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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
UK
Rank 534 540 624
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +84
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 326 451 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.45% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.46% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 287 413 284
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -7 310 £42,750 +6.87% 42
London +1 151 £47,500 -13.63% 11
South East +37 58 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Berkshire +42 28 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East of England +19 23 £40,250 +41.22% 10
North West -7 23 £40,000 - 3
Manchester -20 21 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Cambridgeshire +20 19 £40,500 +4.51% 8
South West -1 18 £32,000 -4.47% 5
City of London +17 17 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +34 15 £31,000 -27.05%
Scotland +31 12 £37,750 +64.13%
Yorkshire +21 11 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge +11 11 £40,500 +8.00% 7
Edinburgh +9 11 £37,750 +48.03%
Maidenhead +5 11 £40,000 +23.07%
Reading +33 9 £35,000 -34.88% 1
Surrey +31 9 £31,000 -4.61%
West Yorkshire +25 9 £40,500 +1.25% 1
East Midlands -17 9 £57,500 +55.40% 1
Stockport - 9 £36,250 -
Buckinghamshire +26 8 £40,000 +61.61% 1
Peterborough -1 8 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +38 7 £37,000 +0.68%
Wiltshire +17 7 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Woking +8 7 £29,000 -35.55%
Leeds +26 6 £42,750 +71.00% 1
Swindon +18 6 £27,500 -34.52%
Nottingham +4 6 £57,500 +17.94%

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 347 (50.36%) SQL
2 307 (44.56%) Windows
3 220 (31.93%) Linux
4 200 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 185 (26.85%) Finance
6 176 (25.54%) Java
7 133 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (18.87%) Microsoft
8 130 (18.87%) Windows Server
9 128 (18.58%) .NET
10 118 (17.13%) PowerShell
11 116 (16.84%) Oracle
12 110 (15.97%) ITIL
13 107 (15.53%) Degree
14 97 (14.08%) JavaScript
15 96 (13.93%) Active Directory
15 96 (13.93%) Python
16 93 (13.50%) IIS
17 92 (13.35%) C#
18 86 (12.48%) Tomcat
19 85 (12.34%) MySQL
20 83 (12.05%) Unix
21 79 (11.47%) Apache
22 71 (10.30%) Banking
23 69 (10.01%) JBoss
24 64 (9.29%) WebLogic
25 63 (9.14%) WebSphere
26 62 (9.00%) Software Engineering
26 62 (9.00%) Puppet
27 60 (8.71%) Bash Shell

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 93 (13.50%) IIS
2 86 (12.48%) Tomcat
3 79 (11.47%) Apache
4 69 (10.01%) JBoss
5 64 (9.29%) WebLogic
6 63 (9.14%) WebSphere
7 34 (4.93%) SharePoint
8 32 (4.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 28 (4.06%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (2.18%) SAS
11 12 (1.74%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.87%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.73%) Confluence
13 5 (0.73%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.73%) WildFly
14 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.58%) Jetty
Applications
1 47 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.77%) MS Office
3 9 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (0.15%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.15%) Maya
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.44%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.44%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Eze OMS
3 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.10%) SaaS
3 36 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.32%) Office 365
5 12 (1.74%) PaaS
6 7 (1.02%) Google Play
7 4 (0.58%) GitHub
7 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.29%) Akamai
8 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (8.71%) TCP/IP
2 51 (7.40%) Firewall
3 42 (6.10%) HTTP
4 35 (5.08%) DNS
5 27 (3.92%) Skype
6 25 (3.63%) SSL
7 21 (3.05%) LDAP
8 19 (2.76%) VPN
9 18 (2.61%) Internet
9 18 (2.61%) NAS
9 18 (2.61%) SAN
10 16 (2.32%) Network Security
11 6 (0.87%) Intranet
12 5 (0.73%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.73%) DHCP
12 5 (0.73%) SSH
12 5 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.58%) LAN
13 4 (0.58%) WAN
13 4 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 85 (12.34%) MySQL
3 42 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 32 (4.64%) RDBMS
5 31 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.45%) MS Access
9 10 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.73%) Big Data
12 5 (0.73%) DB2
12 5 (0.73%) InfluxDB
12 5 (0.73%) MarkLogic
13 4 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (4.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 27 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 21 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (3.05%) Hudson
4 21 (3.05%) MSBuild
4 21 (3.05%) TeamCity
5 20 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.61%) Subversion
7 13 (1.89%) JMeter
8 11 (1.60%) Selenium
9 10 (1.45%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.31%) Burp Suite
10 9 (1.31%) JIRA
11 7 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.02%) LabVIEW
12 4 (0.58%) AppScan
12 4 (0.58%) JUnit
12 4 (0.58%) Maven
12 4 (0.58%) WebScarab
General
1 185 (26.85%) Finance
2 71 (10.30%) Banking
3 21 (3.05%) Retail
4 19 (2.76%) Back Office
5 18 (2.61%) Publishing
6 17 (2.47%) Marketing
7 16 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.31%) Advertising
10 8 (1.16%) Electronics
10 8 (1.16%) German Language
10 8 (1.16%) Legal
11 7 (1.02%) French Language
11 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.73%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.58%) Automotive
13 4 (0.58%) Billing
13 4 (0.58%) Front Office
