The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 210 185 216
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 25 58 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 1.00% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.03% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 49 18
Median salary £25,750 £32,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.76% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
Applications Support 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
5160 5618 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 97.28% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4358 4691 4836
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 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Applications Support 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 Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 +8 14 £24,500 -38.75%
Bristol -11 9 £31,500 +46.51% 1
Wiltshire -19 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (50.00%) SQL
1 29 (50.00%) Oracle
2 23 (39.66%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (34.48%) .NET
3 20 (34.48%) Java
4 19 (32.76%) C#
5 18 (31.03%) Windows
6 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
6 15 (25.86%) Finance
7 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
8 13 (22.41%) Linux
9 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
9 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.97%) AIX
10 11 (18.97%) XML
11 10 (17.24%) Perl
11 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.52%) Apache
12 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
12 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
13 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
13 8 (13.79%) DevOps
13 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
14 7 (12.07%) DNS
14 7 (12.07%) HTML
14 7 (12.07%) CSS
14 7 (12.07%) Law
14 7 (12.07%) Windows 7

Applications Support 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 (15.52%) Apache
2 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.62%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.45%) CMS
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) DNS
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.17%) DHCP
2 3 (5.17%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.90%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.72%) MS Access
6 1 (1.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Subversion
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Law
3 6 (10.34%) Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Electronics
4 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) XML
3 7 (12.07%) CSS
3 7 (12.07%) HTML
4 6 (10.34%) J2EE
4 6 (10.34%) Tapestry
5 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.90%) XSLT
6 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.34%) LIMS
4 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.72%) PMI
6 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) AIX
4 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.34%) Unix
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) DevOps
1 8 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (10.34%) BPEL
2 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
2 6 (10.34%) Line Management
2 6 (10.34%) Logical Data Model
2 6 (10.34%) Logistics
2 6 (10.34%) Pattern Recognition
2 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
2 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
2 6 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) MVC
4 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.17%) Document Management
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.24%) Perl
6 6 (10.34%) C++
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
1 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) iManage
5 2 (3.45%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.45%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago