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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 560 595 563
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 431 400 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 376 317 411
Median salary £42,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,721
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.67%

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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 4 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 4 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 +45 411 £42,500 +13.33% 55
London +18 170 £50,000 +11.11% 23
South East +60 101 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Berkshire +39 36 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +2 36 £32,500 +18.18% 3
East of England +3 32 £42,250 +40.83% 7
City of London +38 30 £47,500 +11.76% 7
South West -29 30 £27,750 -7.50% 3
Hampshire +24 23 £29,250 -7.14% 3
Reading +21 23 £54,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 21 £42,000 +40.00% 2
East Midlands +36 20 £31,500 +14.54% 1
West Midlands -14 20 £37,500 -17.58% 1
North West +19 19 £43,500 +26.08% 7
Manchester +12 18 £43,500 +16.00% 4
Bristol -7 15 £31,500 +46.51%
Yorkshire +9 14 £36,250 +16.93% 3
Cambridge -4 13 £35,000 +18.64%
West Yorkshire +6 11 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Gloucestershire +5 11 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Derbyshire +11 9 £39,690 +58.76%
Derby +3 9 £39,690 +58.76%
Basingstoke -1 9 £57,500 - 1
Isle of Man - 9 £45,000 -
Peterborough - 8 £46,250 - 2
Weybridge - 8 £23,000 - 2
Guildford +2 6 £33,750 -15.62%
Bedfordshire +2 6 £42,500 -0.58% 2
Luton -1 6 £42,500 -0.58%
Gloucester - 6 - -

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 402 (46.31%) SQL
2 386 (44.47%) Windows
3 245 (28.23%) SQL Server
4 220 (25.35%) Finance
5 213 (24.54%) Linux
6 211 (24.31%) Java
7 179 (20.62%) .NET
8 175 (20.16%) Oracle
9 172 (19.82%) Microsoft
10 166 (19.12%) Degree
11 140 (16.13%) IIS
11 140 (16.13%) Windows Server
12 135 (15.55%) MS Excel
13 133 (15.32%) C#
14 125 (14.40%) Unix
15 123 (14.17%) ITIL
16 112 (12.90%) Tomcat
17 111 (12.79%) VMware
18 108 (12.44%) JavaScript
19 105 (12.10%) Active Directory
20 104 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
21 101 (11.64%) SLA
22 100 (11.52%) MySQL
23 98 (11.29%) Software Engineering
23 98 (11.29%) PowerShell
24 96 (11.06%) C++
25 95 (10.94%) Perl
26 91 (10.48%) Apache
27 87 (10.02%) Python
28 86 (9.91%) Computer Science

