The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 409 390 385
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 36 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 48
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £35,150
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £31,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
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
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 16 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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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
Surrey +7 12 £38,500 +71.11%
Berkshire -3 11 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Hampshire -9 4 £26,500 -24.28%
Oxfordshire - 2 £38,000 -
East Sussex -21 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 62 (60.19%) Windows
2 61 (59.22%) SQL
3 36 (34.95%) Microsoft
4 35 (33.98%) SQL Server
5 30 (29.13%) Linux
6 28 (27.18%) ITIL
7 26 (25.24%) Oracle
8 25 (24.27%) IIS
9 24 (23.30%) Java
10 23 (22.33%) Retail
11 22 (21.36%) MySQL
12 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (17.48%) UNIX
14 17 (16.50%) CRM
15 16 (15.53%) PHP
15 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (15.53%) Relational Database
16 15 (14.56%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (14.56%) SharePoint
17 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
17 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
18 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
18 13 (12.62%) Tomcat
18 13 (12.62%) ERP
18 13 (12.62%) C#
18 13 (12.62%) Incident Management
19 12 (11.65%) SaaS
19 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
19 12 (11.65%) Service Management
20 11 (10.68%) LAMP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (24.27%) IIS
2 15 (14.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (12.62%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (8.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (6.80%) Apache
7 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.97%) CMS
9 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.97%) JCAPS
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Retail-J
2 5 (4.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.97%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.97%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.77%) DNS
2 8 (7.77%) DHCP
3 6 (5.83%) VoIP
4 4 (3.88%) BIG-IP
4 4 (3.88%) Firewall
5 3 (2.91%) HTTP
5 3 (2.91%) SMTP
6 2 (1.94%) Internet
7 1 (0.97%) LDAP
7 1 (0.97%) VPN
7 1 (0.97%) POP3
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.36%) MySQL
3 16 (15.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.71%) RDBMS
5 9 (8.74%) DB2
6 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.91%) MS Access
8 3 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.97%) Ingres
9 1 (0.97%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Subversion
2 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (22.33%) Retail
2 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.68%) Finance
4 10 (9.71%) French Language
5 8 (7.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.85%) German Language
7 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.91%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) LAMP
2 10 (9.71%) HTML
3 9 (8.74%) .NET
4 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.80%) CSS
6 5 (4.85%) J2EE
7 4 (3.88%) Web Services
8 2 (1.94%) WCF
8 2 (1.94%) XML
9 1 (0.97%) Middleware
9 1 (0.97%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.97%) XHTML
9 1 (0.97%) Lucene
9 1 (0.97%) Ajax
9 1 (0.97%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.85%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) LIMS
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (60.19%) Windows
2 30 (29.13%) Linux
3 18 (17.48%) UNIX
4 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Solaris
6 4 (3.88%) AIX
6 4 (3.88%) HPUX
7 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) ITIL
2 17 (16.50%) CRM
3 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
3 13 (12.62%) ERP
3 13 (12.62%) Incident Management
4 12 (11.65%) Service Management
5 11 (10.68%) Problem Management
5 11 (10.68%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (8.74%) Change Management
6 9 (8.74%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.80%) Workflow
8 6 (5.83%) Software Deployment
8 6 (5.83%) Product Management
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.83%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.91%) ITSM
9 3 (2.91%) Release Management
10 2 (1.94%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.94%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) SQL
2 24 (23.30%) Java
3 16 (15.53%) PHP
4 13 (12.62%) C#
5 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
6 10 (9.71%) C++
6 10 (9.71%) VBScript
7 9 (8.74%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.83%) C
9 4 (3.88%) VB
9 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.74%) MCITP
3 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) MCP
6 3 (2.91%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.80%) SLA
3 5 (4.85%) QA
4 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) HP SIM
1 8 (7.77%) WSUS
1 8 (7.77%) SCCM
1 8 (7.77%) SCOM
1 8 (7.77%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 36 (34.95%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.24%) Oracle
3 11 (10.68%) JDA
4 8 (7.77%) ArcSight
4 8 (7.77%) Lumension
4 8 (7.77%) SolarWinds
4 8 (7.77%) HP
5 7 (6.80%) F5
6 5 (4.85%) Sybase
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco
8 3 (2.91%) VMware
8 3 (2.91%) JBoss
9 2 (1.94%) IBM
9 2 (1.94%) Retek
9 2 (1.94%) Reuters
10 1 (0.97%) Perforce
10 1 (0.97%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.97%) CODA
10 1 (0.97%) Sage
10 1 (0.97%) BEA
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