The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Engineer
Rank 845 882 794
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -88
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 60 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.054% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.057% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 60
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%

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
103199 113344 103481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85203 93021 86182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 60 £35,000 -12.50% 6
East of England +32 28 £25,000 -28.57% 3
South East +13 13 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Suffolk - 13 £25,000 -
Ipswich - 13 £25,000 -
London +4 12 £70,000 +55.55%
Essex +6 7 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Colchester - 7 £25,000 -
Cambridge +18 6 £61,250 +56.05% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 6 £61,250 +56.05% 1
City of London +43 3 £40,750 -9.44%
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £35,000 +45.83% 1
West Midlands -6 3 £56,000 +49.33% 1
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +9 2 £30,500 +17.30%
Hertfordshire -6 2 - - 1
South West -18 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £41,250 -
Hampshire - 2 £41,250 -
High Wycombe - 2 £35,000 -
Slough - 2 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 2 - - 1
Berkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £38,750 -
Coventry - 2 £56,000 -
Poole - 2 - -
Kent +5 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Birmingham -12 1 £37,500 -

Applications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (36.84%) C#
1 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.68%) HTML
2 32 (33.68%) .NET
2 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
3 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
5 24 (25.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (21.05%) jQuery
6 20 (21.05%) TDD
7 19 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (18.95%) Windows
9 17 (17.89%) SQL
10 16 (16.84%) ITIL
11 12 (12.63%) C++
12 11 (11.58%) VB.NET
12 11 (11.58%) Degree
13 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
13 10 (10.53%) Java
13 10 (10.53%) Python
13 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.47%) Linux
14 9 (9.47%) VB
14 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET
14 9 (9.47%) Project Management
15 8 (8.42%) Migration
15 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
15 8 (8.42%) ERP
15 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
15 8 (8.42%) VMware

Applications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) Apache
3 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.21%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.16%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.16%) Lync
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.05%) FileNet
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.05%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.05%) GemFire
6 1 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.05%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.05%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.16%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Office 365
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) HTTP
2 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.21%) DNS
3 4 (4.21%) Internet
4 3 (3.16%) DHCP
4 3 (3.16%) HSPA
4 3 (3.16%) LTE
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.11%) VPN
5 2 (2.11%) LAN
5 2 (2.11%) PBX
5 2 (2.11%) VoIP
5 2 (2.11%) WAN
5 2 (2.11%) Wireless
5 2 (2.11%) SAN
6 1 (1.05%) Intranet
6 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.05%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
3 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.05%) SQLite
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.21%) Maven
2 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.16%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.16%) gulp
3 3 (3.16%) Grunt
3 3 (3.16%) Bower
4 2 (2.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.05%) Moq
General
1 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
1 7 (7.37%) Automotive
2 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.26%) Electronics
3 4 (4.21%) Legal
3 4 (4.21%) Advertising
3 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.16%) French Language
4 3 (3.16%) German Language
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Law
5 2 (2.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.68%) HTML
1 32 (33.68%) .NET
2 20 (21.05%) jQuery
3 19 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.37%) XML
6 4 (4.21%) CSS
6 4 (4.21%) OpenMP
6 4 (4.21%) WPF
7 3 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.16%) Marionette.js
7 3 (3.16%) Backbone.js
7 3 (3.16%) LESS
7 3 (3.16%) RESTful
7 3 (3.16%) HTML5
8 2 (2.11%) ADO.NET
8 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.05%) LINQ
9 1 (1.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.21%) CUDA
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) ASIC
5 2 (2.11%) VHDL
5 2 (2.11%) Verilog
5 2 (2.11%) IVR
5 2 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.05%) Tandem
6 1 (1.05%) Equities
6 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.32%) UNIX
5 3 (3.16%) Solaris
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.05%) CentOS
7 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.05%) TDD
3 16 (16.84%) ITIL
4 9 (9.47%) Project Management
5 8 (8.42%) Migration
5 8 (8.42%) ERP
5 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.37%) OO
6 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.37%) SDLC
7 5 (5.26%) Scrum
7 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.21%) PLM
8 4 (4.21%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.21%) DevOps
8 4 (4.21%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.21%) Kanban
8 4 (4.21%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) C#
2 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.89%) SQL
4 12 (12.63%) C++
5 11 (11.58%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.53%) Python
6 10 (10.53%) Java
7 9 (9.47%) VB
8 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
9 7 (7.37%) Perl
9 7 (7.37%) VB6
10 3 (3.16%) C
10 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.16%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.11%) PHP
11 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.05%) Lua
12 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 5 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (3.16%) MCSA
4 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) MCP
5 2 (2.11%) CCNA
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.21%) vCloud
3 3 (3.16%) UAG
3 3 (3.16%) Squid
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) ZABBIX
1 4 (4.21%) Zenoss
1 4 (4.21%) Puppet
1 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.21%) Kibana
1 4 (4.21%) Graylog
1 4 (4.21%) Graphite
1 4 (4.21%) Nagios
2 3 (3.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) VMware
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) Cisco
5 5 (5.26%) SAP
5 5 (5.26%) Perforce
6 4 (4.21%) Splunk
7 3 (3.16%) Sun
7 3 (3.16%) IBM
8 2 (2.11%) Apple
8 2 (2.11%) Autodesk
8 2 (2.11%) Citrix
8 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.11%) Xilinx
9 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.05%) Pega
9 1 (1.05%) Ektron
9 1 (1.05%) SYSPRO
9 1 (1.05%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.05%) OpenText
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