Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Support Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 225 295
Rank change year-on-year -8 +70 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 22 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.35% 0.83% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.86% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 77 45
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.37% +14.12% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £45,875
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year - -4.46% +12.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5980 8326 10623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 95.64% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4793 6524 8430
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in Berkshire

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in Berkshire

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in Berkshire

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 13 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Maidenhead +8 5 £43,750 +9.38%
Slough +9 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Bracknell +3 1 £25,000 -23.08% 1
Newbury - 1 £25,000 -
Applications Support Engineer
South East

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) Apache
5 7 (31.82%) Banking
5 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) Product Management
8 4 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall
8 4 (18.18%) QA
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) C
9 3 (13.64%) C++
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.64%) CRM
9 3 (13.64%) SLA
9 3 (13.64%) PMP

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 7 (31.82%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Debian
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Product Management
3 4 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
1 3 (13.64%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat