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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 220 249 235
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £27,850 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
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
5353 6787 6388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.12% 96.58% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 5731 5335
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,001 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +21 6 £42,500 +117.94% 2
Merseyside -2 5 £31,500 +16.66%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (68.42%) Finance
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) IIS
5 8 (42.11%) Citrix
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) iManage
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (26.32%) Legal
8 5 (26.32%) MCSA
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) MS Office
9 4 (21.05%) VBScript
9 4 (21.05%) CRM
9 4 (21.05%) Workflow
9 4 (21.05%) CMS
9 4 (21.05%) Interwoven
9 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
9 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
9 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (21.05%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (21.05%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) TWiki
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Document Management
2 4 (21.05%) Expense Management
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Software Deployment
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) VBScript
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) MCT
3 2 (10.53%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) iManage
4 4 (21.05%) Interwoven
5 3 (15.79%) Google
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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