The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 208 215 223
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 46 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.48% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 13
Average salary £33,500 £24,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.58% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £31,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Applications 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
Bristol -6 21 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Wiltshire +12 14 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Somerset - 7 £28,000 - 4
Dorset +6 1 £44,500 -
Gloucestershire +3 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 36 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 35 (38.04%) SQL
4 33 (35.87%) Degree
5 31 (33.70%) C#
6 26 (28.26%) Java
6 26 (28.26%) .NET
7 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
8 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 22 (23.91%) Unix
10 21 (22.83%) SLA
10 21 (22.83%) Oracle
11 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
12 18 (19.57%) Android
13 17 (18.48%) Apple iOS
13 17 (18.48%) PL/SQL
13 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (17.39%) Quality Management
14 16 (17.39%) XML
14 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
14 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
14 16 (17.39%) Korn
14 16 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (16.30%) Windows 8
15 15 (16.30%) Windows Phone
15 15 (16.30%) System Testing
16 14 (15.22%) MVVM
16 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
16 14 (15.22%) Android Development

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (11.96%) Apache
2 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.35%) CMS
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.17%) IIS
6 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.35%) Visualfiles
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.26%) DHCP
3 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 3 (3.26%) LDAP
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.17%) SSL
4 2 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (1.09%) Firewall
5 1 (1.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.04%) DB2
3 6 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.09%) MS Access
7 1 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.13%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.87%) Law
3 9 (9.78%) Finance
4 7 (7.61%) Games
5 6 (6.52%) Electronics
5 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.52%) Marketing
6 4 (4.35%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.35%) Military
7 3 (3.26%) Legal
8 2 (2.17%) Billing
9 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) .NET
2 16 (17.39%) XML
3 12 (13.04%) CSS
3 12 (13.04%) HTML
4 11 (11.96%) Tapestry
5 6 (6.52%) J2EE
6 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.35%) XSLT
8 3 (3.26%) STL
9 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.17%) Spring
10 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.61%) Digital Media
5 7 (7.61%) LIMS
5 7 (7.61%) Xbox
6 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.26%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.09%) iPad
7 1 (1.09%) iPhone
7 1 (1.09%) PMI
7 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 22 (23.91%) Unix
3 18 (19.57%) Android
4 17 (18.48%) Apple iOS
5 15 (16.30%) Windows 8
5 15 (16.30%) Windows Phone
6 14 (15.22%) Windows Server
7 12 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.35%) Linux
11 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (17.39%) Quality Management
4 15 (16.30%) System Testing
5 14 (15.22%) Android Development
5 14 (15.22%) iOS Development
5 14 (15.22%) MVVM
5 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
6 12 (13.04%) TDD
7 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
7 11 (11.96%) Line Management
7 11 (11.96%) Logical Data Model
7 11 (11.96%) Logistics
7 11 (11.96%) Pattern Recognition
7 11 (11.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (11.96%) Software Testing
8 9 (9.78%) Pair Programming
8 9 (9.78%) SDLC
8 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) SQL
2 31 (33.70%) C#
3 26 (28.26%) Java
4 17 (18.48%) PL/SQL
5 16 (17.39%) Korn
5 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 14 (15.22%) XAML
7 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
8 9 (9.78%) C++
9 4 (4.35%) C
9 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Degree
2 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) HNC
3 8 (8.70%) HND
4 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.09%) MCSA
7 1 (1.09%) MCSE
7 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.83%) SLA
2 11 (11.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
5 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) Oracle
3 14 (15.22%) Xamarin
4 12 (13.04%) IBM
5 6 (6.52%) SAP
6 5 (5.43%) HP
6 5 (5.43%) LexisNexis
7 4 (4.35%) iManage
7 4 (4.35%) LANDesk
7 4 (4.35%) VMware
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco
8 2 (2.17%) Citrix
9 1 (1.09%) FrontRange
9 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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