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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 519 556 555
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 439 460 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.44% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 414 383 414
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,450
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +31 421 £41,500 +0.60% 45
London +8 149 £53,000 +11.57% 11
South East +60 100 £40,000 +5.26% 6
Berkshire +37 50 £40,000 +1.91% 1
East of England +5 48 £46,000 +31.42% 13
Yorkshire +45 40 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +44 36 £35,000 -22.22%
South West -13 35 £30,500 -6.15% 2
Leeds +53 30 £35,000 -22.22%
North West +21 29 £47,000 +10.58% 7
Reading +39 28 £50,000 +11.73% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 28 £46,000 +31.42% 12
Hampshire +24 21 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Manchester +10 20 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Cambridge -6 19 £46,000 +31.42% 10
City of London +24 16 £42,500 -19.04% 2
West Midlands -3 16 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Maidenhead +12 15 £40,000 +3.89%
Oxfordshire +15 14 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Essex +4 12 £50,000 +26.26% 1
Wiltshire - 12 £35,000 -
Surrey +26 11 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Southampton +10 11 £27,500 +10.00%
Bristol -10 10 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Abingdon - 10 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 9 £50,000 - 1
Swindon - 8 £37,000 -
Bath - 7 £23,500 -
Somerset - 7 £23,500 -
Worcestershire - 7 £31,500 -

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 432 (51.31%) SQL
2 425 (50.48%) Windows
3 320 (38.00%) SQL Server
4 314 (37.29%) Linux
5 250 (29.69%) Finance
6 219 (26.01%) Java
7 191 (22.68%) Microsoft
8 185 (21.97%) Oracle
9 162 (19.24%) .NET
10 154 (18.29%) Degree
11 152 (18.05%) Tomcat
12 149 (17.70%) Apache
13 138 (16.39%) Windows Server
14 137 (16.27%) C#
15 135 (16.03%) MySQL
16 128 (15.20%) Unix
17 123 (14.61%) PowerShell
18 121 (14.37%) JBoss
19 118 (14.01%) JavaScript
20 115 (13.66%) ITIL
21 107 (12.71%) Active Directory
22 106 (12.59%) HTTP
23 105 (12.47%) IIS
24 103 (12.23%) Perl
25 98 (11.64%) MS Excel
26 95 (11.28%) Banking
27 92 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
28 91 (10.81%) Red Hat
29 90 (10.69%) Web Services
29 90 (10.69%) Python

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
1 152 (18.05%) Tomcat
2 149 (17.70%) Apache
3 121 (14.37%) JBoss
4 105 (12.47%) IIS
5 82 (9.74%) WebLogic
6 81 (9.62%) WebSphere
7 68 (8.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 60 (7.13%) BizTalk Server
9 30 (3.56%) SharePoint
10 17 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (1.19%) CMS
13 10 (1.19%) nginx
14 8 (0.95%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.71%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.71%) SAS
16 5 (0.59%) Drupal
16 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.48%) Jetty
Applications
1 98 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.39%) MS Office
3 9 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.24%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.24%) Windchill
6 1 (0.12%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.83%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 5 (0.59%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.59%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.59%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.48%) Siebel Analytics
5 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.36%) Magento
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.24%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.24%) Exstream
6 2 (0.24%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.24%) Summit
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Line 500
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 92 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (9.98%) SaaS
3 32 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (2.61%) PaaS
5 21 (2.49%) Office 365
6 5 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (0.59%) SoftLayer
7 4 (0.48%) IaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.24%) GitHub
8 2 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 106 (12.59%) HTTP
2 89 (10.57%) TCP/IP
3 80 (9.50%) Firewall
4 55 (6.53%) LDAP
5 53 (6.29%) DNS
6 49 (5.82%) VPN
7 46 (5.46%) NAS
7 46 (5.46%) SAN
8 32 (3.80%) Internet
9 28 (3.33%) SSL
10 15 (1.78%) Network Security
11 13 (1.54%) FTP
11 13 (1.54%) LAN
12 11 (1.31%) SMTP
12 11 (1.31%) WAN
13 10 (1.19%) DHCP
13 10 (1.19%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.71%) IPsec
15 5 (0.59%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 135 (16.03%) MySQL
3 78 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 60 (7.13%) RDBMS
5 56 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (4.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (4.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.31%) MS Access
11 11 (1.31%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.71%) Big Data
14 5 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.49%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 16 (1.90%) Subversion
4 13 (1.54%) MSI
5 12 (1.43%) InstallShield
5 12 (1.43%) JMeter
6 11 (1.31%) JIRA
7 10 (1.19%) AdminStudio
7 10 (1.19%) CMake
7 10 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (1.19%) Wise Package Studio
8 9 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.71%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.59%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.59%) LabVIEW
11 5 (0.59%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.48%) Metasploit
12 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
General
1 250 (29.69%) Finance
2 95 (11.28%) Banking
3 42 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.09%) Legal
5 23 (2.73%) Retail
6 19 (2.26%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.66%) Automotive
