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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Engineer
UK
Rank 676 631 737
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +106
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 169 304 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 156 278 191
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -44 163 £38,000 -2.56% 24
London -3 64 £45,000 -5.26% 11
South East +19 37 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Berkshire +36 25 £47,500 +46.15% 1
East of England +22 15 £47,500 +46.15%
Reading +38 14 £48,750 +5.69%
South West +3 14 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Yorkshire +30 12 £33,750 -13.46%
Cambridgeshire +6 11 £50,000 +42.85%
North West -13 11 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Yorkshire +31 10 £33,500 -
West Midlands +9 10 £29,000 -29.69% 1
Manchester -22 10 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Wiltshire +26 9 £27,500 -17.91% 1
Swindon +20 8 £27,500 -34.52% 1
Peterborough 0 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Maidenhead +5 7 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Leeds +34 6 £38,750 -
Warwickshire +27 6 £31,000 -22.50%
Hampshire +3 6 £27,500 -42.10%
City of London +1 5 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Nuneaton - 4 £31,000 -
South Wales +17 3 £26,500 -22.05%
Wales +12 3 £26,500 -22.05%
Bracknell +9 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Bradford +7 3 £32,000 -
Bristol +3 3 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Stockport - 3 £38,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +31 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Oxford +28 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 292 (61.86%) SQL
2 266 (56.36%) Windows
3 201 (42.58%) SQL Server
4 191 (40.47%) Linux
5 148 (31.36%) Finance
6 114 (24.15%) Java
7 113 (23.94%) Oracle
8 96 (20.34%) Tomcat
8 96 (20.34%) Windows Server
9 93 (19.70%) Microsoft
10 87 (18.43%) Apache
11 84 (17.80%) .NET
12 82 (17.37%) ITIL
13 76 (16.10%) PowerShell
14 73 (15.47%) JBoss
15 71 (15.04%) MySQL
16 70 (14.83%) JavaScript
17 67 (14.19%) IIS
17 67 (14.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 66 (13.98%) WebLogic
18 66 (13.98%) Active Directory
19 65 (13.77%) Red Hat
19 65 (13.77%) Unix
20 63 (13.35%) C#
21 60 (12.71%) Middleware
22 59 (12.50%) Web Services
23 58 (12.29%) TCP/IP
23 58 (12.29%) Degree
24 55 (11.65%) WebSphere
24 55 (11.65%) Perl

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 96 (20.34%) Tomcat
2 87 (18.43%) Apache
3 73 (15.47%) JBoss
4 67 (14.19%) IIS
5 66 (13.98%) WebLogic
6 55 (11.65%) WebSphere
7 45 (9.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 36 (7.63%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (4.03%) SharePoint
10 10 (2.12%) SAS
11 9 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.85%) Drupal
14 4 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (0.85%) Jetty
15 3 (0.64%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 39 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.27%) Siebel Analytics
3 4 (0.85%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) Eze OMS
5 1 (0.21%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 51 (10.81%) SaaS
2 20 (4.24%) Office 365
3 15 (3.18%) PaaS
4 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.42%) Akamai
5 2 (0.42%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.21%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.29%) TCP/IP
2 51 (10.81%) Firewall
3 48 (10.17%) HTTP
4 28 (5.93%) LDAP
5 27 (5.72%) NAS
5 27 (5.72%) SAN
6 26 (5.51%) VPN
7 22 (4.66%) DNS
8 18 (3.81%) SSL
9 12 (2.54%) Internet
10 6 (1.27%) Network Security
11 5 (1.06%) LAN
11 5 (1.06%) WAN
12 4 (0.85%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.64%) CTI
13 3 (0.64%) Intranet
14 2 (0.42%) DHCP
14 2 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (0.42%) SSH
15 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (42.58%) SQL Server
2 71 (15.04%) MySQL
3 47 (9.96%) Relational Database
4 40 (8.47%) RDBMS
5 31 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (3.60%) Oracle Database
9 15 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (2.54%) MS Access
11 8 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.06%) DB2
13 5 (1.06%) MarkLogic
14 4 (0.85%) InfluxDB
15 3 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (2.97%) JMeter
2 9 (1.91%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.69%) Subversion
3 8 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.48%) JIRA
4 7 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.64%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.42%) Selenium
8 2 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.42%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 148 (31.36%) Finance
2 55 (11.65%) Banking
3 16 (3.39%) Financial Institution
3 16 (3.39%) Publishing
4 13 (2.75%) Retail
5 12 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.12%) Back Office
7 8 (1.69%) Legal
8 4 (0.85%) Billing
8 4 (0.85%) German Language
9 3 (0.64%) French Language
9 3 (0.64%) Marketing
9 3 (0.64%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.42%) Automotive
10 2 (0.42%) Front Office
10 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.80%) .NET
2 60 (12.71%) Middleware
3 59 (12.50%) Web Services
4 49 (10.38%) XML
5 32 (6.78%) LAMP
6 27 (5.72%) ASP.NET
7 25 (5.30%) HTML
8 21 (4.45%) AngularJS
8 21 (4.45%) jQuery
9 17 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (3.60%) J2EE
10 14 (2.97%) Apache Camel
11 10 (2.12%) COM+
11 10 (2.12%) CSS
12 7 (1.48%) COM
13 6 (1.27%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.06%) Classic ASP
15 4 (0.85%) Node.js
15 4 (0.85%) SAML
16 3 (0.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.45%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.75%) CMDB
5 11 (2.33%) Clustering
6 9 (1.91%) iPad
7 7 (1.48%) Fintech
8 6 (1.27%) AS400
8 6 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.06%) Equities
9 5 (1.06%) NHS
9 5 (1.06%) Xbox
10 4 (0.85%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.64%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.64%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.42%) Data Conversion
12 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 266 (56.36%) Windows
2 191 (40.47%) Linux
3 96 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 67 (14.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 65 (13.77%) Unix
6 40 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (6.99%) CentOS
8 23 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (4.24%) Windows 7
10 12 (2.54%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.33%) Android
12 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (1.48%) Windows Phone
15 5 (1.06%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.85%) Debian
16 4 (0.85%) Solaris
17 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
17 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (17.37%) ITIL
2 34 (7.20%) Change Management
3 31 (6.57%) Web Operations
4 26 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 25 (5.30%) Analytics
5 25 (5.30%) Incident Management
6 24 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (5.08%) Configuration Management
7 22 (4.66%) CRM
7 22 (4.66%) MVC
8 21 (4.45%) Release Management
9 15 (3.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (2.54%) Investment Management
10 12 (2.54%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (2.54%) Presales
10 12 (2.54%) Software Deployment
11 11 (2.33%) Application Virtualisation
11 11 (2.33%) Problem Management
11 11 (2.33%) Service Delivery
12 10 (2.12%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 292 (61.86%) SQL
2 114 (24.15%) Java
3 76 (16.10%) PowerShell
4 70 (14.83%) JavaScript
5 63 (13.35%) C#
6 55 (11.65%) Perl
7 53 (11.23%) Python
8 52 (11.02%) Bash Shell
9 37 (7.84%) Shell Script
10 31 (6.57%) C
11 29 (6.14%) VBScript
12 25 (5.30%) PHP
13 18 (3.81%) Ruby
14 16 (3.39%) T-SQL
15 15 (3.18%) C++
15 15 (3.18%) VBA
16 12 (2.54%) VB
16 12 (2.54%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.91%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 58 (12.29%) Degree
2 28 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.75%) MCSA
4 10 (2.12%) MCAD
4 10 (2.12%) MCP
4 10 (2.12%) MCSD
4 10 (2.12%) MCT
5 8 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.06%) CISSP
7 5 (1.06%) GCIH
7 5 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.06%) MCSE
7 5 (1.06%) MCTS
8 4 (0.85%) CEH
8 4 (0.85%) CISA
9 3 (0.64%) MCITP
10 1 (0.21%) GIAC
10 1 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.87%) SLA
2 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.85%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) DICOM
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (13.98%) Active Directory
2 41 (8.69%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.85%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.42%) Varnish
8 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (7.84%) Puppet
2 28 (5.93%) OpenAM
3 13 (2.75%) SCCM
4 12 (2.54%) WSUS
5 9 (1.91%) Nagios
6 4 (0.85%) Ansible
6 4 (0.85%) Nessus
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.42%) Opsview
8 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.21%) MobiControl
9 1 (0.21%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 113 (23.94%) Oracle
2 93 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 65 (13.77%) Red Hat
4 35 (7.42%) VMware
5 27 (5.72%) Sun
6 26 (5.51%) Cisco
7 23 (4.87%) Citrix
8 11 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.12%) Alterian
10 9 (1.91%) Intel Security
10 9 (1.91%) LogRhythm
11 8 (1.69%) IBM
11 8 (1.69%) Siebel
12 7 (1.48%) New Relic
13 6 (1.27%) Charles River
13 6 (1.27%) Sybase
14 5 (1.06%) Remedy
15 4 (0.85%) BEA
15 4 (0.85%) Blue Coat
15 4 (0.85%) CheckPoint
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £150 to £250 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £34k - 37k per year + Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago