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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 615 680 727
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 251 299 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 242 259 229
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +31 244 £40,000 +5.26% 25
London +52 95 £46,250 +5.71% 11
South East +52 46 £38,250 -4.37% 6
Berkshire +48 30 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East of England +23 30 £48,750 +39.28% 3
West Yorkshire +39 24 £31,000 +6.89%
Yorkshire +24 24 £31,000 +6.89%
Reading +35 20 £55,000 +22.90%
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £47,500 +35.71% 3
North West -9 19 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West -4 18 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Leeds +33 17 £35,000 +4.47%
Manchester -8 16 £47,500 +11.76% 1
City of London +26 12 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Peterborough +5 11 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -22 11 £29,000 -27.50%
Essex +15 8 £50,000 -
Bristol +10 8 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Hampshire +12 7 £31,000 -31.11%
Maidenhead +5 7 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Brentwood +5 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Warwickshire +5 5 £29,000 -27.50%
Surrey +1 5 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridge +2 4 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Wales 0 4 £35,250 +3.67%
South Wales -1 4 £35,250 +3.67%
Birmingham -11 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Wiltshire - 4 £28,750 - 2
Swindon - 4 £28,750 - 2
Huntingdon - 4 £19,875 -

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 342 (59.48%) SQL
2 333 (57.91%) Windows
3 274 (47.65%) SQL Server
4 254 (44.17%) Linux
5 189 (32.87%) Finance
6 145 (25.22%) Java
7 144 (25.04%) Oracle
8 138 (24.00%) Tomcat
9 128 (22.26%) Apache
10 127 (22.09%) Windows Server
11 117 (20.35%) Microsoft
12 108 (18.78%) JBoss
13 105 (18.26%) ITIL
13 105 (18.26%) MySQL
14 101 (17.57%) .NET
15 94 (16.35%) Red Hat
16 93 (16.17%) PowerShell
17 92 (16.00%) Active Directory
17 92 (16.00%) JavaScript
18 91 (15.83%) Unix
18 91 (15.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 86 (14.96%) WebLogic
20 80 (13.91%) Banking
21 78 (13.57%) IIS
21 78 (13.57%) HTTP
21 78 (13.57%) Middleware
22 77 (13.39%) WebSphere
22 77 (13.39%) SaaS
23 76 (13.22%) TCP/IP
24 75 (13.04%) C#

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
1 138 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 128 (22.26%) Apache
3 108 (18.78%) JBoss
4 86 (14.96%) WebLogic
5 78 (13.57%) IIS
6 77 (13.39%) WebSphere
7 66 (11.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 52 (9.04%) BizTalk Server
9 25 (4.35%) SharePoint
10 13 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.74%) SAS
12 9 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (1.39%) nginx
14 5 (0.87%) CMS
15 4 (0.70%) Drupal
15 4 (0.70%) Jetty
16 3 (0.52%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 56 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.57%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.87%) Siebel Analytics
4 3 (0.52%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 2 (0.35%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.39%) SaaS
2 75 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.17%) Office 365
4 23 (4.00%) PaaS
5 14 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.52%) IaaS
7 2 (0.35%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 78 (13.57%) HTTP
2 76 (13.22%) TCP/IP
3 66 (11.48%) Firewall
4 43 (7.48%) LDAP
5 38 (6.61%) SAN
6 37 (6.43%) NAS
7 36 (6.26%) DNS
8 35 (6.09%) VPN
9 21 (3.65%) SSL
10 16 (2.78%) Internet
11 13 (2.26%) LAN
12 10 (1.74%) WAN
13 5 (0.87%) Network Security
13 5 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.70%) DHCP
14 4 (0.70%) FTP
14 4 (0.70%) SMPP
14 4 (0.70%) SMTP
14 4 (0.70%) Wireshark
15 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (47.65%) SQL Server
2 105 (18.26%) MySQL
3 63 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 48 (8.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 43 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (7.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (2.96%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.26%) MS Access
11 10 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.87%) MarkLogic
14 5 (0.87%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.70%) Big Data
15 4 (0.70%) InfluxDB
16 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (2.96%) JMeter
2 10 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.74%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.57%) Subversion
4 6 (1.04%) JIRA
4 6 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.70%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.35%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.17%) Selenium
8 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 189 (32.87%) Finance
2 80 (13.91%) Banking
3 25 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 19 (3.30%) Legal
6 14 (2.43%) Retail
7 13 (2.26%) Publishing
8 12 (2.09%) Back Office
9 8 (1.39%) Law
10 7 (1.22%) Marketing
11 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.70%) Billing
12 4 (0.70%) Front Office
12 4 (0.70%) Games
12 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.52%) German Language
14 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.57%) .NET
2 78 (13.57%) Middleware
3 72 (12.52%) Web Services
4 53 (9.22%) XML
5 49 (8.52%) LAMP
6 39 (6.78%) HTML
7 33 (5.74%) ASP.NET
8 25 (4.35%) jQuery
9 22 (3.83%) J2EE
10 20 (3.48%) AngularJS
11 14 (2.43%) .NET Framework
11 14 (2.43%) Apache Camel
12 12 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (2.09%) CSS
13 10 (1.74%) COM+
14 9 (1.57%) COM
15 8 (1.39%) Classic ASP
16 6 (1.04%) ZeroMQ
17 5 (0.87%) HTML5
17 5 (0.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
2 61 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.43%) iPad
5 13 (2.26%) CMDB
6 12 (2.09%) Clustering
7 11 (1.91%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (1.74%) Fintech
9 9 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.57%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.39%) Xbox
11 6 (1.04%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.87%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.87%) Equities
12 5 (0.87%) NHS
13 4 (0.70%) AS400
13 4 (0.70%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.35%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 333 (57.91%) Windows
2 254 (44.17%) Linux
3 127 (22.09%) Windows Server
4 91 (15.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 91 (15.83%) Unix
5 60 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (7.65%) CentOS
7 42 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (3.65%) Windows 7
9 19 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (2.43%) Apple iOS
11 13 (2.26%) Android
12 9 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (1.57%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.87%) Debian
13 5 (0.87%) Solaris
14 4 (0.70%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.17%) Fedora
16 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (18.26%) ITIL
2 40 (6.96%) Root Cause Analysis
3 39 (6.78%) CRM
3 39 (6.78%) Incident Management
4 38 (6.61%) Analytics
5 37 (6.43%) Web Operations
6 31 (5.39%) Change Management
7 26 (4.52%) Configuration Management
8 25 (4.35%) Release Management
9 22 (3.83%) DevOps
10 21 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (3.30%) MVC
12 17 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (2.78%) Software Deployment
14 14 (2.43%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.43%) Service Management
15 13 (2.26%) E-Commerce
15 13 (2.26%) Investment Management
15 13 (2.26%) Portfolio Management
15 13 (2.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 342 (59.48%) SQL
2 145 (25.22%) Java
3 93 (16.17%) PowerShell
4 92 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 75 (13.04%) C#
6 70 (12.17%) Perl
7 63 (10.96%) Bash Shell
8 54 (9.39%) Python
9 41 (7.13%) C
10 37 (6.43%) Shell Script
11 28 (4.87%) PHP
11 28 (4.87%) VBScript
12 21 (3.65%) Ruby
12 21 (3.65%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.96%) VBA
14 15 (2.61%) C++
14 15 (2.61%) VB
15 14 (2.43%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (11.48%) Degree
2 35 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.61%) MCSA
4 14 (2.43%) MCT
5 13 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (2.09%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.91%) MCP
8 10 (1.74%) MCAD
8 10 (1.74%) MCSD
9 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.04%) MCTS
11 5 (0.87%) CISSP
11 5 (0.87%) GCIH
12 4 (0.70%) CEH
12 4 (0.70%) CISA
12 4 (0.70%) MCSE
13 3 (0.52%) HNC
14 2 (0.35%) RHCE
15 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.09%) SLA
2 10 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.70%) QA
5 1 (0.17%) DICOM
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 92 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 64 (11.13%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.87%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.70%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.52%) XenApp
8 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.35%) Varnish
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.35%) vSphere
10 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 50 (8.70%) Puppet
2 44 (7.65%) OpenAM
3 20 (3.48%) SCCM
4 16 (2.78%) WSUS
5 7 (1.22%) Nagios
5 7 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.70%) Ansible
6 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.70%) Nessus
6 4 (0.70%) SCOM
7 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.35%) Sysprep
7 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 144 (25.04%) Oracle
2 117 (20.35%) Microsoft
3 94 (16.35%) Red Hat
4 43 (7.48%) VMware
5 38 (6.61%) Sun
6 35 (6.09%) Citrix
7 29 (5.04%) Cisco
8 19 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.09%) LogRhythm
10 10 (1.74%) Alterian
11 9 (1.57%) Dell
11 9 (1.57%) Intel Security
12 7 (1.22%) Siebel
13 6 (1.04%) IBM
13 6 (1.04%) New Relic
13 6 (1.04%) Remedy
14 5 (0.87%) Charles River
14 5 (0.87%) iManage
14 5 (0.87%) Interwoven
14 5 (0.87%) Sybase
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