The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 130 137 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 13 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.29% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £33,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Applications Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1963 2275 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.10% 95.71% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1575 1612
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Applications 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) DNS
3 12 (38.71%) HTTP
3 12 (38.71%) Perl
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) JBoss
4 11 (35.48%) Apache
4 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) Puppet
5 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 10 (32.26%) MySQL
6 9 (29.03%) SMTP
6 9 (29.03%) LDAP
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
6 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (29.03%) LAMP
6 9 (29.03%) VMware
7 8 (25.81%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (25.81%) Squid
7 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
7 8 (25.81%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.81%) ZABBIX
7 8 (25.81%) Cacti
7 8 (25.81%) Ganglia
7 8 (25.81%) qmail
7 8 (25.81%) nginx
7 8 (25.81%) High Availability

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Applications 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (35.48%) Apache
1 11 (35.48%) JBoss
1 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 8 (25.81%) nginx
2 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
2 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
3 3 (9.68%) Force.com
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 12 (38.71%) HTTP
3 9 (29.03%) LDAP
3 9 (29.03%) SMTP
4 8 (25.81%) SSL
5 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) DHCP
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) NAS
8 1 (3.23%) SAN
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) LAMP
3 8 (25.81%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (25.81%) MCollective
4 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) HTML
6 2 (6.45%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.81%) High Availability
2 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.45%) SIEM
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) Change Management
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Presales
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Perl
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) qmail
1 8 (25.81%) Squid
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Cacti
2 8 (25.81%) collectd
2 8 (25.81%) Ganglia
2 8 (25.81%) Graphite
2 8 (25.81%) logstash
2 8 (25.81%) Nagios
2 8 (25.81%) ZABBIX
3 3 (9.68%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Splunk
3 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.23%) Lotus
5 1 (3.23%) Mitel
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Panasonic
5 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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