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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
England / South West
Rank 211 210 228
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 21 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.74% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.76% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 20
Median salary £32,000 £33,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%

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
4786 5423 5795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.22% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3995 4633 4906
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,862 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +26 10 £27,500 -17.91% 1
Bristol -1 5 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Gloucestershire -12 4 £34,500 +15.00%
Somerset +4 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Applications Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 17 (34.69%) Windows
3 16 (32.65%) Java
4 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
6 11 (22.45%) ITIL
7 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
7 10 (20.41%) C#
8 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.29%) .NET
9 7 (14.29%) Oracle
9 7 (14.29%) IIS
10 6 (12.24%) Linux
10 6 (12.24%) SLA
10 6 (12.24%) Scrum
10 6 (12.24%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (10.20%) Finance
11 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
11 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
12 4 (8.16%) Apache
12 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
12 4 (8.16%) C
12 4 (8.16%) XML
12 4 (8.16%) PHP
12 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
12 4 (8.16%) SAML
12 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
12 4 (8.16%) Citrix

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 7 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 4 (8.16%) Jetty
4 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) RS-485
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) IPsec
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.04%) SSH
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Local Government
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
2 4 (8.16%) SAML
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (6.12%) Spring
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) JPA
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
4 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) JSON
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) SCADA
3 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.08%) Data Conversion
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) PACS
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) CentOS
4 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) Unix
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (12.24%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (12.24%) Scrum
4 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) Change Management
5 4 (8.16%) Identity Management
5 4 (8.16%) ITSM
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Product Management
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) C
4 4 (8.16%) PHP
5 2 (4.08%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) DICOM
2 1 (2.04%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Netcool
1 1 (2.04%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix
3 4 (8.16%) DevExpress
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Sage
5 1 (2.04%) Compuware
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Lotus
5 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
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