7 14 (1.66%) Law
8 13 (1.54%) Front Office
8 13 (1.54%) Marketing
9 12 (1.43%) Games
10 10 (1.19%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.07%) Local Government
11 9 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.95%) Back Office
12 8 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.71%) Advertising
15 5 (0.59%) Publishing
16 4 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (19.24%) .NET
2 90 (10.69%) Web Services
3 82 (9.74%) HTML
4 74 (8.79%) XML
5 72 (8.55%) Middleware
6 68 (8.08%) LAMP
7 51 (6.06%) ASP.NET
8 35 (4.16%) CSS
9 22 (2.61%) J2EE
9 22 (2.61%) jQuery
10 20 (2.38%) .NET Framework
11 18 (2.14%) SOAP
12 17 (2.02%) FIX Protocol
13 15 (1.78%) AngularJS
13 15 (1.78%) HTML5
13 15 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (1.43%) COM
15 11 (1.31%) Qt
15 11 (1.31%) Spring
16 10 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (9.03%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.26%) Fintech
6 18 (2.14%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.14%) iPad
6 18 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.43%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.31%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.31%) Clustering
8 11 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
9 10 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (1.19%) Cryptography
9 10 (1.19%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.07%) Hedge funds
11 8 (0.95%) Xbox
12 7 (0.83%) iPhone
12 7 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 425 (50.48%) Windows
2 314 (37.29%) Linux
3 138 (16.39%) Windows Server
4 128 (15.20%) Unix
5 90 (10.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (7.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (4.51%) Android
9 34 (4.04%) Apple iOS
10 31 (3.68%) CentOS
11 30 (3.56%) Windows 7
12 27 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (2.61%) Windows Mobile
14 17 (2.02%) Solaris
15 13 (1.54%) Windows Phone
16 10 (1.19%) AIX
17 9 (1.07%) Debian
18 7 (0.83%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.83%) Windows 10
19 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (13.66%) ITIL
2 76 (9.03%) Software Engineering
3 69 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (6.89%) DevOps
5 52 (6.18%) CRM
6 51 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 51 (6.06%) SDLC
7 44 (5.23%) Web Operations
8 40 (4.75%) Analytics
8 40 (4.75%) Incident Management
9 32 (3.80%) E-Commerce
10 31 (3.68%) Information Security
11 27 (3.21%) Configuration Management
11 27 (3.21%) Mentoring
11 27 (3.21%) Release Management
11 27 (3.21%) Service Management
12 26 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (2.97%) Service Delivery
14 24 (2.85%) Change Management
15 23 (2.73%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 432 (51.31%) SQL
2 219 (26.01%) Java
3 137 (16.27%) C#
4 123 (14.61%) PowerShell
5 118 (14.01%) JavaScript
6 103 (12.23%) Perl
7 90 (10.69%) Python
8 77 (9.14%) Bash Shell
9 71 (8.43%) C++
10 64 (7.60%) C
11 41 (4.87%) T-SQL
12 37 (4.39%) PHP
13 32 (3.80%) VB
14 29 (3.44%) VB.NET
15 25 (2.97%) VBScript
16 22 (2.61%) Shell Script
16 22 (2.61%) VBA
17 21 (2.49%) Objective-C
18 18 (2.14%) Ruby
19 10 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 154 (18.29%) Degree
2 39 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.26%) CISSP
4 18 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.02%) MCSA
6 16 (1.90%) MCT
7 14 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.43%) MCP
9 11 (1.31%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.71%) MCAD
10 6 (0.71%) MCSD
10 6 (0.71%) MCTS
11 5 (0.59%) CEH
11 5 (0.59%) MCSE
12 4 (0.48%) CISA
12 4 (0.48%) GCIH
13 3 (0.36%) HNC
14 2 (0.24%) CCNA
14 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.46%) SLA
2 26 (3.09%) QA
3 22 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.48%) GxP
6 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.24%) GAMP
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) DICOM
8 1 (0.12%) HL7
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 107 (12.71%) Active Directory
2 66 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
3 27 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (1.07%) Terminal Server
8 7 (0.83%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.71%) Squid
9 6 (0.71%) XenApp
10 4 (0.48%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.48%) qmail
11 3 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.36%) vSphere
12 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.12%) Docker
12 1 (0.12%) Postfix
12 1 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 63 (7.48%) Puppet
2 48 (5.70%) OpenAM
3 30 (3.56%) SCCM
4 29 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.66%) WSUS
6 13 (1.54%) Nagios
7 12 (1.43%) Ansible
8 8 (0.95%) SCOM
9 6 (0.71%) logstash
9 6 (0.71%) StatsD
10 4 (0.48%) Cacti
10 4 (0.48%) collectd
10 4 (0.48%) Ganglia
10 4 (0.48%) Graphite
10 4 (0.48%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.48%) Nessus
10 4 (0.48%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.36%) Salt
12 2 (0.24%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 191 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 185 (21.97%) Oracle
3 91 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 69 (8.19%) VMware
5 52 (6.18%) Citrix
6 47 (5.58%) Sun
7 26 (3.09%) Cisco
8 23 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.43%) LogRhythm
10 11 (1.31%) HP
11 10 (1.19%) Dell
11 10 (1.19%) IBM
11 10 (1.19%) iManage
12 9 (1.07%) Interwoven
13 7 (0.83%) Google
13 7 (0.83%) Intel Security
13 7 (0.83%) SAP
13 7 (0.83%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.71%) Alterian
14 6 (0.71%) Remedy
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Tech
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, bonus, on call
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE plus private medical + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-52000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Base + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago