The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank - 52 65
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.46% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.53% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Median salary - £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
396 459 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.54% 95.63% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 321 334 544
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Applications Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) TWiki
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle