The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Applications Support 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
Application Support Engineer
Rank 605 727 709
Rank change year-on-year
+122 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 322 248 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 307 205 250
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the UK.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support 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 Support 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 +112 308 £40,000 +3.22% 24
London +52 111 £51,500 +14.44% 9
South East +67 75 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Berkshire +35 44 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Yorkshire +54 33 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +52 29 £30,000 -21.05%
North West +21 28 £47,500 +11.76% 4
East of England +22 27 £50,000 +42.85% 3
South West -3 26 £23,500 -27.69% 2
Leeds +58 23 £35,000 -7.89%
Reading +36 23 £57,500 +28.49% 1
Manchester +9 19 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Hampshire +23 16 £27,500 +14.58%
Maidenhead +12 15 £40,000 +3.89%
City of London +43 14 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Essex +16 10 £50,000 - 1
Southampton +9 10 £27,500 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Brentwood - 9 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +33 8 £36,250 +11.53% 3
Bristol +4 8 £26,250 -19.23% 2
Somerset - 7 £23,500 -
Bath - 7 £23,500 -
West Midlands -5 6 £26,000 -22.96% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £23,000 -
Cheshire +31 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +21 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Scotland +18 5 £35,000 -
Peterborough +13 5 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Bracknell 0 5 £32,500 +8.33%

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Applications Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 361 (57.39%) SQL
2 346 (55.01%) Windows
3 287 (45.63%) SQL Server
4 262 (41.65%) Linux
5 201 (31.96%) Finance
6 155 (24.64%) Oracle
7 148 (23.53%) Java
8 145 (23.05%) Tomcat
9 142 (22.58%) Apache
10 126 (20.03%) Windows Server
11 124 (19.71%) Microsoft
12 120 (19.08%) JBoss
13 118 (18.76%) MySQL
14 110 (17.49%) .NET
14 110 (17.49%) ITIL
15 103 (16.38%) Degree
16 101 (16.06%) Unix
17 96 (15.26%) HTTP
17 96 (15.26%) Active Directory
18 95 (15.10%) PowerShell
19 93 (14.79%) IIS
20 90 (14.31%) Red Hat
21 89 (14.15%) JavaScript
22 87 (13.83%) Perl
22 87 (13.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 84 (13.35%) Amazon AWS
24 82 (13.04%) Banking
24 82 (13.04%) WebLogic
25 81 (12.88%) SaaS
26 79 (12.56%) TCP/IP

Applications Support 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
1 145 (23.05%) Tomcat
2 142 (22.58%) Apache
3 120 (19.08%) JBoss
4 93 (14.79%) IIS
5 82 (13.04%) WebLogic
6 75 (11.92%) WebSphere
7 68 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 59 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
9 26 (4.13%) SharePoint
10 12 (1.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (1.59%) nginx
13 9 (1.43%) CMS
14 8 (1.27%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.95%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.95%) SAS
16 5 (0.79%) Drupal
16 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 74 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.56%) MS Office
3 9 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 6 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.79%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.79%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.64%) Siebel Analytics
6 3 (0.48%) Magento
7 2 (0.32%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.32%) Exstream
7 2 (0.32%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.32%) Summit
8 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.16%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.16%) Line 500
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.16%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (13.35%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (12.88%) SaaS
3 21 (3.34%) Office 365
4 18 (2.86%) PaaS
5 13 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (0.79%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.32%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.32%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (15.26%) HTTP
2 79 (12.56%) TCP/IP
3 76 (12.08%) Firewall
4 55 (8.74%) LDAP
5 49 (7.79%) DNS
6 47 (7.47%) VPN
7 46 (7.31%) NAS
7 46 (7.31%) SAN
8 26 (4.13%) Internet
9 24 (3.82%) SSL
10 13 (2.07%) FTP
10 13 (2.07%) LAN
11 11 (1.75%) SMTP
11 11 (1.75%) WAN
12 7 (1.11%) DHCP
13 6 (0.95%) Network Security
14 5 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (0.79%) SSH
15 4 (0.64%) SMPP
15 4 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (45.63%) SQL Server
2 118 (18.76%) MySQL
3 73 (11.61%) Relational Database
4 55 (8.74%) RDBMS
5 45 (7.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.54%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.75%) MS Access
12 10 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.64%) Big Data
15 4 (0.64%) InfluxDB
15 4 (0.64%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (1.91%) JMeter
2 9 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.95%) JIRA
4 4 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.64%) Subversion
5 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.32%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.16%) Selenium
6 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 201 (31.96%) Finance
2 82 (13.04%) Banking
3 27 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.66%) Legal
5 17 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.38%) Retail
7 13 (2.07%) Law
8 11 (1.75%) Front Office
8 11 (1.75%) Marketing
9 8 (1.27%) Back Office
10 6 (0.95%) Games
10 6 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.79%) Publishing
12 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.48%) Billing
13 3 (0.48%) Electronics
13 3 (0.48%) German Language
13 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (17.49%) .NET
2 74 (11.76%) Web Services
3 67 (10.65%) LAMP
3 67 (10.65%) Middleware
4 58 (9.22%) HTML
4 58 (9.22%) XML
5 32 (5.09%) ASP.NET
6 19 (3.02%) CSS
6 19 (3.02%) J2EE
7 17 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (1.91%) .NET Framework
8 12 (1.91%) COM
8 12 (1.91%) jQuery
9 9 (1.43%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.27%) Classic ASP
11 7 (1.11%) SOAP
12 6 (0.95%) Apache Camel
12 6 (0.95%) COM+
12 6 (0.95%) ZeroMQ
13 5 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (10.65%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.54%) Fintech
4 16 (2.54%) iPad
5 14 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.75%) Clustering
7 11 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.43%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.27%) Xbox
11 6 (0.95%) CMDB
11 6 (0.95%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.79%) iPhone
13 4 (0.64%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.64%) Physics
13 4 (0.64%) PKI
13 4 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 346 (55.01%) Windows
2 262 (41.65%) Linux
3 126 (20.03%) Windows Server
4 101 (16.06%) Unix
5 87 (13.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (7.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (4.45%) CentOS
9 26 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (3.97%) Windows 7
11 19 (3.02%) Android
12 16 (2.54%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
13 12 (1.91%) Windows Phone
14 10 (1.59%) AIX
15 7 (1.11%) Solaris
16 6 (0.95%) Debian
17 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
19 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.49%) ITIL
2 51 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 44 (7.00%) CRM
3 44 (7.00%) Web Operations
4 36 (5.72%) Incident Management
5 34 (5.41%) Analytics
6 33 (5.25%) DevOps
7 24 (3.82%) Service Management
8 23 (3.66%) Service Delivery
9 22 (3.50%) Configuration Management
10 21 (3.34%) Change Management
11 20 (3.18%) E-Commerce
12 19 (3.02%) Release Management
12 19 (3.02%) Software Deployment
13 16 (2.54%) High Availability
14 15 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (2.38%) Information Security
14 15 (2.38%) Presales
14 15 (2.38%) Problem Management
14 15 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 361 (57.39%) SQL
2 148 (23.53%) Java
3 95 (15.10%) PowerShell
4 89 (14.15%) JavaScript
5 87 (13.83%) Perl
6 77 (12.24%) C#
7 59 (9.38%) Bash Shell
8 49 (7.79%) Python
9 32 (5.09%) C
10 30 (4.77%) PHP
11 26 (4.13%) T-SQL
12 23 (3.66%) VBScript
13 22 (3.50%) Shell Script
14 21 (3.34%) C++
15 19 (3.02%) VB
16 18 (2.86%) VBA
17 14 (2.23%) Ruby
18 13 (2.07%) VB.NET
19 10 (1.59%) PL/SQL
20 5 (0.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 103 (16.38%) Degree
2 34 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.70%) MCSA
4 16 (2.54%) MCT
5 14 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (2.23%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.59%) MCP
7 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (0.95%) MCAD
8 6 (0.95%) MCSD
8 6 (0.95%) MCTS
9 4 (0.64%) CEH
9 4 (0.64%) CISA
9 4 (0.64%) CISSP
9 4 (0.64%) GCIH
9 4 (0.64%) MCSE
10 3 (0.48%) HNC
11 2 (0.32%) RHCE
12 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.31%) SLA
2 13 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.27%) QA
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (15.26%) Active Directory
2 66 (10.49%) Oracle RAC
3 21 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.43%) Terminal Server
6 8 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.95%) Squid
8 4 (0.64%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.64%) qmail
8 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.48%) vSphere
9 3 (0.48%) XenApp
9 3 (0.48%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.16%) Postfix
11 1 (0.16%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 55 (8.74%) Puppet
2 48 (7.63%) OpenAM
3 25 (3.97%) SCCM
4 14 (2.23%) WSUS
5 11 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.11%) Nagios
6 7 (1.11%) SCOM
7 4 (0.64%) Cacti
7 4 (0.64%) collectd
7 4 (0.64%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.64%) Graphite
7 4 (0.64%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.64%) logstash
7 4 (0.64%) Nessus
7 4 (0.64%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.48%) Ansible
8 3 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.32%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.32%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 155 (24.64%) Oracle
2 124 (19.71%) Microsoft
3 90 (14.31%) Red Hat
4 61 (9.70%) VMware
5 47 (7.47%) Sun
6 46 (7.31%) Citrix
7 23 (3.66%) Cisco
8 22 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.91%) LogRhythm
10 10 (1.59%) Dell
10 10 (1.59%) HP
10 10 (1.59%) iManage
11 9 (1.43%) Interwoven
12 7 (1.11%) Intel Security
13 6 (0.95%) Alterian
13 6 (0.95%) IBM
13 6 (0.95%) Remedy
14 5 (0.79%) Siebel
14 5 (0.79%) TIBCO
15 4 (0.64%) CheckPoint
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
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
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
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
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago