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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 557 575 556
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 395 425 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 353 339 430
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 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
England +6 383 £42,500 +13.33% 51
London +31 158 £47,500 +5.55% 22
South East +21 95 £39,250 +4.66% 13
Surrey +17 34 £35,000 +25.00% 2
East of England +2 34 £41,250 +65.00% 4
City of London +43 30 £47,500 +15.15% 7
Berkshire +13 29 £54,000 +35.00% 5
South West -42 27 £24,500 -24.61% 2
Reading +29 23 £54,000 +35.00% 4
Cambridgeshire 0 22 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Hampshire +20 20 £28,500 -9.52% 1
West Midlands -6 20 £31,168 -23.98% 1
East Midlands +29 17 £31,500 +14.54% 1
Yorkshire 0 16 £32,500 +4.83% 4
North West +13 15 £45,000 +30.43% 3
Gloucestershire +8 15 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Manchester +9 14 £45,000 +20.00% 3
West Yorkshire +5 12 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Peterborough - 12 £48,750 -
Cambridge -6 10 £29,750 -37.36% 2
Leeds -1 9 £31,250 -21.87% 4
Bristol -21 9 £31,500 +8.62%
West Sussex 0 7 £47,500 -14.41%
Derbyshire - 7 £39,690 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 7 £47,500 -
Weybridge - 7 £23,000 - 2
Derby - 7 £39,690 - 1
Coventry +3 6 £27,500 -50.89%
Basingstoke -7 6 £65,000 +160.00% 1
Gloucester - 6 - - 1

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 410 (47.90%) SQL
2 374 (43.69%) Windows
3 240 (28.04%) SQL Server
4 225 (26.29%) Finance
5 222 (25.93%) Linux
6 216 (25.23%) Java
7 176 (20.56%) Oracle
8 169 (19.74%) .NET
9 161 (18.81%) Degree
10 149 (17.41%) Microsoft
11 132 (15.42%) C#
12 130 (15.19%) Windows Server
13 128 (14.95%) IIS
14 124 (14.49%) MS Excel
15 122 (14.25%) Unix
16 120 (14.02%) ITIL
17 115 (13.43%) Tomcat
18 110 (12.85%) JavaScript
19 108 (12.62%) VMware
20 105 (12.27%) MySQL
21 102 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
22 98 (11.45%) Software Engineering
23 97 (11.33%) Perl
24 96 (11.21%) PowerShell
25 94 (10.98%) C++
25 94 (10.98%) Python
26 93 (10.86%) Active Directory
26 93 (10.86%) SLA
27 92 (10.75%) Apache
28 80 (9.35%) Agile Software Development

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
1 128 (14.95%) IIS
2 115 (13.43%) Tomcat
3 92 (10.75%) Apache
4 67 (7.83%) JBoss
5 36 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 34 (3.97%) SharePoint
7 30 (3.50%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (3.27%) WebLogic
9 22 (2.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 18 (2.10%) GlassFish
11 14 (1.64%) MS Exchange
12 12 (1.40%) CMS
13 11 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (1.17%) Jetty
15 9 (1.05%) Node.js
16 8 (0.93%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
17 6 (0.70%) Skype for Business
17 6 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 124 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.09%) MS Office
3 18 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.47%) CATIA
4 4 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.23%) Simulink
6 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Revit
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.58%) Magento
3 5 (0.58%) MetaTrader
4 4 (0.47%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.47%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.35%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.23%) Eikon
6 2 (0.23%) ENOVIA
6 2 (0.23%) Exstream
6 2 (0.23%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.23%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.23%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.12%) Line 500
7 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.31%) SaaS
2 41 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.05%) IaaS
5 7 (0.82%) Office 365
6 4 (0.47%) PaaS
6 4 (0.47%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.35%) Force.com
7 3 (0.35%) GitHub
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.07%) HTTP
1 52 (6.07%) TCP/IP
2 47 (5.49%) DNS
3 37 (4.32%) LDAP
4 36 (4.21%) Firewall
5 27 (3.15%) VPN
6 24 (2.80%) Internet
7 20 (2.34%) NAS
8 18 (2.10%) SAN
9 16 (1.87%) DHCP
9 16 (1.87%) FTP
9 16 (1.87%) SSL
10 12 (1.40%) Wireshark
11 10 (1.17%) Kerberos
12 9 (1.05%) WAN
13 8 (0.93%) LAN
13 8 (0.93%) NetScaler
14 7 (0.82%) SMTP
15 5 (0.58%) Multicast
15 5 (0.58%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 105 (12.27%) MySQL
3 46 (5.37%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.50%) RDBMS
5 27 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.40%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.82%) DB2
13 7 (0.82%) MS Access
13 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.58%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.47%) Redis
17 3 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (2.45%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.10%) JIRA
3 17 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.75%) Subversion
5 14 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.52%) Selenium
7 12 (1.40%) Maven
8 11 (1.29%) Burp Suite
8 11 (1.29%) MSI
9 10 (1.17%) Ant
9 10 (1.17%) InstallShield
9 10 (1.17%) ProC
9 10 (1.17%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.05%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.82%) AdminStudio
11 7 (0.82%) CMake
11 7 (0.82%) Metasploit
11 7 (0.82%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.82%) Wise Package Studio
12 6 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 225 (26.29%) Finance
2 46 (5.37%) Banking
3 35 (4.09%) Legal
4 34 (3.97%) Retail
5 33 (3.86%) Law
5 33 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.10%) Electronics
8 14 (1.64%) Front Office
8 14 (1.64%) Marketing
9 11 (1.29%) Automotive
9 11 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.17%) French Language
11 9 (1.05%) Advertising
11 9 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.93%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.82%) Publishing
14 5 (0.58%) Games
15 4 (0.47%) Back Office
15 4 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (19.74%) .NET
2 78 (9.11%) HTML
3 73 (8.53%) Web Services
4 71 (8.29%) XML
5 59 (6.89%) ASP.NET
6 56 (6.54%) LAMP
7 52 (6.07%) CSS
8 21 (2.45%) XSLT
9 18 (2.10%) FIX Protocol
10 15 (1.75%) Middleware
11 14 (1.64%) Ajax
11 14 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (1.52%) jQuery
12 13 (1.52%) Spring
13 12 (1.40%) ELK Stack
14 11 (1.29%) SOAP
15 8 (0.93%) .NET Framework
15 8 (0.93%) EDI
16 7 (0.82%) Django
16 7 (0.82%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 62 (7.24%) Mobile App
4 44 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.80%) Blackberry
5 24 (2.80%) Hedge funds
6 20 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.22%) Fintech
8 16 (1.87%) Clustering
9 15 (1.75%) iPhone
10 14 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.52%) Driving Licence
12 12 (1.40%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.17%) Digital Media
13 10 (1.17%) Equities
13 10 (1.17%) NHS
13 10 (1.17%) Physics
13 10 (1.17%) PKI
14 8 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 374 (43.69%) Windows
2 222 (25.93%) Linux
3 130 (15.19%) Windows Server
4 122 (14.25%) Unix
5 61 (7.13%) Android
6 47 (5.49%) Apple iOS
7 33 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (3.39%) Solaris
10 28 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (2.80%) Windows 7
11 24 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
13 12 (1.40%) AIX
14 10 (1.17%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.93%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.70%) CentOS
17 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (14.02%) ITIL
2 98 (11.45%) Software Engineering
3 80 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (6.66%) CRM
5 51 (5.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 49 (5.72%) Problem Management
7 45 (5.26%) DevOps
7 45 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 39 (4.56%) Configuration Management
9 37 (4.32%) E-Commerce
10 36 (4.21%) ERP
11 35 (4.09%) SDLC
12 30 (3.50%) Software Testing
13 29 (3.39%) High Availability
13 29 (3.39%) OO
14 28 (3.27%) Change Management
14 28 (3.27%) Release Management
14 28 (3.27%) Service Management
15 26 (3.04%) Automated Testing
15 26 (3.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 410 (47.90%) SQL
2 216 (25.23%) Java
3 132 (15.42%) C#
4 110 (12.85%) JavaScript
5 97 (11.33%) Perl
6 96 (11.21%) PowerShell
7 94 (10.98%) C++
7 94 (10.98%) Python
8 58 (6.78%) PHP
9 53 (6.19%) Bash Shell
10 31 (3.62%) T-SQL
11 28 (3.27%) PL/SQL
12 27 (3.15%) C
13 23 (2.69%) Objective-C
14 21 (2.45%) VBScript
15 20 (2.34%) Shell Script
16 18 (2.10%) VB
17 16 (1.87%) Ruby
17 16 (1.87%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 161 (18.81%) Degree
2 42 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.15%) MCSA
5 21 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.34%) MCSE
7 14 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.17%) MCP
8 10 (1.17%) MCT
9 8 (0.93%) CISSP
10 3 (0.35%) CCA
10 3 (0.35%) CCNA
10 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.35%) CSSLP
10 3 (0.35%) HND
10 3 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.35%) MCITP
10 3 (0.35%) SANS
11 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (10.86%) SLA
2 65 (7.59%) QA
3 8 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.47%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.47%) GxP
5 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.23%) DICOM
6 2 (0.23%) GAMP
6 2 (0.23%) HL7
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 93 (10.86%) Active Directory
2 69 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (5.02%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.45%) Terminal Server
5 19 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (1.75%) XenApp
7 14 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (1.40%) Squid
9 11 (1.29%) VirtualBox
10 10 (1.17%) Xen
10 10 (1.17%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.82%) Firmware
11 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.58%) vSphere
12 5 (0.58%) XenServer
13 4 (0.47%) qmail
14 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 61 (7.13%) Puppet
2 30 (3.50%) SCCM
3 25 (2.92%) Nagios
4 18 (2.10%) OpenAM
4 18 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.93%) logstash
6 7 (0.82%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.70%) SCOM
8 4 (0.47%) Ansible
8 4 (0.47%) Cacti
8 4 (0.47%) collectd
8 4 (0.47%) Ganglia
8 4 (0.47%) Graphite
8 4 (0.47%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.47%) StatsD
9 3 (0.35%) EdgeSight
9 3 (0.35%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.35%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 176 (20.56%) Oracle
2 149 (17.41%) Microsoft
3 108 (12.62%) VMware
4 65 (7.59%) Citrix
5 34 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 26 (3.04%) Sun
7 19 (2.22%) Splunk
8 18 (2.10%) HP
9 17 (1.99%) Cisco
10 16 (1.87%) iManage
11 15 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
12 13 (1.52%) IBM
12 13 (1.52%) SAP
13 11 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.17%) Interwoven
15 8 (0.93%) Perforce
15 8 (0.93%) Progress
16 7 (0.82%) SolarWinds
17 5 (0.58%) Google
17 5 (0.58%) Intel
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 Per Annum + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + strong benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34,000-45,000+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago