The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 247 218 239
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 9 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 16
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +6.55%
Applications Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6999 6359 7040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.92% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5762 5473 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 5 £42,500 -
Manchester -19 2 £37,500 +18.11% 3
Cumbria - 2 - - 2
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) UNIX
3 22 (53.66%) ITIL
4 21 (51.22%) Java
5 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
5 19 (46.34%) Windows
5 19 (46.34%) Linux
6 18 (43.90%) Oracle
7 16 (39.02%) J2EE
8 11 (26.83%) HTML
9 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
9 10 (24.39%) PHP
9 10 (24.39%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (24.39%) Business Objects
9 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (24.39%) Workflow
9 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (24.39%) Pentaho
9 10 (24.39%) Liferay
9 10 (24.39%) FastStats
9 10 (24.39%) ITIL V2
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
10 9 (21.95%) .NET
11 6 (14.63%) Ant

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (24.39%) Liferay
2 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) FastStats
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (24.39%) Pentaho
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.76%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Ant
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) J2EE
2 11 (26.83%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) .NET
4 5 (12.20%) EJB
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) UNIX
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) AIX
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (24.39%) Workflow
2 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL V2
3 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) PDM
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.88%) CAD
7 2 (4.88%) Logistics
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.44%) Data Management
8 1 (2.44%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) PHP
4 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.20%) Jython
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.76%) VB
6 4 (9.76%) Korn
6 4 (9.76%) VB6
7 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) Business Objects
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria
BAE - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 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