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
1 140 (16.13%) IIS
2 112 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 91 (10.48%) Apache
4 64 (7.37%) JBoss
5 39 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 38 (4.38%) SharePoint
7 31 (3.57%) WebLogic
8 29 (3.34%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (2.42%) MS Exchange
10 19 (2.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 18 (2.07%) GlassFish
12 13 (1.50%) CMS
13 11 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (1.15%) Jetty
14 10 (1.15%) Node.js
15 9 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.81%) Skype for Business
17 6 (0.69%) Alfresco
17 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
17 6 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 135 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.15%) MS Office
3 17 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.46%) CATIA
6 3 (0.35%) MS Project
7 2 (0.23%) Simulink
7 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.46%) Magento
4 4 (0.46%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.35%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
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%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.88%) SaaS
2 36 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.81%) IaaS
5 5 (0.58%) Office 365
6 4 (0.46%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.35%) Force.com
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) GitHub
8 2 (0.23%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 48 (5.53%) HTTP
3 47 (5.41%) DNS
4 38 (4.38%) Firewall
5 34 (3.92%) LDAP
6 27 (3.11%) Internet
7 22 (2.53%) VPN
8 18 (2.07%) DHCP
8 18 (2.07%) SSL
9 17 (1.96%) NAS
10 15 (1.73%) SAN
11 14 (1.61%) FTP
12 11 (1.27%) Wireshark
13 10 (1.15%) Kerberos
14 9 (1.04%) LAN
14 9 (1.04%) NetScaler
15 8 (0.92%) WAN
16 6 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
16 6 (0.69%) SMTP
17 5 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (28.23%) SQL Server
2 100 (11.52%) MySQL
3 50 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (3.46%) RDBMS
6 21 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.07%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.38%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.15%) MS Access
14 8 (0.92%) DB2
15 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.69%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (2.42%) JIRA
2 17 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.61%) ProC
3 14 (1.61%) Selenium
3 14 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (1.50%) Burp Suite
5 12 (1.38%) Maven
6 10 (1.15%) Ant
6 10 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.15%) Subversion
6 10 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 10 (1.15%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.04%) Metasploit
7 9 (1.04%) SoapUI
8 8 (0.92%) MSI
9 7 (0.81%) sqlmap
10 6 (0.69%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.69%) InstallShield
10 6 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 220 (25.35%) Finance
2 42 (4.84%) Banking
3 35 (4.03%) Law
4 34 (3.92%) Retail
4 34 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.34%) Legal
6 23 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.07%) Electronics
8 14 (1.61%) Front Office
9 13 (1.50%) Marketing
10 11 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.15%) Advertising
11 10 (1.15%) French Language
12 7 (0.81%) Automotive
12 7 (0.81%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.69%) Back Office
13 6 (0.69%) German Language
13 6 (0.69%) Publishing
14 5 (0.58%) Local Government
15 4 (0.46%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (20.62%) .NET
2 77 (8.87%) HTML
3 76 (8.76%) Web Services
4 69 (7.95%) ASP.NET
4 69 (7.95%) XML
5 51 (5.88%) CSS
6 50 (5.76%) LAMP
7 17 (1.96%) Middleware
7 17 (1.96%) XSLT
8 15 (1.73%) jQuery
9 13 (1.50%) Ajax
9 13 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (1.38%) Spring
11 11 (1.27%) ELK Stack
11 11 (1.27%) SOAP
12 10 (1.15%) .NET Framework
12 10 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (1.15%) RESTful
12 10 (1.15%) WCF
13 9 (1.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (9.91%) Computer Science
3 64 (7.37%) Mobile App
4 46 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (3.46%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.76%) Hedge funds
7 21 (2.42%) Driving Licence
8 20 (2.30%) Clustering
9 18 (2.07%) iPhone
9 18 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.96%) Fintech
11 14 (1.61%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.50%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.38%) Equities
14 11 (1.27%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.27%) PKI
15 10 (1.15%) Algorithms
15 10 (1.15%) NHS
16 9 (1.04%) Physics
17 8 (0.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 386 (44.47%) Windows
2 213 (24.54%) Linux
3 140 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 125 (14.40%) Unix
5 72 (8.29%) Android
6 53 (6.11%) Apple iOS
7 44 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (3.11%) Windows 7
10 27 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (3.00%) Solaris
12 19 (2.19%) Windows Mobile
13 14 (1.61%) Windows 8
14 12 (1.38%) Windows Phone
15 8 (0.92%) AIX
15 8 (0.92%) CentOS
16 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (14.17%) ITIL
2 98 (11.29%) Software Engineering
3 84 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (7.37%) CRM
5 55 (6.34%) Problem Management
6 49 (5.65%) Service Delivery
7 47 (5.41%) DevOps
8 43 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 39 (4.49%) ERP
10 37 (4.26%) Configuration Management
11 36 (4.15%) High Availability
12 35 (4.03%) E-Commerce
13 34 (3.92%) Software Testing
14 32 (3.69%) Release Management
15 31 (3.57%) SDLC
16 29 (3.34%) OO
17 28 (3.23%) TDD
18 26 (3.00%) Change Management
19 25 (2.88%) Automated Testing
20 24 (2.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 402 (46.31%) SQL
2 211 (24.31%) Java
3 133 (15.32%) C#
4 108 (12.44%) JavaScript
5 98 (11.29%) PowerShell
6 96 (11.06%) C++
7 95 (10.94%) Perl
8 87 (10.02%) Python
9 62 (7.14%) PHP
10 48 (5.53%) Bash Shell
11 32 (3.69%) T-SQL
12 31 (3.57%) PL/SQL
13 29 (3.34%) C
14 24 (2.76%) Objective-C
15 20 (2.30%) Shell Script
15 20 (2.30%) VBScript
16 19 (2.19%) VB
17 18 (2.07%) Ruby
17 18 (2.07%) VB.NET
18 14 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 166 (19.12%) Degree
2 41 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.11%) MCSA
5 21 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.30%) MCSE
7 19 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (1.38%) MCP
9 9 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.92%) MCT
11 7 (0.81%) CISSP
12 5 (0.58%) CCNA
12 5 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.46%) CCA
13 4 (0.46%) HND
14 3 (0.35%) CSSLP
14 3 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.35%) MCITP
14 3 (0.35%) SANS
15 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (11.64%) SLA
2 64 (7.37%) QA
3 11 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.35%) GxP
7 2 (0.23%) DICOM
7 2 (0.23%) HL7
7 2 (0.23%) SEPA
8 1 (0.12%) GAMP
8 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 105 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 74 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (5.18%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.65%) Terminal Server
5 19 (2.19%) XenApp
6 16 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (1.38%) Firmware
7 12 (1.38%) Squid
7 12 (1.38%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.27%) VirtualBox
9 10 (1.15%) Xen
10 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.69%) vSphere
12 5 (0.58%) XenServer
13 4 (0.46%) qmail
14 3 (0.35%) Docker
14 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 61 (7.03%) Puppet
2 28 (3.23%) SCCM
3 25 (2.88%) Nagios
4 18 (2.07%) OpenAM
5 14 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.92%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.81%) logstash
8 5 (0.58%) Ansible
8 5 (0.58%) SCOM
9 4 (0.46%) Cacti
9 4 (0.46%) collectd
9 4 (0.46%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.46%) Graphite
10 3 (0.35%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.35%) HP Fortify
10 3 (0.35%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.35%) StatsD
10 3 (0.35%) WebInspect
10 3 (0.35%) WMI
11 2 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 175 (20.16%) Oracle
2 172 (19.82%) Microsoft
3 111 (12.79%) VMware
4 80 (9.22%) Citrix
5 32 (3.69%) Red Hat
6 23 (2.65%) Sun
7 19 (2.19%) Cisco
7 19 (2.19%) HP
7 19 (2.19%) PeopleSoft
7 19 (2.19%) Splunk
8 17 (1.96%) iManage
9 15 (1.73%) SAP
10 12 (1.38%) IBM
11 11 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.04%) Google
13 8 (0.92%) Interwoven
13 8 (0.92%) Perforce
13 8 (0.92%) Progress
14 7 (0.81%) Siemens
14 7 (0.81%) Sybase
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum + Private Medical
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradley Stoke, Gloucestershire
Wainwright Shaw
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: competitive benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
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City, London
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Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago