The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 210 186 208
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 29 71 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 1.18% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.21% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 20
Median salary £24,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5080 5848 6068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.50% 97.03% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4302 4911 4986
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Gloucestershire +6 13 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Wiltshire -1 5 £32,500 -
Bristol -6 5 £33,750 +16.37% 2
Dorset +15 3 £20,000 - 1
Somerset -2 2 £31,500 +34.04% 2
Devon - 1 £43,500 -
Applications Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Applications 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 West region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 27 (42.86%) Oracle
3 22 (34.92%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (33.33%) Windows
5 20 (31.75%) C#
6 19 (30.16%) .NET
7 18 (28.57%) Linux
8 16 (25.40%) Java
9 13 (20.63%) AIX
9 13 (20.63%) Finance
10 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 12 (19.05%) Perl
11 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
12 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
12 10 (15.87%) XML
12 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.29%) Apache
13 9 (14.29%) Tomcat
14 8 (12.70%) ITIL
14 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
14 8 (12.70%) Degree
14 8 (12.70%) DevOps
15 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
15 7 (11.11%) Unix
15 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
15 7 (11.11%) SLA
16 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
16 6 (9.52%) J2EE
16 6 (9.52%) BPEL

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (14.29%) Apache
1 9 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 3 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.59%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) DHCP
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) LDAP
3 2 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) Intranet
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.76%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) MS Access
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) QlikView
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Law
4 4 (6.35%) Marketing
5 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.17%) Advertising
6 2 (3.17%) Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Billing
6 2 (3.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) .NET
2 10 (15.87%) XML
3 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.52%) J2EE
5 5 (7.94%) HTML
6 4 (6.35%) CSS
6 4 (6.35%) Tapestry
6 4 (6.35%) XSLT
7 2 (3.17%) Web Services
8 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.59%) JSON
8 1 (1.59%) LAMP
8 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Digital Media
3 4 (6.35%) LIMS
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) AIX
4 7 (11.11%) Unix
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) Android
6 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Phone
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) DevOps
1 8 (12.70%) ITIL
1 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
2 6 (9.52%) BPEL
2 6 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.94%) System Testing
4 4 (6.35%) Android Development
4 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
4 4 (6.35%) Line Management
4 4 (6.35%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (6.35%) Logistics
4 4 (6.35%) Mobile Development
4 4 (6.35%) MVC
4 4 (6.35%) MVVM
4 4 (6.35%) Pattern Recognition
4 4 (6.35%) SDLC
4 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
4 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 20 (31.75%) C#
3 16 (25.40%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) Perl
5 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.35%) XAML
7 3 (4.76%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.76%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) C
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.70%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) MCP
4 3 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (1.59%) HNC
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec
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