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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Engineer
Rank 140 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 7 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 1.08% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.17% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 19
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -7.24%
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
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 May 2015.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) SCOM
4 3 (33.33%) HP SIM
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Lumension
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) WSUS
4 3 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
2 3 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 3 (33.33%) Lumension
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
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