The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 536 563 595
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 377 441 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 349 397 340
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Engineer in the job title.

Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the UK.

Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Engineer over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England +1 352 £43,000 +7.50% 39
London +24 147 £52,500 +10.52% 16
South East +46 68 £40,000 - 8
East of England +11 49 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 38 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Berkshire +54 31 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +41 27 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +32 27 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Cambridge +17 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South West -14 21 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Leeds +33 20 £35,000 -10.25%
Reading +30 20 £55,000 +22.90%
North West -9 20 £47,500 +26.66% 2
City of London +18 18 £32,500 -38.09% 3
Manchester -1 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Midlands -14 16 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +30 14 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Milton Keynes +26 14 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +31 12 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Peterborough +4 11 £50,000 - 1
South Wales +5 10 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Bristol -2 10 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Wales -5 10 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Edinburgh +19 9 £45,000 +38.46%
Warwickshire +8 8 £31,000 -22.50% 2
Essex +13 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire +3 7 £35,000 -20.00%
Maidenhead +3 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Wiltshire +20 6 £28,750 -12.87% 2
East Midlands -14 6 £47,500 +39.70%

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 430 (53.35%) SQL
2 415 (51.49%) Windows
3 314 (38.96%) SQL Server
4 298 (36.97%) Linux
5 240 (29.78%) Finance
6 209 (25.93%) Java
7 193 (23.95%) Microsoft
8 177 (21.96%) Oracle
9 167 (20.72%) .NET
10 156 (19.35%) Windows Server
11 139 (17.25%) Tomcat
12 133 (16.50%) PowerShell
13 128 (15.88%) Apache
14 124 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 124 (15.38%) C#
15 121 (15.01%) Degree
16 118 (14.64%) Unix
17 114 (14.14%) MySQL
18 112 (13.90%) ITIL
18 112 (13.90%) Active Directory
19 110 (13.65%) JBoss
20 109 (13.52%) IIS
21 101 (12.53%) Banking
22 92 (11.41%) Red Hat
23 91 (11.29%) TCP/IP
23 91 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
23 91 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 90 (11.17%) WebSphere
25 87 (10.79%) Web Services
26 85 (10.55%) Python

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 139 (17.25%) Tomcat
2 128 (15.88%) Apache
3 110 (13.65%) JBoss
4 109 (13.52%) IIS
5 90 (11.17%) WebSphere
6 84 (10.42%) WebLogic
7 62 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 52 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
9 35 (4.34%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.49%) SAS
12 8 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.87%) nginx
14 6 (0.74%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.62%) CMS
15 5 (0.62%) Confluence
15 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.62%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.62%) WildFly
Applications
1 77 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.85%) MS Office
3 5 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.25%) PTC Creo
4 2 (0.25%) Windchill
5 1 (0.12%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.12%) Maya
5 1 (0.12%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.62%) Siebel Analytics
4 3 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.25%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 83 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (9.80%) SaaS
3 37 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.98%) Office 365
5 23 (2.85%) PaaS
6 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.37%) IaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.25%) Google Play
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 91 (11.29%) TCP/IP
2 82 (10.17%) HTTP
3 72 (8.93%) Firewall
4 47 (5.83%) DNS
5 41 (5.09%) LDAP
6 36 (4.47%) SAN
7 35 (4.34%) NAS
8 32 (3.97%) VPN
9 31 (3.85%) SSL
10 23 (2.85%) Internet
11 20 (2.48%) Network Security
12 11 (1.36%) LAN
13 8 (0.99%) WAN
14 7 (0.87%) FTP
14 7 (0.87%) Wireshark
15 6 (0.74%) DHCP
15 6 (0.74%) SSH
16 5 (0.62%) HTTPS
16 5 (0.62%) IPsec
16 5 (0.62%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 114 (14.14%) MySQL
3 70 (8.68%) Relational Database
4 57 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (6.08%) RDBMS
6 41 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (2.73%) Oracle Database
10 19 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (1.61%) MS Access
13 10 (1.24%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (0.62%) MarkLogic
17 4 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
17 4 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 24 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (2.61%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.11%) JMeter
4 17 (2.11%) MSBuild
5 16 (1.99%) TeamCity
6 15 (1.86%) Git (software)
7 13 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (1.61%) Hudson
8 10 (1.24%) Subversion
9 9 (1.12%) Burp Suite
9 9 (1.12%) JIRA
10 8 (0.99%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.87%) LabVIEW
11 7 (0.87%) Metasploit
12 6 (0.74%) Selenium
13 5 (0.62%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.50%) AppScan
14 4 (0.50%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.50%) WebScarab
General
1 240 (29.78%) Finance
2 101 (12.53%) Banking
3 29 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.98%) Financial Institution
5 21 (2.61%) Retail
6 16 (1.99%) Legal
6 16 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.74%) Marketing
8 12 (1.49%) Back Office
9 11 (1.36%) Publishing
10 10 (1.24%) Local Government
11 8 (0.99%) Advertising
12 7 (0.87%) Games
12 7 (0.87%) German Language
13 6 (0.74%) Front Office
13 6 (0.74%) Law
14 5 (0.62%) Electronics
14 5 (0.62%) French Language
14 5 (0.62%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (20.72%) .NET
2 87 (10.79%) Web Services
3 84 (10.42%) Middleware
4 63 (7.82%) XML
5 61 (7.57%) HTML
6 53 (6.58%) ASP.NET
7 48 (5.96%) LAMP
8 40 (4.96%) jQuery
9 29 (3.60%) J2EE
10 27 (3.35%) AngularJS
10 27 (3.35%) CSS
11 20 (2.48%) .NET Framework
12 16 (1.99%) WebSphere MQ
13 15 (1.86%) MSMQ
14 14 (1.74%) Apache Camel
14 14 (1.74%) SOAP
15 13 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (1.61%) HTML5
16 11 (1.36%) Qt
17 10 (1.24%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.93%) Enterprise Software
2 76 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.99%) Fintech
6 14 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.61%) CMDB
8 12 (1.49%) iPad
9 11 (1.36%) Clustering
9 11 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
9 11 (1.36%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.24%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.12%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.99%) Xbox
13 7 (0.87%) LLPG
14 6 (0.74%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.74%) Replication
15 5 (0.62%) Equities
15 5 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 415 (51.49%) Windows
2 298 (36.97%) Linux
3 156 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 118 (14.64%) Unix
5 91 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (5.71%) CentOS
8 45 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (3.35%) Windows 7
10 26 (3.23%) Android
10 26 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 19 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (1.24%) Windows Phone
14 9 (1.12%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.99%) Debian
16 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.62%) Solaris
18 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (13.90%) ITIL
2 91 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (7.69%) DevOps
4 54 (6.70%) Software Engineering
5 46 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 44 (5.46%) CRM
7 43 (5.33%) Analytics
8 42 (5.21%) Configuration Management
9 41 (5.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 38 (4.71%) Release Management
11 37 (4.59%) SDLC
12 36 (4.47%) Change Management
12 36 (4.47%) Web Operations
13 34 (4.22%) Scrum
14 33 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (4.09%) MVC
15 32 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (3.72%) Information Security
16 30 (3.72%) Mentoring
17 26 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 430 (53.35%) SQL
2 209 (25.93%) Java
3 133 (16.50%) PowerShell
4 124 (15.38%) C#
4 124 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 85 (10.55%) Python
6 75 (9.31%) Perl
7 74 (9.18%) Bash Shell
8 68 (8.44%) C
9 52 (6.45%) C++
10 39 (4.84%) Shell Script
11 37 (4.59%) PHP
12 36 (4.47%) T-SQL
13 29 (3.60%) VB.NET
14 28 (3.47%) Ruby
15 27 (3.35%) VBScript
16 25 (3.10%) VB
17 19 (2.36%) VBA
18 13 (1.61%) Objective-C
19 9 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 121 (15.01%) Degree
2 44 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (2.73%) CISSP
4 15 (1.86%) MCSA
5 14 (1.74%) MCP
5 14 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.61%) MCT
7 12 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.24%) MCAD
8 10 (1.24%) MCSD
8 10 (1.24%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.12%) CEH
10 7 (0.87%) MCSE
10 7 (0.87%) MCTS
11 6 (0.74%) HND
11 6 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.74%) SANS
12 5 (0.62%) GCIH
13 4 (0.50%) CISA
14 3 (0.37%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.34%) SLA
2 16 (1.99%) QA
3 15 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) DICOM
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
5 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) SDET
5 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 112 (13.90%) Active Directory
2 60 (7.44%) Oracle RAC
3 33 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.74%) XenApp
7 6 (0.74%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.50%) NFS
8 4 (0.50%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.50%) Samba
8 4 (0.50%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.37%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.25%) Docker
10 2 (0.25%) Varnish
10 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 66 (8.19%) Puppet
2 41 (5.09%) OpenAM
3 28 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (2.85%) Ansible
4 23 (2.85%) Nagios
4 23 (2.85%) SCCM
5 15 (1.86%) WSUS
6 8 (0.99%) Nessus
7 5 (0.62%) SCOM
8 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.37%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.25%) StatsD
10 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.12%) logstash
11 1 (0.12%) Salt
11 1 (0.12%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 193 (23.95%) Microsoft
2 177 (21.96%) Oracle
3 92 (11.41%) Red Hat
4 53 (6.58%) VMware
5 39 (4.84%) Citrix
6 36 (4.47%) Sun
7 29 (3.60%) Cisco
8 20 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.61%) IBM
10 12 (1.49%) LogRhythm
11 10 (1.24%) Alterian
11 10 (1.24%) Google
12 9 (1.12%) Dell
12 9 (1.12%) Intel Security
13 7 (0.87%) SAP
13 7 (0.87%) Siebel
14 6 (0.74%) New Relic
14 6 (0.74%) Remedy
14 6 (0.74%) SolarWinds
15 5 (0.62%) Charles River
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Healthcare, Pension + More
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
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Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TM Recruit
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
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Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum, Flexible Benefits, Shares, Bonus..
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £26k to £33k + benefits
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Connected IT
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
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