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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 236 234 266
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 14 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Average salary £25,000 £33,750 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £29,686 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £38,150 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 19 December 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
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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 +2 10 £25,000 -36.70% 1
Manchester -18 2 £19,500 -44.28% 1
Merseyside +11 1 £27,000 -10.00%
Cumbria - 1 - -
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) DB2
3 11 (52.38%) IBM
3 11 (52.38%) Quality Management
3 11 (52.38%) UNIX
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) AIX
3 11 (52.38%) SLA
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 8 (38.10%) Time Management
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 8 (38.10%) MySQL
5 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Benchmarking
7 3 (14.29%) CAD
7 3 (14.29%) MS Office
7 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Windchill
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) PDM
7 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (14.29%) Korn
7 3 (14.29%) Teamcenter
7 3 (14.29%) HNC
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Teamcenter
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) DB2
3 8 (38.10%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) UNIX
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
1 11 (52.38%) AIX
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Quality Management
2 8 (38.10%) Time Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 3 (14.29%) CAD
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) PDM
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (14.29%) Korn
3 2 (9.52%) VB6
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) HNC
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) SLA
2 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
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