The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Engineer
Rank 208 189 190
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.092% 0.24% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.25% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £38,750 £22,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -33.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -1.63%
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
5203 5169 4550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.72% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4390 3890
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +4 4 £40,000 +56.86% 1
Birmingham -7 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
5 7 (63.64%) MS Office
6 6 (54.55%) ERP
6 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
6 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) C#
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
8 3 (27.27%) XML
8 3 (27.27%) Ajax
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (18.18%) XAML
9 2 (18.18%) Windows
9 2 (18.18%) SLA
9 2 (18.18%) ITIL
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 1 (9.09%) Oracle
10 1 (9.09%) CRM

Applications Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) assyst
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ERP
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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