The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Engineer
Rank 714 740 717
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 152 135 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 137 123 163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -15.38%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 138 £35,000 - 20
London 0 62 £45,000 +5.88% 10
South East -27 30 £32,000 +16.36% 2
City of London +8 13 £40,875 -3.82% 3
South West -10 12 £24,000 +6.66% 3
Berkshire -6 11 £35,000 +55.55% 1
East of England -4 10 £27,000 +27.05% 2
Slough - 10 £35,000 - 1
North West -2 9 £25,000 -23.07% 3
West Midlands -6 8 £27,000 +8.00%
Bristol +6 7 £22,500 - 1
Surrey -13 7 £30,750 -1.60% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 6 £18,750 -31.81%
Yorkshire -7 5 £30,000 +3.44%
Hampshire -28 5 £26,500 -33.75%
East Midlands +12 4 - -
Cheshire +3 4 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Manchester -6 4 £19,500 -42.22% 1
Hertfordshire -15 4 £21,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 4 - -
Fareham - 4 £26,500 -
High Wycombe - 4 £18,750 -
Leicester - 4 - -
Bedfordshire +14 3 £30,000 -12.40%
Warrington +9 3 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Swindon -3 3 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Wiltshire -7 3 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Guildford -8 3 £29,500 -1.66%
Birmingham -14 3 £27,000 +8.00%
Bolton - 3 £19,500 -

Applications Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Engineer in their job title.

1 210 (56.91%) SQL
2 156 (42.28%) Windows
3 146 (39.57%) SQL Server
4 121 (32.79%) .NET
5 110 (29.81%) Oracle
6 101 (27.37%) Java
7 95 (25.75%) Microsoft
8 90 (24.39%) Linux
9 88 (23.85%) Finance
10 87 (23.58%) UNIX
11 66 (17.89%) C#
12 61 (16.53%) Tomcat
13 60 (16.26%) MS Excel
14 53 (14.36%) ITIL
14 53 (14.36%) HTML
15 52 (14.09%) Degree
16 49 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
17 48 (13.01%) MySQL
18 44 (11.92%) ASP.NET
19 43 (11.65%) JavaScript
20 39 (10.57%) IIS
21 37 (10.03%) Perl
21 37 (10.03%) Python
22 36 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
23 34 (9.21%) MS Office
24 30 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 30 (8.13%) VB
24 30 (8.13%) CRM
25 27 (7.32%) Web Services
25 27 (7.32%) SaaS

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (16.53%) Tomcat
2 39 (10.57%) IIS
3 23 (6.23%) SharePoint
4 22 (5.96%) Apache
4 22 (5.96%) GlassFish
5 15 (4.07%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.52%) MS Exchange
7 12 (3.25%) JBoss
8 11 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.90%) Jetty
10 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.08%) Node.js
12 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.54%) WorkSite
13 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.54%) Confluence
13 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.21%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) Windchill
3 3 (0.81%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.63%) Retail-J
3 5 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.81%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.81%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.54%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.54%) Maximo
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.27%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) Advent Moxy
7 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.32%) SaaS
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (0.54%) Route 53
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.23%) Internet
2 16 (4.34%) Firewall
3 12 (3.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.44%) HTTP
5 6 (1.63%) VoIP
5 6 (1.63%) Wireless
6 5 (1.36%) FTP
7 4 (1.08%) LAN
7 4 (1.08%) Intranet
8 3 (0.81%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.81%) WAN
8 3 (0.81%) DHCP
8 3 (0.81%) DNS
9 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.54%) SSL
9 2 (0.54%) VPN
9 2 (0.54%) RTP
10 1 (0.27%) IPsec
10 1 (0.27%) DSL
10 1 (0.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (39.57%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.01%) MySQL
3 30 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (5.69%) Oracle Database
5 21 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.52%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.25%) DB2
9 11 (2.98%) MS Access
9 11 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (3.52%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.71%) Subversion
3 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.36%) JIRA
5 4 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.54%) Maven
7 2 (0.54%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.27%) MSI
8 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.27%) Hudson
8 1 (0.27%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
General
1 88 (23.85%) Finance
2 20 (5.42%) Back Office
3 15 (4.07%) Banking
4 14 (3.79%) Retail
4 14 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.90%) Marketing
7 6 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.63%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.36%) Front Office
8 5 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.08%) Legal
10 3 (0.81%) Law
10 3 (0.81%) French Language
11 2 (0.54%) German Language
11 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 2 (0.54%) Advertising
11 2 (0.54%) Automotive
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (32.79%) .NET
2 53 (14.36%) HTML
3 44 (11.92%) ASP.NET
4 27 (7.32%) Web Services
5 24 (6.50%) XML
6 19 (5.15%) CSS
7 13 (3.52%) J2EE
7 13 (3.52%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (3.25%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.17%) JSP
10 7 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (1.36%) HTML5
11 5 (1.36%) REST
12 4 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.08%) SOAP
12 4 (1.08%) Middleware
12 4 (1.08%) LAMP
13 3 (0.81%) JSON
14 2 (0.54%) Software Packaging
14 2 (0.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (3.79%) Equities
3 12 (3.25%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.25%) Derivative
4 11 (2.98%) Life Science
4 11 (2.98%) Hedge funds
5 9 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.90%) Replication
8 5 (1.36%) iPad
9 4 (1.08%) New Media
9 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.08%) EPoS
9 4 (1.08%) EFT
10 3 (0.81%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.81%) Open Source
10 3 (0.81%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 156 (42.28%) Windows
2 90 (24.39%) Linux
3 87 (23.58%) UNIX
4 36 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (5.96%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.25%) Windows 8
6 12 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.17%) AIX
7 8 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.90%) Solaris
9 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.81%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.81%) Android
11 3 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.81%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.36%) ITIL
2 30 (8.13%) CRM
3 18 (4.88%) Release Management
3 18 (4.88%) Problem Management
3 18 (4.88%) ERP
4 15 (4.07%) Project Management
5 14 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (3.79%) Change Management
6 12 (3.25%) Time Management
6 12 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (2.98%) E-Commerce
7 11 (2.98%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (2.98%) Incident Management
8 10 (2.71%) OO
8 10 (2.71%) Software Engineering
8 10 (2.71%) Content Management
8 10 (2.71%) Migration
9 9 (2.44%) Workflow
9 9 (2.44%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (56.91%) SQL
2 101 (27.37%) Java
3 66 (17.89%) C#
4 43 (11.65%) JavaScript
5 37 (10.03%) Perl
5 37 (10.03%) Python
6 30 (8.13%) VB
7 26 (7.05%) PL/SQL
8 25 (6.78%) Shell Script
9 22 (5.96%) VBA
10 19 (5.15%) C++
10 19 (5.15%) PowerShell
11 17 (4.61%) PHP
12 16 (4.34%) T-SQL
13 14 (3.79%) VB6
13 14 (3.79%) VB.NET
14 13 (3.52%) Bash Shell
15 11 (2.98%) AWK
15 11 (2.98%) VBScript
15 11 (2.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 52 (14.09%) Degree
2 9 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.36%) MCP
4 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) MCSE
5 3 (0.81%) HNC
6 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) HND
7 1 (0.27%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.27%) MCITP
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.08%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.54%) Squid
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) Xen
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (2.44%) Puppet
2 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.54%) Ansible
3 2 (0.54%) WSUS
3 2 (0.54%) SCCM
3 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.27%) OVSD
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) OpenView
4 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 110 (29.81%) Oracle
2 95 (25.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.79%) VMware
3 14 (3.79%) Citrix
4 10 (2.71%) Red Hat
4 10 (2.71%) IBM
5 9 (2.44%) SAP
6 8 (2.17%) SunGard
7 7 (1.90%) Cisco
7 7 (1.90%) F5
8 6 (1.63%) Google
8 6 (1.63%) HP
8 6 (1.63%) Reuters
8 6 (1.63%) JDA
8 6 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.36%) Sybase
10 4 (1.08%) CODA
11 3 (0.81%) CQG
11 3 (0.81%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.81%) Autodesk
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