The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Engineer
Rank 156 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £25,750 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +22.95%
Applications Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3074 3546 2910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.78% 94.97% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2271 1916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 4 £25,750 -31.33%
Edinburgh - 4 £25,750 -
Applications Engineer
UK

Applications Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Applications 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Samba
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Korn
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Applications 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Korn
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HND
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft