The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Applications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Applications Engineer
Rank 894 926 950
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 16 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.035% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 33
Median salary £50,000 £44,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.73% -14.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £78,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -0.55%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Senior Applications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

Senior Applications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK.

Senior Applications Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Applications Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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 +36 16 £50,000 +11.73%
London +25 9 £60,000 -5.51%
Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Leeds - 4 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
City of London +43 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Cambridge +15 2 £55,000 +57.14%
East of England +15 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £55,000 +57.14%
South East +33 1 £50,000 +11.73%
Farnborough - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Senior Applications 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 Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 17 (44.74%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) Tomcat
4 16 (42.11%) Linux
5 15 (39.47%) DevOps
6 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 14 (36.84%) Apache
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) HTTP
9 11 (28.95%) MySQL
9 11 (28.95%) Oracle
10 9 (23.68%) Degree
10 9 (23.68%) Analytics
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (21.05%) VMware
11 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
11 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
11 8 (21.05%) Finance
11 8 (21.05%) LAMP
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 7 (18.42%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (18.42%) Dell
12 7 (18.42%) .NET
12 7 (18.42%) J2EE
12 7 (18.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (18.42%) Python
12 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 7 (18.42%) JBoss
12 7 (18.42%) Information Security

Senior Applications 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 17 (44.74%) Tomcat
2 14 (36.84%) Apache
3 7 (18.42%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (18.42%) JBoss
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
3 7 (18.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (15.79%) IIS
5 4 (10.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) SoftLayer
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) FTP
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) MySQL
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) MS Access
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.63%) Burp Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) LAMP
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) J2EE
3 5 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) CSS3
6 1 (2.63%) Django
6 1 (2.63%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) Kohana
6 1 (2.63%) Node.js
6 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) iPad
2 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Handset
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.63%) Fedora
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 7 (18.42%) Information Security
3 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
5 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.53%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Application Discovery
7 1 (2.63%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) OWASP
7 1 (2.63%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 7 (18.42%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.79%) Perl
5 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.53%) Korn
7 2 (5.26%) C-shell
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) CSSLP
2 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) OpenAM
2 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 4 (10.53%) HAProxy
3 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.89%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (2.63%) SCOM
5 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 7 (18.42%) Dell
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Veeam
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Siemens
7 1 (2.63%) Sonatype