The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 236 219 200
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Median salary £29,500 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% +16.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £30,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -5.51%
Applications Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5925 5188 4773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.28% 96.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4696 4403 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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
Coventry +5 4 £27,500 -
Warwickshire -8 3 £37,500 +29.31%
Birmingham -12 2 £29,500 -15.71%
Shropshire - 2 - -
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) IIS
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) Information Security
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
9 2 (10.53%) Veeam
9 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.53%) Documentum
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) WordPress
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (10.53%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) EDI
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Information Security
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.53%) ETL
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Veeam