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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Engineer
Rank 511 547 529
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 450 486 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 416 399 469
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +27 438 £42,500 +3.65% 47
London +35 175 £57,500 +15.00% 18
South East +38 107 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Berkshire +33 46 £41,250 -7.82% 3
East of England +1 38 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South West 0 36 £32,500 - 7
North West +39 34 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Reading +21 28 £50,000 +11.73% 1
Yorkshire +33 26 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Manchester +14 26 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 25 £46,000 +58.62% 4
Hampshire +7 22 £30,000 +20.00% 1
City of London +45 21 £47,500 -9.52% 3
West Yorkshire +26 21 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Surrey +40 18 £37,500 +4.89% 3
Cambridge +6 17 £39,000 +26.82% 2
Leeds +31 16 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -12 16 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Wiltshire +23 14 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Maidenhead +3 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Oxfordshire -6 14 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Southampton -1 11 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Abingdon - 9 £42,500 -
Swindon - 9 £21,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 9 £31,500 -
Reigate +18 8 £37,500 +3.44%
Peterborough +10 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Bristol -13 7 £34,000 +4.61% 4
Watford +26 6 £37,500 +4.16%
Hertfordshire +17 6 £37,500 +4.16%

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 423 (50.54%) SQL
2 407 (48.63%) Windows
3 313 (37.40%) SQL Server
4 304 (36.32%) Linux
5 251 (29.99%) Finance
6 217 (25.93%) Java
7 198 (23.66%) Oracle
8 183 (21.86%) Microsoft
9 169 (20.19%) Tomcat
10 160 (19.12%) Degree
11 157 (18.76%) Apache
12 155 (18.52%) .NET
13 144 (17.20%) Windows Server
14 139 (16.61%) Unix
15 129 (15.41%) MySQL
15 129 (15.41%) PowerShell
16 120 (14.34%) ITIL
17 118 (14.10%) C#
18 117 (13.98%) JBoss
19 116 (13.86%) IIS
20 107 (12.78%) JavaScript
21 106 (12.66%) HTTP
21 106 (12.66%) MS Excel
22 105 (12.54%) Perl
23 98 (11.71%) Active Directory
24 92 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
25 89 (10.63%) Python
26 88 (10.51%) Software Engineering
26 88 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
27 87 (10.39%) 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
1 169 (20.19%) Tomcat
2 157 (18.76%) Apache
3 117 (13.98%) JBoss
4 116 (13.86%) IIS
5 78 (9.32%) WebSphere
6 73 (8.72%) WebLogic
7 63 (7.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 57 (6.81%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (2.75%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (1.67%) CMS
12 13 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.31%) nginx
14 8 (0.96%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.84%) GlassFish
16 6 (0.72%) Drupal
17 5 (0.60%) MS Exchange
18 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
19 3 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 106 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.42%) MS Office
3 13 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.24%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.24%) Windchill
6 1 (0.12%) CATIA
6 1 (0.12%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Revit
6 1 (0.12%) Simulink
6 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.84%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 6 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.60%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.60%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.48%) Magento
5 4 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.36%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.24%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.24%) Exstream
7 2 (0.24%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.24%) Summit
8 1 (0.12%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Line 500
8 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 88 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (8.96%) SaaS
3 28 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.15%) PaaS
5 17 (2.03%) Office 365
6 9 (1.08%) IaaS
7 5 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (0.60%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.24%) GitHub
8 2 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 106 (12.66%) HTTP
2 78 (9.32%) TCP/IP
3 73 (8.72%) Firewall
4 54 (6.45%) DNS
5 52 (6.21%) LDAP
6 44 (5.26%) VPN
7 43 (5.14%) NAS
7 43 (5.14%) SAN
8 32 (3.82%) Internet
9 27 (3.23%) SSL
10 14 (1.67%) FTP
11 11 (1.31%) LAN
11 11 (1.31%) SMTP
12 10 (1.19%) Network Security
13 9 (1.08%) DHCP
13 9 (1.08%) WAN
14 6 (0.72%) Wireshark
15 5 (0.60%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.60%) IPsec
16 4 (0.48%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 129 (15.41%) MySQL
3 76 (9.08%) Relational Database
4 57 (6.81%) RDBMS
5 45 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.91%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.84%) Big Data
12 7 (0.84%) MS Access
12 7 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.72%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (3.35%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.15%) Subversion
3 17 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.67%) MSI
4 14 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 13 (1.55%) InstallShield
6 11 (1.31%) JIRA
6 11 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.19%) AdminStudio
7 10 (1.19%) CMake
7 10 (1.19%) Wise Package Studio
8 9 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.84%) JMeter
10 6 (0.72%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.60%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.60%) Hudson
11 5 (0.60%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.60%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 251 (29.99%) Finance
2 77 (9.20%) Banking
3 42 (5.02%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.06%) Legal
5 26 (3.11%) Retail
6 19 (2.27%) Law
7 17 (2.03%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.67%) Front Office
8 14 (1.67%) Marketing
9 13 (1.55%) Automotive
10 11 (1.31%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.31%) Games
11 9 (1.08%) Local Government
11 9 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.84%) Back Office
12 7 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.72%) Electronics
13 6 (0.72%) Publishing
14 5 (0.60%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (18.52%) .NET
2 87 (10.39%) Web Services
3 75 (8.96%) HTML
4 68 (8.12%) LAMP
4 68 (8.12%) XML
5 63 (7.53%) Middleware
6 44 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 32 (3.82%) CSS
8 23 (2.75%) J2EE
9 17 (2.03%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (1.91%) jQuery
11 15 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 15 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (1.79%) SOAP
12 14 (1.67%) AngularJS
12 14 (1.67%) XSLT
13 12 (1.43%) Spring
14 10 (1.19%) COM
15 8 (0.96%) Classic ASP
15 8 (0.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 92 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.87%) Fintech
6 21 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 15 (1.79%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.67%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.67%) iPad
10 13 (1.55%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.31%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
11 11 (1.31%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.19%) Clustering
12 10 (1.19%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.19%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.08%) PKI
14 8 (0.96%) Xbox
15 7 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 407 (48.63%) Windows
2 304 (36.32%) Linux
3 144 (17.20%) Windows Server
4 139 (16.61%) Unix
5 79 (9.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (3.70%) Android
8 31 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (3.35%) Apple iOS
9 28 (3.35%) Windows 7
10 26 (3.11%) CentOS
11 23 (2.75%) Solaris
12 20 (2.39%) Windows Mobile
13 13 (1.55%) AIX
14 11 (1.31%) Windows Phone
15 9 (1.08%) Debian
16 7 (0.84%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.84%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (14.34%) ITIL
2 88 (10.51%) Software Engineering
3 64 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 60 (7.17%) DevOps
6 55 (6.57%) CRM
7 44 (5.26%) SDLC
8 42 (5.02%) Web Operations
9 41 (4.90%) Incident Management
10 36 (4.30%) E-Commerce
11 33 (3.94%) Analytics
12 32 (3.82%) Configuration Management
13 29 (3.46%) Information Security
14 27 (3.23%) Release Management
15 26 (3.11%) Service Delivery
16 24 (2.87%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (2.87%) Problem Management
17 23 (2.75%) Service Management
18 22 (2.63%) Change Management
19 20 (2.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 423 (50.54%) SQL
2 217 (25.93%) Java
3 129 (15.41%) PowerShell
4 118 (14.10%) C#
5 107 (12.78%) JavaScript
6 105 (12.54%) Perl
7 89 (10.63%) Python
8 65 (7.77%) C++
9 63 (7.53%) Bash Shell
10 52 (6.21%) C
11 32 (3.82%) VB
12 30 (3.58%) PHP
12 30 (3.58%) T-SQL
13 27 (3.23%) VBScript
14 23 (2.75%) VB.NET
15 22 (2.63%) Objective-C
15 22 (2.63%) Shell Script
16 18 (2.15%) VBA
17 16 (1.91%) Ruby
18 13 (1.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (19.12%) Degree
2 40 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.15%) MCSA
6 16 (1.91%) MCT
7 14 (1.67%) CISSP
8 12 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.19%) MCSE
10 9 (1.08%) MCP
11 6 (0.72%) MCTS
12 5 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.36%) HNC
14 2 (0.24%) CSSLP
14 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.24%) RHCE
14 2 (0.24%) RHCT
15 1 (0.12%) CCA
15 1 (0.12%) CEH
15 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.69%) SLA
2 32 (3.82%) QA
3 20 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.48%) GxP
6 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.24%) GAMP
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 98 (11.71%) Active Directory
2 58 (6.93%) Oracle RAC
3 41 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (1.55%) Terminal Server
6 11 (1.31%) Squid
7 9 (1.08%) XenApp
8 8 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.48%) qmail
10 3 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.36%) vSphere
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.24%) XenServer
12 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.12%) Firmware
12 1 (0.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 71 (8.48%) Puppet
2 45 (5.38%) OpenAM
3 31 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (3.58%) SCCM
5 16 (1.91%) Nagios
6 12 (1.43%) Ansible
7 11 (1.31%) WSUS
8 7 (0.84%) SCOM
9 6 (0.72%) logstash
9 6 (0.72%) 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%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.36%) Salt
12 2 (0.24%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.24%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 198 (23.66%) Oracle
2 183 (21.86%) Microsoft
3 81 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 79 (9.44%) VMware
5 50 (5.97%) Citrix
6 49 (5.85%) Sun
7 21 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.27%) Cisco
9 14 (1.67%) IBM
9 14 (1.67%) iManage
10 13 (1.55%) HP
11 12 (1.43%) Interwoven
12 10 (1.19%) Dell
12 10 (1.19%) Splunk
13 8 (0.96%) LogRhythm
14 7 (0.84%) SAP
14 7 (0.84%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.72%) Google
16 5 (0.60%) Remedy
16 5 (0.60%) Sage
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Parking,Healthcare,Pension,Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £22k to £26k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago