The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 373 424 410
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 77 47 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 57
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £40,150
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £30,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -5.51%
Applications Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18585 20615 22693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.93% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15815 16468 18150
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -2 31 £30,791 +11.96% 2
Berkshire +40 28 £51,250 +20.58% 1
Hampshire +16 14 £27,500 -27.63% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 2 £25,750 -41.14%
Oxfordshire -4 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Applications Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (53.52%) SQL
2 70 (49.30%) Windows
3 52 (36.62%) SQL Server
4 42 (29.58%) Linux
5 40 (28.17%) Oracle
6 34 (23.94%) .NET
7 30 (21.13%) Java
7 30 (21.13%) Finance
7 30 (21.13%) Degree
8 29 (20.42%) IIS
8 29 (20.42%) Tomcat
9 27 (19.01%) Windows Server
10 26 (18.31%) Unix
11 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
12 24 (16.90%) VMware
12 24 (16.90%) MySQL
13 23 (16.20%) Perl
13 23 (16.20%) JBoss
13 23 (16.20%) WebSphere
14 22 (15.49%) LDAP
14 22 (15.49%) Web Services
14 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (14.79%) WebLogic
15 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
15 21 (14.79%) TCP/IP
16 20 (14.08%) Apache
16 20 (14.08%) LAMP
16 20 (14.08%) Citrix
17 19 (13.38%) Active Directory
17 19 (13.38%) Relational Database

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (20.42%) IIS
1 29 (20.42%) Tomcat
2 23 (16.20%) JBoss
2 23 (16.20%) WebSphere
3 21 (14.79%) WebLogic
4 20 (14.08%) Apache
5 14 (9.86%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (7.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
8 6 (4.23%) GlassFish
8 6 (4.23%) Jetty
9 5 (3.52%) Alfresco
10 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.82%) nginx
10 4 (2.82%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.11%) MS Project Server
12 2 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Project
3 1 (0.70%) CATIA
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (9.86%) SaaS
2 4 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.49%) LDAP
2 21 (14.79%) TCP/IP
3 16 (11.27%) HTTP
4 11 (7.75%) Firewall
4 11 (7.75%) NAS
5 10 (7.04%) SAN
5 10 (7.04%) SSL
6 9 (6.34%) DNS
7 6 (4.23%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.52%) FTP
8 5 (3.52%) Internet
8 5 (3.52%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.82%) NetScaler
9 4 (2.82%) SMTP
10 2 (1.41%) LAN
10 2 (1.41%) WAN
11 1 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.70%) Network Security
11 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.90%) MySQL
3 19 (13.38%) Relational Database
4 17 (11.97%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.93%) DB2
6 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.41%) Big Data
8 2 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (21.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.93%) Banking
4 6 (4.23%) French Language
5 5 (3.52%) Local Government
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (2.11%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.70%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.94%) .NET
2 22 (15.49%) Web Services
3 20 (14.08%) LAMP
4 11 (7.75%) HTML
4 11 (7.75%) XML
5 10 (7.04%) CSS
6 9 (6.34%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.52%) EDI
8 4 (2.82%) jQuery
8 4 (2.82%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (2.82%) MCollective
8 4 (2.82%) XSLT
9 3 (2.11%) Classic ASP
9 3 (2.11%) COM
9 3 (2.11%) J2EE
10 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.04%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.63%) iDTV
5 7 (4.93%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.23%) NHS
7 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.11%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.11%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.41%) Physics
10 1 (0.70%) Clustering
10 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.70%) Derivative
10 1 (0.70%) Fintech
10 1 (0.70%) iPad
10 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 70 (49.30%) Windows
2 42 (29.58%) Linux
3 27 (19.01%) Windows Server
4 26 (18.31%) Unix
5 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.34%) Android
6 9 (6.34%) Apple iOS
6 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.11%) CentOS
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.41%) Debian
9 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (11.97%) ITIL
2 10 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (7.04%) Web Operations
3 8 (5.63%) Multithreading
4 7 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (4.93%) Configuration Management
5 6 (4.23%) Data Protection
5 6 (4.23%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.52%) Business Continuity
6 5 (3.52%) Change Management
6 5 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.52%) Problem Management
6 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.82%) CRM
7 4 (2.82%) High Availability
7 4 (2.82%) Software Testing
8 3 (2.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.11%) Product Management
8 3 (2.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (53.52%) SQL
2 30 (21.13%) Java
3 23 (16.20%) Perl
4 18 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.97%) C++
6 16 (11.27%) C#
7 14 (9.86%) PHP
8 13 (9.15%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.34%) Python
10 8 (5.63%) VC++
11 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.11%) AWK
12 3 (2.11%) C
12 3 (2.11%) sed
12 3 (2.11%) VB
13 2 (1.41%) Ruby
13 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.41%) VBA
14 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.70%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.70%) MCITP
3 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) DICOM
3 2 (1.41%) HL7
4 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.23%) VirtualBox
4 6 (4.23%) Xen
5 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.82%) qmail
5 4 (2.82%) Squid
5 4 (2.82%) XenApp
5 4 (2.82%) XenServer
6 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.41%) vSphere
6 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) Puppet
2 12 (8.45%) OpenAM
3 7 (4.93%) logstash
3 7 (4.93%) Nagios
3 7 (4.93%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.82%) Cacti
4 4 (2.82%) collectd
4 4 (2.82%) Ganglia
4 4 (2.82%) Graphite
5 3 (2.11%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.41%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 40 (28.17%) Oracle
2 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
3 24 (16.90%) VMware
4 20 (14.08%) Citrix
5 12 (8.45%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.04%) Sun
7 4 (2.82%) Splunk
8 3 (2.11%) Cisco
8 3 (2.11%) F5
8 3 (2.11%) HP
8 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.41%) ThinPrint
10 1 (0.70%) BMC
10 1 (0.70%) Juniper
10 1 (0.70%) SAP
10 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
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