13 4 (0.58%) Games
14 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (18.58%) .NET
2 59 (8.56%) Web Services
3 57 (8.27%) Middleware
4 53 (7.69%) HTML
5 48 (6.97%) XML
6 38 (5.52%) jQuery
7 37 (5.37%) CSS
8 30 (4.35%) ASP.NET
9 29 (4.21%) J2EE
10 26 (3.77%) LAMP
11 23 (3.34%) AngularJS
12 20 (2.90%) MSMQ
12 20 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
13 17 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (2.47%) Django
13 17 (2.47%) HTML5
14 12 (1.74%) REST
15 11 (1.60%) Apache Camel
15 11 (1.60%) Hibernate
16 10 (1.45%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.13%) Computer Science
2 53 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.90%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.47%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.18%) mHealth
8 13 (1.89%) Fintech
9 10 (1.45%) Clustering
9 10 (1.45%) CMDB
10 9 (1.31%) iPad
11 8 (1.16%) AS400
11 8 (1.16%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.02%) PKI
12 7 (1.02%) User Experience
13 6 (0.87%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.87%) Replication
14 5 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 307 (44.56%) Windows
2 220 (31.93%) Linux
3 130 (18.87%) Windows Server
4 83 (12.05%) Unix
5 53 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (6.39%) Apple iOS
7 42 (6.10%) Android
8 38 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (5.22%) CentOS
10 27 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (2.76%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.16%) Debian
13 6 (0.87%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.87%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.73%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.58%) Solaris
15 4 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.44%) SUSE
16 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (15.97%) ITIL
3 62 (9.00%) Software Engineering
4 54 (7.84%) DevOps
5 50 (7.26%) Configuration Management
6 45 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (6.10%) Release Management
8 41 (5.95%) Scrum
9 35 (5.08%) Change Management
10 32 (4.64%) Service Delivery
11 31 (4.50%) Incident Management
12 29 (4.21%) Mentoring
12 29 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (4.06%) MVC
14 26 (3.77%) TDD
15 25 (3.63%) SDLC
16 24 (3.48%) Analytics
16 24 (3.48%) Android Development
16 24 (3.48%) Web Operations
17 23 (3.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 347 (50.36%) SQL
2 176 (25.54%) Java
3 118 (17.13%) PowerShell
4 97 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 96 (13.93%) Python
6 92 (13.35%) C#
7 60 (8.71%) Bash Shell
8 55 (7.98%) Perl
9 47 (6.82%) C
9 47 (6.82%) C++
10 41 (5.95%) Shell Script
11 39 (5.66%) PHP
12 29 (4.21%) Ruby
12 29 (4.21%) T-SQL
13 23 (3.34%) Objective-C
14 21 (3.05%) VBScript
15 15 (2.18%) Apple Swift
16 13 (1.89%) VB
17 11 (1.60%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (15.53%) Degree
2 31 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (3.34%) CISSP
4 15 (2.18%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.74%) CEH
6 10 (1.45%) MCAD
6 10 (1.45%) MCSA
6 10 (1.45%) MCSD
7 9 (1.31%) MCSE
8 8 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.16%) MCP
8 8 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.87%) HND
9 6 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.87%) MCT
9 6 (0.87%) SANS
10 5 (0.73%) CCNA
10 5 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.73%) GCIH
11 4 (0.58%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.92%) SLA
2 22 (3.19%) QA
3 7 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) DICOM
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) SDET
6 1 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 96 (13.93%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.64%) Hyper-V
3 27 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
4 25 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.73%) Docker
8 4 (0.58%) NFS
8 4 (0.58%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.58%) Samba
8 4 (0.58%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.58%) XenApp
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.29%) Squid
9 2 (0.29%) Varnish
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 62 (9.00%) Puppet
2 32 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (4.50%) Ansible
4 29 (4.21%) Nagios
5 19 (2.76%) SCCM
6 18 (2.61%) OpenAM
7 12 (1.74%) WSUS
8 8 (1.16%) Nessus
9 6 (0.87%) Kubernetes
10 5 (0.73%) Mesos
10 5 (0.73%) SCOM
10 5 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.58%) Graphite
11 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.58%) Kibana
12 3 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.44%) Grafana
12 3 (0.44%) logstash
12 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.29%) Opsview
Vendors
1 130 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 116 (16.84%) Oracle
3 55 (7.98%) Red Hat
4 46 (6.68%) VMware
5 23 (3.34%) Cisco
6 20 (2.90%) Sun
7 18 (2.61%) Citrix
8 15 (2.18%) Google
9 13 (1.89%) IBM
10 10 (1.45%) Alterian
11 9 (1.31%) Sybase
12 8 (1.16%) SAP
12 8 (1.16%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.02%) Apple
13 7 (1.02%) EMC
13 7 (1.02%) New Relic
13 7 (1.02%) Sitecore
14 6 (0.87%) Adobe
14 6 (0.87%) Charles River
14 6 (0.87%) Intel Security
Melksham, Wiltshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Council
Salary: From £23,166 to £27,394 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock plus stunnign package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £61000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum 45-60K + excellent benefits package + career
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £62000 Per Annum 45-62 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago