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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 637 689 710
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 295 287 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 266 228 261
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +46 289 £42,500 +18.05% 53
London +45 119 £47,500 +11.76% 26
South East +43 73 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Berkshire +29 32 £51,250 +14.52%
East of England +46 31 £42,500 +54.54% 4
Reading +32 27 £54,000 +20.67%
South West -19 27 £24,500 -24.61% 5
City of London +62 25 £47,500 +22.58% 6
Surrey +38 24 £28,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +20 21 £47,500 +72.72% 3
North West +26 15 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Gloucestershire +11 15 £24,500 -38.75%
Manchester +14 14 £45,000 +20.00% 6
West Midlands -8 13 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Peterborough - 13 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +25 9 £29,500 +13.46% 3
Cambridge +10 8 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Hampshire +2 8 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Reigate 0 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Leeds +19 7 £31,250 +25.00% 3
West Yorkshire +16 7 £31,250 +22.54% 3
Coventry +11 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Bury St Edmunds - 7 £26,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £26,000 -
West Sussex -2 6 £47,500 -
Weybridge - 6 £23,000 - 1
Crawley - 6 £47,500 -
Gloucester - 6 - -
Bristol +2 5 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Southampton -1 4 £27,500 -12.69% 3

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 338 (57.00%) SQL
2 293 (49.41%) Windows
3 226 (38.11%) SQL Server
4 197 (33.22%) Linux
5 172 (29.01%) Finance
6 145 (24.45%) Oracle
7 139 (23.44%) Java
8 125 (21.08%) .NET
9 124 (20.91%) Tomcat
10 118 (19.90%) Degree
11 112 (18.89%) Microsoft
12 111 (18.72%) Unix
12 111 (18.72%) Windows Server
13 101 (17.03%) ITIL
14 100 (16.86%) IIS
15 97 (16.36%) Apache
16 94 (15.85%) MS Excel
16 94 (15.85%) PowerShell
17 93 (15.68%) MySQL
18 87 (14.67%) Perl
19 84 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
20 79 (13.32%) JavaScript
21 78 (13.15%) C#
21 78 (13.15%) JBoss
22 75 (12.65%) SLA
23 74 (12.48%) VMware
24 72 (12.14%) Active Directory
25 63 (10.62%) HTTP
26 62 (10.46%) Puppet
27 57 (9.61%) Web Services

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
1 124 (20.91%) Tomcat
2 100 (16.86%) IIS
3 97 (16.36%) Apache
4 78 (13.15%) JBoss
5 44 (7.42%) WebSphere
6 43 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
7 37 (6.24%) WebLogic
8 35 (5.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 22 (3.71%) SharePoint
10 13 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.19%) CMS
11 12 (2.02%) GlassFish
12 9 (1.52%) Jetty
13 8 (1.35%) MS Exchange
13 8 (1.35%) OpenStack
14 7 (1.18%) nginx
15 6 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.67%) Alfresco
Applications
1 94 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.90%) MS Office
3 16 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
5 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) CATIA
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) MetaTrader
2 6 (1.01%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 5 (0.84%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.67%) Magento
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.34%) Exstream
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.34%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.34%) Summit
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Line 500
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (8.26%) SaaS
3 10 (1.69%) Office 365
4 8 (1.35%) IaaS
5 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.84%) PaaS
7 4 (0.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (10.62%) HTTP
2 53 (8.94%) TCP/IP
3 49 (8.26%) DNS
4 48 (8.09%) LDAP
5 45 (7.59%) Firewall
6 32 (5.40%) NAS
6 32 (5.40%) SAN
7 31 (5.23%) VPN
8 21 (3.54%) Internet
9 15 (2.53%) SSL
10 14 (2.36%) FTP
11 13 (2.19%) DHCP
12 9 (1.52%) Kerberos
12 9 (1.52%) Wireshark
13 8 (1.35%) SMTP
13 8 (1.35%) WAN
14 7 (1.18%) LAN
15 4 (0.67%) Multicast
15 4 (0.67%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.68%) MySQL
3 50 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 38 (6.41%) RDBMS
5 24 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.85%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.67%) MS Access
13 3 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.51%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.67%) ProC
2 4 (0.67%) Subversion
2 4 (0.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.51%) Firebug
3 3 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.34%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.17%) Hudson
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 172 (29.01%) Finance
2 50 (8.43%) Banking
3 27 (4.55%) Law
3 27 (4.55%) Legal
4 22 (3.71%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.87%) Retail
6 14 (2.36%) Front Office
7 9 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.52%) Marketing
7 9 (1.52%) Publishing
8 8 (1.35%) French Language
9 6 (1.01%) Electronics
10 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.84%) Games
10 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.67%) Advertising
11 4 (0.67%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (21.08%) .NET
2 57 (9.61%) HTML
2 57 (9.61%) Web Services
3 56 (9.44%) LAMP
4 53 (8.94%) XML
5 41 (6.91%) ASP.NET
6 37 (6.24%) CSS
7 21 (3.54%) Middleware
8 19 (3.20%) FIX Protocol
9 14 (2.36%) XSLT
10 9 (1.52%) Ajax
10 9 (1.52%) ELK Stack
10 9 (1.52%) J2EE
11 8 (1.35%) jQuery
12 6 (1.01%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (1.01%) ServiceStack
13 5 (0.84%) EDI
13 5 (0.84%) Node.js
13 5 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.60%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (3.88%) Hedge funds
5 21 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.87%) Blackberry
8 16 (2.70%) Fintech
9 11 (1.85%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.85%) Clustering
10 10 (1.69%) iPhone
11 9 (1.52%) NHS
12 7 (1.18%) Equities
12 7 (1.18%) iPad
13 6 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.01%) Physics
13 6 (1.01%) Statistics
14 5 (0.84%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 293 (49.41%) Windows
2 197 (33.22%) Linux
3 111 (18.72%) Unix
3 111 (18.72%) Windows Server
4 44 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.54%) Windows 7
8 20 (3.37%) Android
9 13 (2.19%) AIX
10 12 (2.02%) Apple iOS
10 12 (2.02%) Solaris
11 11 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.35%) CentOS
13 7 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.51%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.34%) VMS
15 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (17.03%) ITIL
2 49 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 37 (6.24%) DevOps
4 35 (5.90%) Problem Management
5 34 (5.73%) CRM
6 33 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 30 (5.06%) Web Operations
8 27 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 25 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (3.71%) Incident Management
11 20 (3.37%) Configuration Management
11 20 (3.37%) High Availability
11 20 (3.37%) Service Management
12 19 (3.20%) Change Management
13 17 (2.87%) E-Commerce
13 17 (2.87%) Workflow
14 16 (2.70%) Multithreading
15 15 (2.53%) Document Management
15 15 (2.53%) Software Deployment
15 15 (2.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 338 (57.00%) SQL
2 139 (23.44%) Java
3 94 (15.85%) PowerShell
4 87 (14.67%) Perl
5 79 (13.32%) JavaScript
6 78 (13.15%) C#
7 54 (9.11%) Python
8 41 (6.91%) Bash Shell
9 33 (5.56%) C++
9 33 (5.56%) PHP
10 21 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.70%) PL/SQL
11 16 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 15 (2.53%) VBScript
13 13 (2.19%) C
14 10 (1.69%) VBA
14 10 (1.69%) VC++
15 9 (1.52%) VB
15 9 (1.52%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.35%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 118 (19.90%) Degree
2 33 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.54%) MCSA
4 19 (3.20%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.19%) MCSE
5 13 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (2.02%) MCT
7 6 (1.01%) MCP
8 4 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.34%) MCTS
10 1 (0.17%) CCDP
10 1 (0.17%) CCNA
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.17%) HNC
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.17%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.17%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (12.65%) SLA
2 11 (1.85%) QA
3 8 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) DICOM
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 72 (12.14%) Active Directory
2 43 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.90%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (4.89%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.70%) Terminal Server
6 10 (1.69%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.52%) Xen
7 9 (1.52%) XenApp
8 7 (1.18%) Squid
9 6 (1.01%) vSphere
9 6 (1.01%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.67%) qmail
11 4 (0.67%) XenServer
12 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.34%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.17%) Postfix
14 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (10.46%) Puppet
2 30 (5.06%) OpenAM
3 21 (3.54%) SCCM
4 20 (3.37%) Nagios
5 9 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.18%) logstash
6 7 (1.18%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.01%) SCOM
8 4 (0.67%) Cacti
8 4 (0.67%) collectd
8 4 (0.67%) Ganglia
8 4 (0.67%) Graphite
8 4 (0.67%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.51%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.51%) WMI
9 3 (0.51%) WSUS
10 2 (0.34%) Control-M
10 2 (0.34%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 145 (24.45%) Oracle
2 112 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 74 (12.48%) VMware
4 48 (8.09%) Citrix
5 46 (7.76%) Red Hat
6 34 (5.73%) Sun
7 17 (2.87%) iManage
8 14 (2.36%) Splunk
9 12 (2.02%) HP
9 12 (2.02%) Interwoven
10 8 (1.35%) Cisco
10 8 (1.35%) Progress
11 6 (1.01%) Dell
12 5 (0.84%) Symantec
12 5 (0.84%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.67%) EMC
13 4 (0.67%) Retek
13 4 (0.67%) Sage
13 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.51%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £28-33,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £43000 per annum + bonus + 26 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Source Technology
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
CDL
Salary: From £27,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum BUPA Denplan Pension Income Protection Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Benefits (Dependant on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago