCTS
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Interwoven
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
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