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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 113 153 125
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 20 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.05% 0.16% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.17% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 17
Average salary £54,000 £36,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.96% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
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
1799 2356 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.42% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1699
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
3 15 (51.72%) Puppet
3 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) JBoss
3 15 (51.72%) Apache
3 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
3 15 (51.72%) HTTP
3 15 (51.72%) RDBMS
3 15 (51.72%) Perl
4 14 (48.28%) Web Services
5 13 (44.83%) .NET
5 13 (44.83%) MySQL
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 13 (44.83%) LDAP
5 13 (44.83%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (44.83%) LAMP
5 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle
7 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
7 11 (37.93%) SaaS
7 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
7 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
7 11 (37.93%) OpenAM
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) WebLogic
9 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (31.03%) VMware
9 9 (31.03%) SAN

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (51.72%) Apache
1 15 (51.72%) JBoss
1 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 13 (44.83%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (31.03%) WebLogic
5 4 (13.79%) IIS
5 4 (13.79%) nginx
5 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (37.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) HTTP
2 13 (44.83%) LDAP
3 9 (31.03%) Firewall
3 9 (31.03%) NAS
3 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 4 (13.79%) SMTP
5 4 (13.79%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
2 15 (51.72%) RDBMS
3 13 (44.83%) MySQL
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Web Services
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) LAMP
3 4 (13.79%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (13.79%) MCollective
4 3 (10.34%) Classic ASP
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) XSLT
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Web Operations
2 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
2 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) High Availability
3 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) ITSM
5 1 (3.45%) Product Management
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Perl
2 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.79%) qmail
2 4 (13.79%) Squid
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Puppet
2 11 (37.93%) OpenAM
3 4 (13.79%) Cacti
3 4 (13.79%) collectd
3 4 (13.79%) Ganglia
3 4 (13.79%) Graphite
3 4 (13.79%) logstash
3 4 (13.79%) Nagios
3 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
3 9 (31.03%) Sun
3 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) BMC
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
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