The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 393 368 411
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 58 70 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 28
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.71%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 31 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Surrey -25 10 £36,500 -2.66%
Oxfordshire -8 4 £32,750 +36.45%
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
West Sussex +5 2 £40,000 +122.22%
Kent - 2 £26,360 -
East Sussex - 2 £33,000 -
Middlesex +3 1 - -
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (57.73%) SQL
2 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
3 39 (40.21%) Windows
4 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
5 32 (32.99%) Linux
6 28 (28.87%) Oracle
7 24 (24.74%) UNIX
8 22 (22.68%) .NET
9 16 (16.49%) HTML
10 15 (15.46%) MySQL
10 15 (15.46%) ITIL
10 15 (15.46%) MS Excel
11 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
12 13 (13.40%) HTTP
12 13 (13.40%) CSS
12 13 (13.40%) MS Office
13 12 (12.37%) DB2
13 12 (12.37%) IIS
13 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
13 12 (12.37%) C#
14 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
14 11 (11.34%) Degree
15 10 (10.31%) SLA
15 10 (10.31%) SMTP
15 10 (10.31%) Apache
16 9 (9.28%) VMware
16 9 (9.28%) Bash Shell
17 8 (8.25%) QA
17 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (8.25%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (12.37%) IIS
2 10 (10.31%) Apache
3 7 (7.22%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.09%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.40%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.03%) MicroStation
4 1 (1.03%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Retail-J
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.03%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) HTTP
2 10 (10.31%) SMTP
3 7 (7.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.19%) Internet
4 6 (6.19%) DNS
5 5 (5.15%) LDAP
5 5 (5.15%) POP3
6 3 (3.09%) Firewall
7 2 (2.06%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.06%) DHCP
8 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.03%) LAN
8 1 (1.03%) VoIP
8 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) MySQL
3 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
4 12 (12.37%) DB2
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.15%) MS Access
8 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.03%) UniData
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (8.25%) Marketing
2 6 (6.19%) Back Office
3 5 (5.15%) Finance
4 4 (4.12%) French Language
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) German Language
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.68%) .NET
2 16 (16.49%) HTML
3 13 (13.40%) CSS
4 7 (7.22%) XML
5 5 (5.15%) XHTML
5 5 (5.15%) Ajax
6 4 (4.12%) Java EE
6 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.12%) Web Services
6 4 (4.12%) J2EE
7 3 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.06%) XSL
9 1 (1.03%) Middleware
9 1 (1.03%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.03%) Clustering
3 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.21%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Linux
3 24 (24.74%) UNIX
4 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.06%) Android
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) AIX
4 2 (2.06%) HPUX
4 2 (2.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.03%) CentOS
5 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) ITIL
2 8 (8.25%) ITSM
3 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (6.19%) Release Management
5 5 (5.15%) CRM
5 5 (5.15%) Service Management
5 5 (5.15%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.15%) Software Deployment
6 4 (4.12%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.09%) RUP
7 3 (3.09%) Product Management
7 3 (3.09%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.09%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.09%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.09%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.06%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.73%) SQL
2 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.37%) C#
3 9 (9.28%) Bash Shell
4 8 (8.25%) Shell Script
4 8 (8.25%) Java
5 4 (4.12%) C++
6 3 (3.09%) C
6 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.09%) AWK
6 3 (3.09%) Korn
6 3 (3.09%) sed
7 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.06%) VBScript
7 2 (2.06%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) ABAP
8 1 (1.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.15%) MCP
4 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
2 8 (8.25%) QA
3 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.09%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.06%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.06%) SCOM
2 2 (2.06%) WSUS
3 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.87%) Oracle
3 9 (9.28%) VMware
4 5 (5.15%) JBoss
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) Citrix
5 3 (3.09%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.06%) F5
6 2 (2.06%) Lumension
6 2 (2.06%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.06%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.06%) HP
6 2 (2.06%) JDA
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco
6 2 (2.06%) Sybase
7 1 (1.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Remedy
7 1 (1.03%) Sage
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