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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Engineer
UK
Rank 698 649 750
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +101
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 165 309 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 147 284 181
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £62,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £32,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +9.24%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
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 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 22 February 2017 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 22 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 -54 159 £37,500 -5.36% 24
London -13 64 £45,000 -5.26% 8
South East +59 46 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Berkshire +47 26 £40,000 +23.07%
North West -20 15 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Manchester -11 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Maidenhead +12 11 £40,000 +23.07%
City of London +8 11 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands +25 10 £29,500 -30.58%
Surrey +43 9 £31,000 +0.67%
South West -5 9 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Reading +37 8 £31,250 -34.21%
Wiltshire +11 8 £27,500 -15.38%
Stockport - 8 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +35 7 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Woking +15 7 £29,000 -35.55%
East of England +13 7 £42,500 +49.12% 4
Swindon +21 6 £27,500 -34.52%
Bracknell +14 6 £40,000 +79.77%
West Yorkshire +31 5 £32,000 +28.00%
Coventry +16 5 £28,000 -27.74%
Oxford - 5 £35,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 - 4
Scotland +19 3 - -
Bradford +9 3 £32,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Sussex +4 3 £37,500 -4.45%
Edinburgh 0 3 - -
Nuneaton - 3 £31,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £31,000 -

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 262 (62.09%) SQL
2 215 (50.95%) Windows
3 174 (41.23%) Linux
4 148 (35.07%) SQL Server
5 129 (30.57%) Finance
6 102 (24.17%) Java
7 93 (22.04%) Oracle
8 81 (19.19%) Windows Server
9 79 (18.72%) Tomcat
10 77 (18.25%) ITIL
11 73 (17.30%) Microsoft
12 72 (17.06%) Apache
13 71 (16.82%) Unix
14 68 (16.11%) .NET
15 67 (15.88%) PowerShell
16 63 (14.93%) JBoss
17 62 (14.69%) MySQL
18 60 (14.22%) WebLogic
19 56 (13.27%) IIS
20 55 (13.03%) JavaScript
20 55 (13.03%) Red Hat
21 54 (12.80%) Python
22 52 (12.32%) C#
23 51 (12.09%) Active Directory
24 50 (11.85%) Bash Shell
25 48 (11.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 47 (11.14%) Perl
27 45 (10.66%) Web Services
27 45 (10.66%) Middleware
28 44 (10.43%) Degree

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 79 (18.72%) Tomcat
2 72 (17.06%) Apache
3 63 (14.93%) JBoss
4 60 (14.22%) WebLogic
5 56 (13.27%) IIS
6 43 (10.19%) WebSphere
7 30 (7.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 25 (5.92%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (5.45%) SharePoint
10 13 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (2.37%) SAS
12 6 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.95%) Jetty
14 3 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.47%) CMS
15 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.92%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.71%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Eze OMS
4 1 (0.24%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
1 36 (8.53%) SaaS
2 14 (3.32%) Office 365
3 12 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.61%) PaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Akamai
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 37 (8.77%) Firewall
3 32 (7.58%) HTTP
4 19 (4.50%) LDAP
5 18 (4.27%) DNS
5 18 (4.27%) NAS
5 18 (4.27%) SAN
5 18 (4.27%) VPN
6 16 (3.79%) SSL
7 10 (2.37%) Internet
8 8 (1.90%) Network Security
9 4 (0.95%) LAN
9 4 (0.95%) WAN
9 4 (0.95%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.71%) Intranet
11 2 (0.47%) DHCP
12 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.24%) SMTP
12 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (35.07%) SQL Server
2 62 (14.69%) MySQL
3 32 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 27 (6.40%) RDBMS
5 25 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (3.79%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.37%) MS Access
9 10 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.18%) DB2
11 5 (1.18%) InfluxDB
11 5 (1.18%) MarkLogic
11 5 (1.18%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.95%) Big Data
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (3.32%) Git (software)
1 14 (3.32%) Subversion
2 13 (3.08%) JMeter
3 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.13%) JIRA
4 7 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.42%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.95%) Selenium
7 3 (0.71%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.71%) Toad
7 3 (0.71%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 129 (30.57%) Finance
2 42 (9.95%) Banking
3 19 (4.50%) Back Office
4 18 (4.27%) Publishing
5 17 (4.03%) Retail
6 12 (2.84%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.66%) Legal
8 6 (1.42%) Marketing
9 4 (0.95%) Billing
9 4 (0.95%) Front Office
9 4 (0.95%) German Language
9 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.71%) Advertising
10 3 (0.71%) French Language
10 3 (0.71%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.47%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (16.11%) .NET
2 45 (10.66%) Middleware
2 45 (10.66%) Web Services
3 42 (9.95%) XML
4 27 (6.40%) HTML
5 24 (5.69%) LAMP
6 20 (4.74%) J2EE
7 17 (4.03%) ASP.NET
7 17 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (3.79%) jQuery
9 15 (3.55%) CSS
10 14 (3.32%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.37%) COM+
12 9 (2.13%) Apache Camel
13 8 (1.90%) FIX Protocol
14 6 (1.42%) HTML5
15 5 (1.18%) JSON
16 4 (0.95%) .NET Framework
16 4 (0.95%) IBM Integration Bus
16 4 (0.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.37%) Clustering
5 8 (1.90%) AS400
5 8 (1.90%) CMDB
5 8 (1.90%) iPad
6 6 (1.42%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.18%) Equities
7 5 (1.18%) Fintech
7 5 (1.18%) NHS
8 4 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.47%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.47%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.47%) Replication
10 2 (0.47%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 215 (50.95%) Windows
2 174 (41.23%) Linux
3 81 (19.19%) Windows Server
4 71 (16.82%) Unix
5 48 (11.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (7.35%) CentOS
7 26 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (3.55%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.90%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.18%) Android
11 5 (1.18%) Debian
12 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.71%) SUSE
13 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.47%) Solaris
14 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.25%) ITIL
2 33 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (6.16%) Change Management
4 23 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (5.21%) Web Operations
6 21 (4.98%) Configuration Management
6 21 (4.98%) MVC
7 20 (4.74%) Analytics
8 19 (4.50%) Release Management
9 17 (4.03%) Incident Management
10 14 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (3.32%) DevOps
10 14 (3.32%) Service Delivery
11 13 (3.08%) Presales
12 12 (2.84%) Data Protection
13 11 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (2.61%) CRM
13 11 (2.61%) E-Commerce
13 11 (2.61%) Investment Management
13 11 (2.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 262 (62.09%) SQL
2 102 (24.17%) Java
3 67 (15.88%) PowerShell
4 55 (13.03%) JavaScript
5 54 (12.80%) Python
6 52 (12.32%) C#
7 50 (11.85%) Bash Shell
8 47 (11.14%) Perl
9 38 (9.00%) Shell Script
10 26 (6.16%) PHP
11 24 (5.69%) C
12 21 (4.98%) VBScript
13 19 (4.50%) Ruby
14 17 (4.03%) T-SQL
15 15 (3.55%) C++
16 11 (2.61%) VBA
17 8 (1.90%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.42%) VB.NET
19 4 (0.95%) Go
19 4 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (10.43%) Degree
2 21 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.37%) MCAD
4 10 (2.37%) MCSD
5 9 (2.13%) CISSP
5 9 (2.13%) MCSA
6 8 (1.90%) CEH
6 8 (1.90%) MCP
7 7 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.42%) MCT
9 5 (1.18%) GCIH
10 4 (0.95%) CISA
10 4 (0.95%) GCIA
10 4 (0.95%) MCSE
10 4 (0.95%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.71%) MCITP
11 3 (0.71%) MCTS
12 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.74%) SLA
2 6 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) MiFID
3 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) DICOM
4 1 (0.24%) EMIR
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (12.09%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.40%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (3.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.95%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.47%) Varnish
9 1 (0.24%) Docker
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.24%) XenApp
9 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (8.29%) Puppet
2 18 (4.27%) OpenAM
3 9 (2.13%) Nagios
3 9 (2.13%) SCCM
4 7 (1.66%) WSUS
5 6 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.18%) Ansible
7 4 (0.95%) Graphite
7 4 (0.95%) Kibana
7 4 (0.95%) Nessus
8 3 (0.71%) Grafana
8 3 (0.71%) logstash
8 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.47%) Opsview
9 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.24%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 93 (22.04%) Oracle
2 73 (17.30%) Microsoft
3 55 (13.03%) Red Hat
4 26 (6.16%) VMware
5 23 (5.45%) Cisco
6 18 (4.27%) Sun
7 14 (3.32%) Citrix
8 10 (2.37%) Alterian
8 10 (2.37%) IBM
8 10 (2.37%) Sybase
9 7 (1.66%) New Relic
10 6 (1.42%) Charles River
10 6 (1.42%) Intel Security
11 4 (0.95%) ATG
11 4 (0.95%) Blue Coat
11 4 (0.95%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.95%) LogRhythm
11 4 (0.95%) Siebel
12 3 (0.71%) Apple
12 3 (0.71%) F5
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Council
Salary: From £23,166 to £27,394 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £61000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago