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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
UK
Rank 543 533 613
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +80
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 322 424 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 294 392 298
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +2 305 £45,000 +12.50% 49
London +51 148 £47,500 -5.00% 21
South East +29 55 £40,000 +14.28% 9
East of England +6 27 £45,000 +57.89% 6
Berkshire +39 25 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 22 £47,500 +31.03% 4
South West -1 21 £32,000 -4.47% 4
West Midlands +18 19 £31,000 -22.50% 2
North West -3 16 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Reading +30 15 £47,500 -
Manchester -8 15 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Buckinghamshire +37 14 £38,750 +55.00% 2
Yorkshire +23 14 £33,750 -13.46%
City of London +17 14 £35,000 -39.13% 9
Milton Keynes - 14 £38,750 -
West Yorkshire +42 12 £33,500 -16.25%
Warwickshire +26 11 £31,000 -22.50%
Scotland +17 11 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Wiltshire +20 10 £27,500 -17.91% 1
Cambridge +7 10 £37,500 +3.44% 3
Peterborough +1 10 £50,000 +31.14% 1
Swindon +21 9 £27,500 -34.52% 1
Edinburgh +11 9 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Leeds +30 7 £40,000 -
Maidenhead +4 7 £55,000 +69.23% 1
East Midlands -11 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Warwick +28 6 £34,500 -13.75%
West Sussex +15 6 £46,250 +2.77%
South Wales +13 5 £27,250 -19.85%
Wales +9 5 £27,250 -19.85% 1

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 381 (51.84%) SQL
2 363 (49.39%) Windows
3 252 (34.29%) SQL Server
4 240 (32.65%) Linux
5 211 (28.71%) Finance
6 190 (25.85%) Java
7 160 (21.77%) Microsoft
8 149 (20.27%) .NET
9 142 (19.32%) Oracle
10 133 (18.10%) Windows Server
11 123 (16.73%) PowerShell
12 118 (16.05%) Degree
13 114 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
14 110 (14.97%) C#
15 107 (14.56%) JavaScript
16 104 (14.15%) ITIL
17 102 (13.88%) Tomcat
18 101 (13.74%) Active Directory
19 100 (13.61%) IIS
20 95 (12.93%) Apache
21 94 (12.79%) Python
22 90 (12.24%) MySQL
23 87 (11.84%) Unix
24 86 (11.70%) Banking
25 80 (10.88%) JBoss
26 76 (10.34%) TCP/IP
27 72 (9.80%) WebSphere
28 71 (9.66%) Middleware
28 71 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 70 (9.52%) Web Services

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
1 102 (13.88%) Tomcat
2 100 (13.61%) IIS
3 95 (12.93%) Apache
4 80 (10.88%) JBoss
5 72 (9.80%) WebSphere
6 67 (9.12%) WebLogic
7 45 (6.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 38 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
9 30 (4.08%) SharePoint
10 15 (2.04%) SAS
11 12 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.09%) Skype for Business
13 7 (0.95%) Confluence
14 6 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.82%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.68%) WildFly
16 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (0.54%) Jetty
16 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.14%) Mathcad
4 1 (0.14%) Maya
4 1 (0.14%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.82%) Siebel Analytics
3 3 (0.41%) Infor M3
3 3 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Eze OMS
5 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.14%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (7.89%) SaaS
3 35 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (2.99%) Office 365
5 16 (2.18%) PaaS
6 6 (0.82%) Google Play
7 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.41%) GitHub
9 2 (0.27%) Akamai
9 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.27%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 63 (8.57%) Firewall
3 60 (8.16%) HTTP
4 37 (5.03%) DNS
5 29 (3.95%) LDAP
6 27 (3.67%) NAS
6 27 (3.67%) SAN
6 27 (3.67%) VPN
7 25 (3.40%) SSL
8 21 (2.86%) Skype
9 17 (2.31%) Internet
9 17 (2.31%) Network Security
10 7 (0.95%) LAN
11 6 (0.82%) SSH
11 6 (0.82%) WAN
12 5 (0.68%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.68%) IPsec
12 5 (0.68%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.54%) DHCP
13 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 90 (12.24%) MySQL
3 58 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 44 (5.99%) RDBMS
5 40 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (1.63%) MS Access
11 10 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.82%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.68%) MarkLogic
16 4 (0.54%) DB2
16 4 (0.54%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 30 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 25 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 19 (2.59%) MSBuild
4 19 (2.59%) TeamCity
5 18 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (2.18%) Hudson
7 15 (2.04%) Git (software)
8 14 (1.90%) JMeter
9 12 (1.63%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.36%) Burp Suite
11 9 (1.22%) JIRA
11 9 (1.22%) Selenium
11 9 (1.22%) Subversion
12 7 (0.95%) LabVIEW
12 7 (0.95%) Metasploit
13 5 (0.68%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.54%) Android Studio
14 4 (0.54%) AppScan
14 4 (0.54%) sqlmap
General
1 211 (28.71%) Finance
2 86 (11.70%) Banking
3 22 (2.99%) Retail
4 18 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 16 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.04%) Publishing
7 12 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.63%) Marketing
8 11 (1.50%) Back Office
9 9 (1.22%) Advertising
10 8 (1.09%) German Language
11 7 (0.95%) Electronics
11 7 (0.95%) French Language
11 7 (0.95%) Legal
12 5 (0.68%) Automotive
12 5 (0.68%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.68%) Local Government
13 4 (0.54%) Billing
13 4 (0.54%) Front Office
14 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (20.27%) .NET
2 71 (9.66%) Middleware
3 70 (9.52%) Web Services
4 56 (7.62%) XML
5 50 (6.80%) HTML
6 43 (5.85%) ASP.NET
7 39 (5.31%) jQuery
8 34 (4.63%) LAMP
9 30 (4.08%) CSS
10 27 (3.67%) AngularJS
11 24 (3.27%) J2EE
12 18 (2.45%) MSMQ
12 18 (2.45%) WebSphere MQ
13 17 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (1.90%) Apache Camel
15 12 (1.63%) Django
15 12 (1.63%) HTML5
16 11 (1.50%) .NET Framework
16 11 (1.50%) Qt
16 11 (1.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
3 52 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 30 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.18%) Fintech
5 16 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.77%) Algorithms
6 13 (1.77%) CMDB
7 12 (1.63%) Clustering
8 11 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.50%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.50%) mHealth
9 10 (1.36%) Cryptography
9 10 (1.36%) iPad
10 9 (1.22%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.09%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.82%) AS400
12 6 (0.82%) Replication
12 6 (0.82%) User Experience
13 5 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 363 (49.39%) Windows
2 240 (32.65%) Linux
3 133 (18.10%) Windows Server
4 87 (11.84%) Unix
5 71 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (5.58%) Android
8 37 (5.03%) Apple iOS
9 36 (4.90%) CentOS
10 27 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (3.13%) Windows 7
12 10 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.09%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.95%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.82%) Debian
16 4 (0.54%) Solaris
17 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (14.15%) ITIL
3 66 (8.98%) Software Engineering
4 48 (6.53%) DevOps
5 47 (6.39%) Configuration Management
6 41 (5.58%) Release Management
7 40 (5.44%) Change Management
8 37 (5.03%) Scrum
9 36 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (4.76%) Incident Management
11 34 (4.63%) SDLC
12 33 (4.49%) MVC
13 32 (4.35%) Analytics
13 32 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 32 (4.35%) Web Operations
14 30 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (3.81%) CRM
16 27 (3.67%) Mentoring
16 27 (3.67%) Service Delivery
17 24 (3.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 381 (51.84%) SQL
2 190 (25.85%) Java
3 123 (16.73%) PowerShell
4 110 (14.97%) C#
5 107 (14.56%) JavaScript
6 94 (12.79%) Python
7 66 (8.98%) Bash Shell
8 64 (8.71%) Perl
9 61 (8.30%) C
10 54 (7.35%) C++
11 38 (5.17%) Shell Script
12 36 (4.90%) PHP
13 30 (4.08%) T-SQL
14 28 (3.81%) Ruby
14 28 (3.81%) VBScript
15 24 (3.27%) VB
16 22 (2.99%) Objective-C
17 21 (2.86%) VB.NET
18 17 (2.31%) VBA
19 11 (1.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 118 (16.05%) Degree
2 39 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.45%) CISSP
4 13 (1.77%) MCSA
5 10 (1.36%) MCAD
5 10 (1.36%) MCP
5 10 (1.36%) MCSD
5 10 (1.36%) MCT
5 10 (1.36%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.22%) CEH
6 9 (1.22%) MCSE
7 8 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.82%) HND
8 6 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (0.82%) SANS
9 5 (0.68%) CCNA
9 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.68%) GCIH
9 5 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.54%) SLA
2 15 (2.04%) QA
3 12 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) DICOM
6 1 (0.14%) HL7
6 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SDET
6 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 101 (13.74%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
3 33 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.68%) XenApp
8 4 (0.54%) NFS
8 4 (0.54%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.54%) Samba
8 4 (0.54%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.27%) Docker
9 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.27%) Varnish
9 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 60 (8.16%) Puppet
2 28 (3.81%) Ansible
2 28 (3.81%) OpenAM
3 27 (3.67%) Nagios
4 25 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (2.72%) SCCM
6 17 (2.31%) WSUS
7 8 (1.09%) Nessus
8 5 (0.68%) SCOM
8 5 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.41%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.41%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.41%) Mesos
10 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.27%) Opsview
11 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.14%) StatsD
12 1 (0.14%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 160 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 142 (19.32%) Oracle
3 67 (9.12%) Red Hat
4 49 (6.67%) VMware
5 28 (3.81%) Citrix
6 27 (3.67%) Sun
7 26 (3.54%) Cisco
8 13 (1.77%) Google
9 11 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.36%) Alterian
10 10 (1.36%) IBM
11 9 (1.22%) Intel Security
11 9 (1.22%) LogRhythm
12 8 (1.09%) Adobe
12 8 (1.09%) SAP
12 8 (1.09%) Siebel
13 7 (0.95%) EMC
13 7 (0.95%) New Relic
13 7 (0.95%) SolarWinds
14 6 (0.82%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £150 to £250 per day + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £34k - 37k per year + Holidays
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 13 hours ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £21,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £21,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable (Dependent on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vadis People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago