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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 165 186 183
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 12 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.11% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
3382 3545 3816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.78% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2890 3153
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) iManage
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (68.75%) MCSA
4 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
4 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 11 (68.75%) Legal
5 10 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (62.50%) Document Management
5 10 (62.50%) MS Office
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) VPN
6 8 (50.00%) Interwoven
6 8 (50.00%) Terminal Server
6 8 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (50.00%) VBScript
6 8 (50.00%) MCT
6 8 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (50.00%) CMS
6 8 (50.00%) Workflow
6 8 (50.00%) Expense Management
6 8 (50.00%) Software Deployment
6 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) SCCM

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 10 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQLPlus
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Legal
3 4 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Document Management
2 8 (50.00%) Expense Management
2 8 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 8 (50.00%) Workflow
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 8 (50.00%) VBScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) MCSA
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) MCT
3 3 (18.75%) MCP
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix
1 12 (75.00%) iManage
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Interwoven
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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