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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 183 175 171
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 2 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.050% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 16
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% +15.45%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.55%
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
3799 3591 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.31% 94.20% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3159 3132 3267
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) J2EE
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) Ant
5 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) EJB
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (33.33%) Jython
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) HTTP
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) Logistics
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (6.67%) HTML
9 1 (6.67%) XML
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Ant
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) EJB
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) UNIX
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Jython
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 19 days ago