The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £41,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 215 238 220
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 27 27 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.38% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 42
Median salary £41,750 £36,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.22% -13.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £20,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.40% +13.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Applications Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the East of England

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the East of England

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the East of England

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +22 21 £40,500 +11.72% 4
Essex +18 3 £31,750 -25.29%
Hertfordshire +13 3 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Linux
3 24 (36.92%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.08%) Java
5 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
6 14 (21.54%) ITIL
6 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (20.00%) Oracle
7 13 (20.00%) C++
8 12 (18.46%) Incident Management
9 11 (16.92%) Degree
10 10 (15.38%) Release Management
10 10 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (15.38%) C
10 10 (15.38%) Unix
10 10 (15.38%) Finance
11 9 (13.85%) Change Management
11 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
11 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
11 9 (13.85%) jQuery
12 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
12 8 (12.31%) Apache
12 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
13 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
13 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
13 7 (10.77%) Middleware
13 7 (10.77%) Python

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.31%) Apache
3 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.15%) IIS
6 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.54%) nginx
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) IaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Wireless
2 3 (4.62%) Skype
3 2 (3.08%) 802.11
3 2 (3.08%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.08%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.54%) DHCP
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) LDAP
4 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) Ant
3 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.08%) LabVIEW
3 2 (3.08%) Selenium
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Moq
4 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Redmine
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Electronics
3 4 (6.15%) French Language
3 4 (6.15%) German Language
3 4 (6.15%) Italian Language
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) jQuery
2 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 7 (10.77%) Apache Camel
3 7 (10.77%) Middleware
4 6 (9.23%) HTML
5 5 (7.69%) CSS
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.62%) Web Services
7 2 (3.08%) 802.1X
7 2 (3.08%) CSS3
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) J2EE
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.54%) Node.js
8 1 (1.54%) REST
8 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.54%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) CMDB
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.62%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.54%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.54%) Streaming Music
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (15.38%) Unix
6 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.77%) CentOS
8 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.62%) Android
9 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) Incident Management
3 10 (15.38%) Release Management
3 10 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (13.85%) Change Management
4 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.15%) Business Development
8 4 (6.15%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (6.15%) Presales
9 3 (4.62%) Analytics
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.62%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (4.62%) Product Management
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
10 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Project Management
10 2 (3.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.08%) Java
4 13 (20.00%) C++
5 10 (15.38%) C
6 7 (10.77%) C#
6 7 (10.77%) Python
6 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.15%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.62%) Assembly Language
9 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.62%) Perl
10 2 (3.08%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.54%) F#
11 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.54%) PHP
11 1 (1.54%) Ruby
11 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) LPIC
4 1 (1.54%) BICSI Certification
4 1 (1.54%) HNC
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) RHCE
4 1 (1.54%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Docker
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) KVM
4 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) Sybase
5 1 (1.54%) Motorola
5 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) Sun
5 1 (1.54%) Twitter
5 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
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