The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 137 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.083% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.089% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
Applications Support 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
2346 2249 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 92.90% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1751 1556
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) VBScript
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (38.10%) Workflow
4 8 (38.10%) Subversion
4 8 (38.10%) IIS
5 7 (33.33%) WSUS
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 7 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (33.33%) SCCM
5 7 (33.33%) SCOM
5 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) HP SIM
5 7 (33.33%) ArcSight
5 7 (33.33%) Lumension
5 7 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (23.81%) French Language
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) VB

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DHCP
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) French Language
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Workflow
2 7 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Product Management
3 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 2 (9.52%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) VBScript
3 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
4 5 (23.81%) VB
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) WSUS
1 7 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
1 7 (33.33%) SCOM
1 7 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 7 (33.33%) Lumension
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle