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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 526 564 533
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 427 467 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.44% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 395 379 465
Median salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +20 421 £45,000 +12.50% 63
London +41 183 £50,000 -4.76% 19
South East +19 99 £40,000 - 17
Berkshire +9 38 £47,500 +15.15% 5
East of England -16 36 £37,500 +44.23% 6
South West -9 35 £30,500 -9.62% 5
North West +41 27 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Surrey +42 26 £37,500 +19.04%
Reading +19 26 £50,000 +11.73% 3
City of London +65 25 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 23 £46,000 +58.62% 5
Manchester +11 22 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire +36 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Yorkshire +18 16 £38,250 -4.37%
Leeds +24 15 £41,500 +3.75%
West Midlands -2 15 £31,500 -21.25% 3
Cambridge -3 15 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Hampshire -7 15 £32,250 +29.00% 7
Maidenhead -1 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Wiltshire +22 10 £26,750 -17.69% 2
Oxfordshire -9 10 £34,250 -2.14% 3
Peterborough +11 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Suffolk -5 8 £26,250 +5.00%
West Sussex -9 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bristol -9 8 £34,000 +2.25% 1
Ealing +26 7 £67,500 +21.62%
Reigate +14 7 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +2 7 £40,000 +63.26% 2
Crawley -4 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Southampton -5 7 £31,500 +26.00% 5

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 421 (48.56%) SQL
2 401 (46.25%) Windows
3 301 (34.72%) SQL Server
4 276 (31.83%) Linux
5 269 (31.03%) Finance
6 220 (25.37%) Java
7 201 (23.18%) Oracle
8 183 (21.11%) Microsoft
9 164 (18.92%) Degree
10 163 (18.80%) Tomcat
11 159 (18.34%) .NET
12 144 (16.61%) Apache
13 143 (16.49%) Windows Server
14 133 (15.34%) Unix
15 129 (14.88%) MySQL
16 128 (14.76%) PowerShell
17 125 (14.42%) C#
18 124 (14.30%) ITIL
18 124 (14.30%) MS Excel
19 114 (13.15%) JavaScript
20 113 (13.03%) IIS
21 112 (12.92%) Perl
22 107 (12.34%) JBoss
23 104 (12.00%) Active Directory
24 99 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
25 96 (11.07%) HTTP
26 95 (10.96%) Python
27 90 (10.38%) VMware
28 87 (10.03%) HTML
29 86 (9.92%) 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
1 163 (18.80%) Tomcat
2 144 (16.61%) Apache
3 113 (13.03%) IIS
4 107 (12.34%) JBoss
5 67 (7.73%) WebSphere
6 56 (6.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 56 (6.46%) WebLogic
7 55 (6.34%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (3.11%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (1.85%) CMS
10 15 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (1.27%) nginx
12 8 (0.92%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.92%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.81%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.46%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.46%) Drupal
Applications
1 124 (14.30%) MS Excel
2 46 (5.31%) MS Office
3 17 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.35%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.35%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) CATIA
5 2 (0.23%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.23%) Simulink
5 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.23%) Windchill
6 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.69%) MetaTrader
2 6 (0.69%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 5 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.58%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.46%) Magento
4 4 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.23%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.23%) Exstream
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.23%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.23%) Summit
7 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (8.42%) SaaS
3 26 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.73%) PaaS
5 14 (1.61%) Office 365
6 11 (1.27%) IaaS
7 4 (0.46%) GitHub
7 4 (0.46%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 96 (11.07%) HTTP
2 74 (8.54%) TCP/IP
3 68 (7.84%) Firewall
4 59 (6.81%) DNS
5 48 (5.54%) LDAP
6 39 (4.50%) NAS
6 39 (4.50%) SAN
6 39 (4.50%) VPN
7 32 (3.69%) Internet
8 23 (2.65%) SSL
9 17 (1.96%) FTP
10 15 (1.73%) DHCP
11 13 (1.50%) LAN
12 11 (1.27%) SMTP
12 11 (1.27%) WAN
13 7 (0.81%) NetScaler
13 7 (0.81%) Network Security
14 6 (0.69%) Wireshark
15 4 (0.46%) SSH
15 4 (0.46%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 129 (14.88%) MySQL
3 72 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 51 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 45 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.69%) Big Data
13 6 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.69%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.46%) MS Access
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (3.58%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.19%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.08%) JIRA
3 18 (2.08%) Subversion
4 15 (1.73%) MSI
4 15 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.61%) InstallShield
6 12 (1.38%) TeamCity
6 12 (1.38%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.27%) Selenium
8 10 (1.15%) AdminStudio
8 10 (1.15%) CMake
8 10 (1.15%) Wise Package Studio
9 7 (0.81%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.69%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.58%) Hudson
11 5 (0.58%) JMeter
11 5 (0.58%) WinDbg
General
1 269 (31.03%) Finance
2 72 (8.30%) Banking
3 48 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 44 (5.07%) Legal
5 33 (3.81%) Law
5 33 (3.81%) Retail
6 20 (2.31%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.85%) Marketing
9 15 (1.73%) Front Office
10 13 (1.50%) Automotive
11 12 (1.38%) Electronics
12 11 (1.27%) Aerospace
12 11 (1.27%) Games
13 10 (1.15%) Investment Banking
14 9 (1.04%) Publishing
15 8 (0.92%) Back Office
15 8 (0.92%) Local Government
16 7 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (18.34%) .NET
2 87 (10.03%) HTML
3 86 (9.92%) Web Services
4 71 (8.19%) XML
5 65 (7.50%) LAMP
6 49 (5.65%) ASP.NET
7 47 (5.42%) Middleware
8 46 (5.31%) CSS
9 19 (2.19%) J2EE
10 18 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (1.96%) .NET Framework
12 16 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (1.85%) XSLT
13 15 (1.73%) SOAP
14 12 (1.38%) Spring
15 9 (1.04%) Ajax
15 9 (1.04%) jQuery
16 8 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
16 8 (0.92%) ELK Stack
17 7 (0.81%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (8.07%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (7.15%) Computer Science
4 36 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 22 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.42%) Fintech
7 20 (2.31%) Client/Server
8 17 (1.96%) Blackberry
9 16 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.85%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.38%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.38%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.27%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (1.27%) Digital Media
11 11 (1.27%) iPad
12 10 (1.15%) Clustering
12 10 (1.15%) Physics
12 10 (1.15%) PKI
13 8 (0.92%) Driving Licence
13 8 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 401 (46.25%) Windows
2 276 (31.83%) Linux
3 143 (16.49%) Windows Server
4 133 (15.34%) Unix
5 65 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (3.34%) Android
9 29 (3.34%) Windows 7
10 25 (2.88%) Apple iOS
11 24 (2.77%) Solaris
12 17 (1.96%) CentOS
13 14 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
14 13 (1.50%) AIX
15 9 (1.04%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.81%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.69%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (14.30%) ITIL
2 86 (9.92%) Software Engineering
3 72 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 59 (6.81%) CRM
5 59 (6.81%) DevOps
6 43 (4.96%) SDLC
7 42 (4.84%) E-Commerce
8 38 (4.38%) Web Operations
9 37 (4.27%) Incident Management
10 35 (4.04%) Service Delivery
11 32 (3.69%) Configuration Management
12 30 (3.46%) Problem Management
13 28 (3.23%) Information Security
14 27 (3.11%) Analytics
14 27 (3.11%) Service Management
15 25 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (2.88%) OO
16 24 (2.77%) Release Management
17 23 (2.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 421 (48.56%) SQL
2 220 (25.37%) Java
3 128 (14.76%) PowerShell
4 125 (14.42%) C#
5 114 (13.15%) JavaScript
6 112 (12.92%) Perl
7 95 (10.96%) Python
8 67 (7.73%) C++
9 61 (7.04%) Bash Shell
10 40 (4.61%) C
11 35 (4.04%) T-SQL
12 32 (3.69%) PHP
13 27 (3.11%) VBScript
14 26 (3.00%) VB
15 21 (2.42%) Objective-C
16 18 (2.08%) PL/SQL
16 18 (2.08%) Ruby
16 18 (2.08%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.96%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 164 (18.92%) Degree
2 43 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (3.69%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.42%) MCSA
4 21 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.85%) MCSE
6 15 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.73%) MCT
7 13 (1.50%) CISSP
8 12 (1.38%) MCP
9 5 (0.58%) MCTS
10 3 (0.35%) CCA
10 3 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.35%) HNC
11 2 (0.23%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.23%) RHCE
11 2 (0.23%) RHCT
12 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.15%) SLA
2 46 (5.31%) QA
3 16 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.46%) GxP
7 2 (0.23%) GAMP
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 104 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 52 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
3 51 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (3.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (1.73%) Terminal Server
6 14 (1.61%) XenApp
7 12 (1.38%) Squid
8 10 (1.15%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.46%) qmail
10 4 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.46%) vSphere
10 4 (0.46%) XenServer
11 3 (0.35%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 70 (8.07%) Puppet
2 41 (4.73%) OpenAM
3 35 (4.04%) SCCM
4 27 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (2.08%) Nagios
6 9 (1.04%) Ansible
6 9 (1.04%) logstash
6 9 (1.04%) SCOM
7 7 (0.81%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.69%) WSUS
9 5 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.58%) StatsD
10 4 (0.46%) Cacti
10 4 (0.46%) collectd
10 4 (0.46%) Ganglia
10 4 (0.46%) Graphite
10 4 (0.46%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.35%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.35%) WMI
12 2 (0.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 201 (23.18%) Oracle
2 183 (21.11%) Microsoft
3 90 (10.38%) VMware
4 69 (7.96%) Red Hat
5 52 (6.00%) Citrix
6 46 (5.31%) Sun
7 19 (2.19%) iManage
8 17 (1.96%) Cisco
8 17 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.61%) IBM
9 14 (1.61%) Interwoven
9 14 (1.61%) Splunk
10 13 (1.50%) HP
11 12 (1.38%) SAP
12 10 (1.15%) Dell
13 7 (0.81%) Google
13 7 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (0.81%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.69%) Sage
15 5 (0.58%) Symantec
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus/Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k + Brilliant benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bupa + Pension + Excellent Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago