The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 225 250 253
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 30 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 3
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
6156 6449 7028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.59% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5169 5358 5801
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 21 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cheshire +33 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 - 1
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North West region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (56.52%) Finance
3 25 (54.35%) SQL
4 24 (52.17%) Linux
5 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 21 (45.65%) Degree
6 20 (43.48%) VPN
7 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
8 18 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (34.78%) Software Deployment
10 16 (34.78%) SCCM
10 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
10 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
10 16 (34.78%) Citrix
10 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (34.78%) MCSA
10 16 (34.78%) MCT
10 16 (34.78%) VBScript
10 16 (34.78%) MS Office
11 14 (30.43%) Unix
11 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
11 14 (30.43%) Legal
12 13 (28.26%) Java
13 11 (23.91%) ITIL
13 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
13 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (21.74%) iManage

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (19.57%) Apache
1 9 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (19.57%) CMS
2 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.04%) JBoss
4 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Office
2 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 9 (19.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) VPN
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (56.52%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Legal
3 10 (21.74%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Camel
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) Middleware
4 3 (6.52%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (19.57%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.52%) CMDB
5 2 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Linux
3 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
4 14 (30.43%) Unix
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
6 8 (17.39%) CentOS
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.87%) Debian
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) SUSE
9 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Software Deployment
2 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
3 9 (19.57%) Document Management
3 9 (19.57%) Expense Management
3 9 (19.57%) Workflow
4 7 (15.22%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (8.70%) Open Source
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Release Management
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 16 (34.78%) VBScript
4 13 (28.26%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Degree
2 16 (34.78%) MCSA
2 16 (34.78%) MCT
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) Terminal Server
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Citrix
3 10 (21.74%) iManage
4 9 (19.57%) Interwoven
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) Intel Security
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle
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