The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 219 226 232
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 24 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 14
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,250 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -4.72%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6613 7032 7018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.63% 95.23% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5317 6035 6235
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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
Manchester +11 10 £23,000 -8.00% 3
Cheshire -1 8 £43,250 +17.68% 1
Merseyside +3 6 £35,000 +22.80%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 38 (64.41%) UNIX
3 35 (59.32%) Windows
3 35 (59.32%) Linux
4 31 (52.54%) Java
5 29 (49.15%) Oracle
5 29 (49.15%) ITIL
6 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
7 25 (42.37%) J2EE
8 20 (33.90%) MySQL
9 17 (28.81%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (28.81%) Business Objects
9 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
10 16 (27.12%) Workflow
10 16 (27.12%) HTML
10 16 (27.12%) PHP
10 16 (27.12%) Problem Management
10 16 (27.12%) FastStats
10 16 (27.12%) ITIL V2
11 15 (25.42%) Pentaho
11 15 (25.42%) Liferay
11 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
11 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
11 15 (25.42%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (25.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
12 12 (20.34%) WebLogic
12 12 (20.34%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 15 (25.42%) Liferay
2 12 (20.34%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) LiveLink
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) FastStats
2 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (33.90%) MySQL
3 17 (28.81%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (25.42%) Pentaho
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
5 12 (20.34%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.78%) DB2
7 2 (3.39%) DTS
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Ant
2 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.78%) Hudson
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) J2EE
2 16 (27.12%) HTML
3 12 (20.34%) .NET
4 8 (13.56%) EJB
5 1 (1.69%) XML
5 1 (1.69%) LAMP
5 1 (1.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.39%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) UNIX
2 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.17%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.78%) AIX
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) ITIL
2 16 (27.12%) Workflow
2 16 (27.12%) Problem Management
2 16 (27.12%) ITIL V2
3 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (20.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.39%) CRM
8 2 (3.39%) ERP
8 2 (3.39%) ETL
8 2 (3.39%) Data Management
8 2 (3.39%) Logistics
8 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Release Management
9 1 (1.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 31 (52.54%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) PHP
4 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
6 8 (13.56%) Jython
7 7 (11.86%) VB6
7 7 (11.86%) VB
8 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Oracle
2 17 (28.81%) Business Objects
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago