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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 652 686 725
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 287 265 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 253 214 255
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +66 279 £40,000 +12.67% 36
London +47 116 £47,500 +18.75% 16
South East +42 69 £37,500 +11.11% 9
East of England +41 30 £41,250 +50.00% 4
City of London +58 29 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Surrey +8 26 £28,000 +1.81% 3
Berkshire +21 25 £54,000 +35.00% 3
South West -25 25 £25,750 -20.76% 2
Reading +28 22 £55,750 +39.37% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 19 £45,000 +78.21% 1
Gloucestershire +8 14 £24,500 -38.75%
Hampshire +9 12 £27,500 -12.69%
West Midlands -5 12 £28,500 -1.72%
Peterborough - 11 £50,000 - 1
North West +18 10 £45,000 +31.38% 3
Yorkshire +13 10 £29,000 +11.53% 2
Manchester +8 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bristol -11 9 £31,500 +46.51% 1
Leeds +19 8 £30,000 +15.38% 2
West Yorkshire +14 8 £30,000 +15.38% 2
Cambridge +6 8 £28,500 +23.91%
East Midlands - 8 £28,750 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Weybridge - 6 £23,000 - 3
Gloucester - 6 - -
Luton - 6 £42,500 -
Coventry - 5 £27,500 -
Bromley +2 4 £19,000 -
Southampton -1 4 £27,500 -27.63%
Woking -6 4 £28,000 -

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 339 (56.22%) SQL
2 285 (47.26%) Windows
3 212 (35.16%) SQL Server
4 186 (30.85%) Linux
5 156 (25.87%) Finance
6 149 (24.71%) Java
7 139 (23.05%) .NET
8 137 (22.72%) Oracle
9 123 (20.40%) Degree
10 120 (19.90%) Microsoft
11 119 (19.73%) IIS
12 111 (18.41%) Unix
12 111 (18.41%) Windows Server
13 103 (17.08%) Tomcat
14 102 (16.92%) MS Excel
15 95 (15.75%) SLA
16 92 (15.26%) ITIL
17 88 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
18 86 (14.26%) C#
19 83 (13.76%) Perl
19 83 (13.76%) VMware
20 82 (13.60%) MySQL
21 80 (13.27%) JavaScript
22 79 (13.10%) Apache
23 75 (12.44%) PowerShell
24 67 (11.11%) Active Directory
25 63 (10.45%) JBoss
26 60 (9.95%) XML
27 57 (9.45%) ASP.NET
27 57 (9.45%) Citrix

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
1 119 (19.73%) IIS
2 103 (17.08%) Tomcat
3 79 (13.10%) Apache
4 63 (10.45%) JBoss
5 33 (5.47%) WebSphere
6 31 (5.14%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (4.31%) SharePoint
7 26 (4.31%) WebLogic
8 18 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 13 (2.16%) GlassFish
10 12 (1.99%) CMS
11 10 (1.66%) Jetty
12 9 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.49%) MS Exchange
13 7 (1.16%) OpenStack
14 6 (1.00%) Node.js
15 5 (0.83%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.66%) Drupal
16 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 102 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.14%) MS Office
3 13 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) CATIA
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.66%) Magento
2 4 (0.66%) MetaTrader
2 4 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.33%) Eikon
4 2 (0.33%) Exstream
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.33%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.33%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 2 (0.33%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.17%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Line 500
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.79%) SaaS
2 33 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.16%) IaaS
3 7 (1.16%) Office 365
4 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.50%) SoftLayer
6 2 (0.33%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.97%) HTTP
1 42 (6.97%) TCP/IP
2 39 (6.47%) DNS
3 37 (6.14%) LDAP
4 30 (4.98%) Firewall
5 23 (3.81%) VPN
6 20 (3.32%) NAS
7 19 (3.15%) Internet
8 18 (2.99%) SAN
9 15 (2.49%) FTP
10 14 (2.32%) SSL
11 12 (1.99%) DHCP
12 10 (1.66%) Kerberos
13 9 (1.49%) Wireshark
14 7 (1.16%) SMTP
15 6 (1.00%) WAN
16 5 (0.83%) LAN
16 5 (0.83%) Multicast
16 5 (0.83%) Unicast
17 4 (0.66%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 82 (13.60%) MySQL
3 41 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 28 (4.64%) RDBMS
5 26 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.66%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.16%) DB2
11 7 (1.16%) MS Access
11 7 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.99%) ProC
2 5 (0.83%) Subversion
3 4 (0.66%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.66%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.50%) Firebug
4 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.17%) Hudson
6 1 (0.17%) Toad
6 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 156 (25.87%) Finance
2 31 (5.14%) Banking
3 25 (4.15%) Law
4 21 (3.48%) Retail
5 19 (3.15%) Legal
6 16 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.32%) Front Office
8 10 (1.66%) Electronics
8 10 (1.66%) French Language
8 10 (1.66%) Marketing
9 8 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.16%) Publishing
11 4 (0.66%) Advertising
11 4 (0.66%) Back Office
11 4 (0.66%) Local Government
11 4 (0.66%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.50%) Games
12 3 (0.50%) German Language
13 2 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (23.05%) .NET
2 60 (9.95%) XML
3 57 (9.45%) ASP.NET
4 55 (9.12%) HTML
5 50 (8.29%) LAMP
6 48 (7.96%) Web Services
7 41 (6.80%) CSS
8 17 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
9 15 (2.49%) XSLT
10 11 (1.82%) Ajax
10 11 (1.82%) ELK Stack
11 10 (1.66%) jQuery
12 8 (1.33%) EDI
12 8 (1.33%) SOAP
13 7 (1.16%) Middleware
13 7 (1.16%) ServiceStack
13 7 (1.16%) WCF
14 6 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (1.00%) RESTful
14 6 (1.00%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 88 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (9.12%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (3.98%) Blackberry
5 23 (3.81%) Hedge funds
6 22 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.65%) Clustering
8 16 (2.65%) iPhone
9 14 (2.32%) Fintech
10 10 (1.66%) Equities
10 10 (1.66%) NHS
11 7 (1.16%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.16%) Statistics
12 6 (1.00%) LIMS
12 6 (1.00%) Physics
12 6 (1.00%) Social Media
13 5 (0.83%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.83%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 285 (47.26%) Windows
2 186 (30.85%) Linux
3 111 (18.41%) Unix
3 111 (18.41%) Windows Server
4 36 (5.97%) Android
5 28 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.48%) Windows 7
6 21 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.15%) Apple iOS
8 17 (2.82%) Solaris
8 17 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.49%) Windows Mobile
10 11 (1.82%) AIX
10 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.83%) CentOS
12 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.50%) Fedora
13 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.33%) Debian
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (15.26%) ITIL
2 43 (7.13%) CRM
2 43 (7.13%) Problem Management
2 43 (7.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 38 (6.30%) Service Delivery
4 35 (5.80%) Software Engineering
5 34 (5.64%) DevOps
6 28 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (3.48%) Change Management
7 21 (3.48%) High Availability
7 21 (3.48%) Service Management
8 20 (3.32%) Multithreading
8 20 (3.32%) Software Testing
9 18 (2.99%) Incident Management
9 18 (2.99%) Web Operations
10 17 (2.82%) Time Management
11 16 (2.65%) Configuration Management
12 15 (2.49%) Document Management
13 14 (2.32%) Data Protection
13 14 (2.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 339 (56.22%) SQL
2 149 (24.71%) Java
3 86 (14.26%) C#
4 83 (13.76%) Perl
5 80 (13.27%) JavaScript
6 75 (12.44%) PowerShell
7 55 (9.12%) Python
8 43 (7.13%) C++
9 42 (6.97%) PHP
10 33 (5.47%) Bash Shell
11 20 (3.32%) PL/SQL
12 18 (2.99%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.82%) T-SQL
14 12 (1.99%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.99%) VBScript
15 10 (1.66%) Ruby
15 10 (1.66%) VB
15 10 (1.66%) VBA
16 9 (1.49%) VC++
17 8 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 123 (20.40%) Degree
2 33 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (3.81%) MCSA
4 20 (3.32%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.32%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.16%) MCSE
7 12 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.49%) MCT
10 8 (1.33%) MCP
11 3 (0.50%) CCNA
11 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.17%) CCDP
12 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.17%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.17%) MCITP
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (15.75%) SLA
2 17 (2.82%) QA
3 7 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) DICOM
5 2 (0.33%) HL7
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 50 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.48%) Terminal Server
5 18 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (1.82%) VirtualBox
7 10 (1.66%) Xen
8 8 (1.33%) XenApp
9 7 (1.16%) Squid
10 5 (0.83%) vSphere
11 4 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.66%) qmail
11 4 (0.66%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.66%) XenServer
12 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.33%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.17%) Postfix
14 1 (0.17%) SpamAssassin
14 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (9.12%) Puppet
2 24 (3.98%) Nagios
3 19 (3.15%) OpenAM
4 17 (2.82%) SCCM
5 7 (1.16%) logstash
5 7 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.16%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.83%) SCOM
7 4 (0.66%) Cacti
7 4 (0.66%) collectd
7 4 (0.66%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.66%) Graphite
8 3 (0.50%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.50%) Hyperic
8 3 (0.50%) WMI
9 2 (0.33%) Control-M
9 2 (0.33%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.33%) WSUS
10 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 137 (22.72%) Oracle
2 120 (19.90%) Microsoft
3 83 (13.76%) VMware
4 57 (9.45%) Citrix
5 32 (5.31%) Red Hat
6 21 (3.48%) Sun
7 16 (2.65%) iManage
7 16 (2.65%) Splunk
8 13 (2.16%) HP
9 11 (1.82%) Cisco
10 9 (1.49%) Interwoven
11 8 (1.33%) Progress
11 8 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.00%) IBM
13 5 (0.83%) Intel
13 5 (0.83%) SAP
14 4 (0.66%) Apple
14 4 (0.66%) Retek
14 4 (0.66%) Siemens
14 4 (0.66%) Sybase
London
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary with excellent package inc On call + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Be
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Music Sales Group
Salary: on-call allowance + package
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago