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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 134 143 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 9 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.042% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.043% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Average salary £47,500 - £23,750
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1984 2305 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.21% 95.72% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1591 1590
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 8 February 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) DNS
3 13 (50.00%) HTTP
4 12 (46.15%) JBoss
4 12 (46.15%) Apache
4 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (46.15%) Perl
4 12 (46.15%) Puppet
5 11 (42.31%) MySQL
5 11 (42.31%) Windows
6 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 10 (38.46%) LAMP
6 10 (38.46%) VMware
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Web Services
6 10 (38.46%) LDAP
6 10 (38.46%) SMTP
6 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (34.62%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (34.62%) nginx
7 9 (34.62%) ZABBIX
7 9 (34.62%) Cacti
7 9 (34.62%) Ganglia
7 9 (34.62%) qmail
7 9 (34.62%) High Availability
7 9 (34.62%) Splunk
7 9 (34.62%) OpenStack
7 9 (34.62%) MCollective
7 9 (34.62%) collectd
7 9 (34.62%) logstash

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (46.15%) Apache
1 12 (46.15%) JBoss
1 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (34.62%) nginx
2 9 (34.62%) OpenStack
2 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 13 (50.00%) HTTP
3 10 (38.46%) LDAP
3 10 (38.46%) SMTP
4 9 (34.62%) SSL
5 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) NAS
8 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) LAMP
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (34.62%) MCollective
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 9 (34.62%) High Availability
2 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Perl
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) qmail
1 9 (34.62%) Squid
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Puppet
2 9 (34.62%) Cacti
2 9 (34.62%) collectd
2 9 (34.62%) Ganglia
2 9 (34.62%) Graphite
2 9 (34.62%) logstash
2 9 (34.62%) Nagios
2 9 (34.62%) ZABBIX
3 3 (11.54%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Splunk
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
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