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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 217 193 208
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 39 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.83% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.86% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 29
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,250 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +12.03%
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
5483 5716 5997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 96.98% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4843 5021
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Wiltshire - 13 £35,000 -
Bristol -15 11 £32,500 -
Somerset - 8 £27,000 -
Dorset +12 4 £20,000 -
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 26 September 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 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) .NET
3 21 (31.34%) Windows
4 18 (26.87%) ITIL
4 18 (26.87%) Oracle
4 18 (26.87%) C#
5 16 (23.88%) Java
5 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
6 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
6 13 (19.40%) Service Delivery
7 12 (17.91%) Finance
7 12 (17.91%) Apache
7 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
8 11 (16.42%) AIX
8 11 (16.42%) Perl
8 11 (16.42%) SLA
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (11.94%) Unix
10 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
10 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.45%) PHP
11 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
11 7 (10.45%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (10.45%) DevOps
12 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
12 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 12 (17.91%) Apache
1 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) Jetty
4 2 (2.99%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.99%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) LAN
1 5 (7.46%) WAN
2 4 (5.97%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (5.97%) RS-485
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) Intranet
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) IPsec
4 1 (1.49%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) SSH
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Advertising
2 3 (4.48%) Billing
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.96%) J2EE
4 5 (7.46%) XML
5 4 (5.97%) SAML
5 4 (5.97%) Web Services
6 3 (4.48%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) JSON
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.99%) LAMP
7 2 (2.99%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.99%) SOAP
8 1 (1.49%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) SCADA
4 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.82%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) Windows
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.42%) AIX
5 8 (11.94%) Unix
6 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) ITIL
2 13 (19.40%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.45%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (10.45%) DevOps
4 6 (8.96%) BPEL
5 5 (7.46%) Project Management
6 4 (5.97%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.97%) ITSM
6 4 (5.97%) Scrum
6 4 (5.97%) Service Management
6 4 (5.97%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.48%) CAD
7 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) CRM
8 2 (2.99%) ERP
8 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) C#
3 16 (23.88%) Java
4 11 (16.42%) Perl
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.97%) VB
8 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) MCP
3 6 (8.96%) MCTS
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.48%) Degree
5 3 (4.48%) HNC
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) DICOM
2 1 (1.49%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Netcool
1 1 (1.49%) OPNET
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.97%) Citrix
4 4 (5.97%) DevExpress
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) Sage
6 1 (1.49%) Compuware
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.49%) SAP