The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 116 119 137
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 23 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.94% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.99% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 5
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.71%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2324 2015 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.11% 94.38% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1614 1960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support Engineer
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 12 (34.29%) HTTP
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) Oracle
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
5 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
6 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.14%) DNS
7 5 (14.29%) Software Deployment
7 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (14.29%) VMware
7 5 (14.29%) SMTP
7 5 (14.29%) Internet
8 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.43%) IIS
8 4 (11.43%) ITIL
8 4 (11.43%) C#
9 3 (8.57%) Korn
9 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) French Language
9 3 (8.57%) SCCM
9 3 (8.57%) Product Management
9 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 3 (8.57%) Waterfall

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MicroStation
2 1 (2.86%) ProjectWise
2 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) SMTP
3 5 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) DB2
General
1 3 (8.57%) French Language
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) German Language
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Product Management
3 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
3 3 (8.57%) RUP
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
2 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) Korn
4 3 (8.57%) sed
4 3 (8.57%) C++
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) C
4 3 (8.57%) AWK
5 2 (5.71%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
1 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.71%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) Lumension
4 2 (5.71%) ArcSight
4 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Altiris
5 1 (2.86%) FrontRange
5 1 (2.86%) AVEVA
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Intergraph
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago