The median annual salary for a Applications Engineer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 561 550 620
Rank change year-on-year -11 +70  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 289 424 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 249 373 255
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £36,625 £32,750
% change year-on-year +7.84% +11.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in England

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in England

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in England

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +18 131 £47,500 -7.31% 31
South East +25 56 £37,500 +15.38% 10
East of England +20 28 £43,000 +14.66% 6
North West -12 23 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Midlands +45 20 £35,250 -6.00% 2
South West +14 16 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Yorkshire +22 6 £42,750 +6.87% 2
East Midlands -17 6 £57,500 +55.40% 1
North East +8 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Applications Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 284 (46.56%) SQL
2 241 (39.51%) Windows
3 188 (30.82%) Linux
4 168 (27.54%) Java
5 152 (24.92%) Finance
6 151 (24.75%) SQL Server
7 130 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
8 110 (18.03%) Windows Server
9 108 (17.70%) Python
10 106 (17.38%) Microsoft
11 105 (17.21%) ITIL
11 105 (17.21%) .NET
12 99 (16.23%) Degree
13 93 (15.25%) Oracle
14 86 (14.10%) PowerShell
15 80 (13.11%) Unix
16 79 (12.95%) C#
17 76 (12.46%) Active Directory
18 74 (12.13%) MySQL
19 73 (11.97%) IIS
20 70 (11.48%) JavaScript
20 70 (11.48%) Software Engineering
21 69 (11.31%) Tomcat
22 57 (9.34%) DevOps
23 54 (8.85%) Apache
24 53 (8.69%) JBoss
24 53 (8.69%) WebLogic
24 53 (8.69%) Banking
24 53 (8.69%) Puppet
25 49 (8.03%) WebSphere

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 73 (11.97%) IIS
2 69 (11.31%) Tomcat
3 54 (8.85%) Apache
4 53 (8.69%) JBoss
4 53 (8.69%) WebLogic
5 49 (8.03%) WebSphere
6 28 (4.59%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 14 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (2.30%) Skype for Business
9 11 (1.80%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.48%) SAS
12 7 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.82%) Confluence
14 5 (0.82%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.82%) WildFly
15 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 42 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.44%) MS Office
3 11 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.16%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.49%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.33%) Siebel Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Eze OMS
4 1 (0.16%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.16%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.93%) SaaS
4 12 (1.97%) Office 365
5 6 (0.98%) PaaS
6 5 (0.82%) Google Play
6 5 (0.82%) IaaS
7 4 (0.66%) GitHub
7 4 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.33%) Akamai
8 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.16%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.41%) Skype
1 33 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 32 (5.25%) Firewall
3 24 (3.93%) HTTP
4 23 (3.77%) DNS
5 21 (3.44%) SSL
6 11 (1.80%) LDAP
6 11 (1.80%) VPN
7 10 (1.64%) Network Security
8 9 (1.48%) Internet
9 8 (1.31%) Wireless
10 7 (1.15%) Intranet
11 6 (0.98%) LAN
11 6 (0.98%) NAS
11 6 (0.98%) SAN
11 6 (0.98%) WAN
11 6 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.82%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.82%) VoIP
13 3 (0.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 74 (12.13%) MySQL
3 23 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.95%) RDBMS
5 15 (2.46%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.31%) Big Data
8 8 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.98%) DB2
9 6 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.66%) MS Access
12 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.49%) MarkLogic
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.59%) Git (software)
1 28 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (4.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 24 (3.93%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (3.61%) Hudson
5 21 (3.44%) MSBuild
5 21 (3.44%) TeamCity
6 19 (3.11%) Subversion
7 10 (1.64%) Selenium
8 9 (1.48%) Burp Suite
8 9 (1.48%) JMeter
9 7 (1.15%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.15%) Gradle
9 7 (1.15%) Maven
10 5 (0.82%) JIRA
10 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.66%) Ant
11 4 (0.66%) AppScan
11 4 (0.66%) JUnit
General
1 152 (24.92%) Finance
2 53 (8.69%) Banking
3 22 (3.61%) Back Office
3 22 (3.61%) Retail
4 21 (3.44%) Marketing
5 16 (2.62%) Publishing
6 15 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.64%) Electronics
9 9 (1.48%) Legal
10 8 (1.31%) Advertising
10 8 (1.31%) Games
11 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.98%) French Language
13 5 (0.82%) German Language
14 4 (0.66%) Front Office
14 4 (0.66%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.33%) Automotive
16 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (17.21%) .NET
2 40 (6.56%) J2EE
2 40 (6.56%) Web Services
2 40 (6.56%) XML
3 39 (6.39%) HTML
4 38 (6.23%) Middleware
5 30 (4.92%) CSS
5 30 (4.92%) Django
6 26 (4.26%) jQuery
7 20 (3.28%) ASP.NET
7 20 (3.28%) MSMQ
7 20 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (2.79%) AngularJS
9 15 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (1.97%) LAMP
11 10 (1.64%) REST
12 9 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (1.48%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.48%) HTML5
12 9 (1.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.54%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.72%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.93%) Algorithms
6 22 (3.61%) Data Structures
7 21 (3.44%) mHealth
8 16 (2.62%) Fintech
9 14 (2.30%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.97%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.80%) User Experience
12 9 (1.48%) Clustering
13 7 (1.15%) AS400
13 7 (1.15%) CMDB
13 7 (1.15%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.15%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.15%) PKI
14 6 (0.98%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 241 (39.51%) Windows
2 188 (30.82%) Linux
3 110 (18.03%) Windows Server
4 80 (13.11%) Unix
5 47 (7.70%) Android
5 47 (7.70%) Apple iOS
6 30 (4.92%) CentOS
7 29 (4.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.46%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.15%) Debian
11 6 (0.98%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.98%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.66%) Solaris
13 4 (0.66%) SUSE
14 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.16%) Tizen
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (17.21%) ITIL
3 70 (11.48%) Software Engineering
4 57 (9.34%) DevOps
5 49 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (7.87%) Configuration Management
7 38 (6.23%) Android Development
7 38 (6.23%) Release Management
8 37 (6.07%) Scrum
9 36 (5.90%) TDD
10 30 (4.92%) Change Management
11 28 (4.59%) Incident Management
12 27 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 25 (4.10%) Data Protection
13 25 (4.10%) MVC
14 23 (3.77%) iOS Development
15 22 (3.61%) Analytics
15 22 (3.61%) E-Commerce
15 22 (3.61%) Problem Management
16 20 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 284 (46.56%) SQL
2 168 (27.54%) Java
3 108 (17.70%) Python
4 86 (14.10%) PowerShell
5 79 (12.95%) C#
6 70 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 48 (7.87%) Shell Script
8 42 (6.89%) Bash Shell
9 40 (6.56%) C++
10 38 (6.23%) Perl
11 32 (5.25%) C
12 29 (4.75%) Objective-C
12 29 (4.75%) PHP
13 25 (4.10%) Ruby
14 24 (3.93%) Apple Swift
15 14 (2.30%) T-SQL
15 14 (2.30%) VBScript
16 10 (1.64%) VB
17 9 (1.48%) Go
18 7 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (16.23%) Degree
2 25 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.11%) CISSP
5 15 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.48%) MCSE
7 8 (1.31%) CEH
8 6 (0.98%) MCP
8 6 (0.98%) MCSA
8 6 (0.98%) SANS
9 5 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.82%) MCITP
9 5 (0.82%) MCTS
10 4 (0.66%) CCDP
10 4 (0.66%) CCNA
10 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.66%) CISM
10 4 (0.66%) GCIA
10 4 (0.66%) MCAD
10 4 (0.66%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.74%) SLA
2 22 (3.61%) QA
3 6 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) SDET
6 1 (0.16%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 76 (12.46%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.93%) Hyper-V
3 23 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.66%) Docker
7 4 (0.66%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.66%) XenApp
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.33%) Squid
8 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.33%) Varnish
8 2 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.33%) vSphere
9 1 (0.16%) KVM
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 53 (8.69%) Puppet
2 33 (5.41%) Ansible
3 31 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (4.75%) Nagios
5 15 (2.46%) SCCM
6 9 (1.48%) WSUS
7 6 (0.98%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.98%) Mesos
7 6 (0.98%) OpenAM
7 6 (0.98%) SCOM
8 5 (0.82%) Graphite
8 5 (0.82%) Kibana
8 5 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.66%) logstash
9 4 (0.66%) Nessus
9 4 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.49%) Grafana
10 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 106 (17.38%) Microsoft
2 93 (15.25%) Oracle
3 36 (5.90%) Red Hat
4 34 (5.57%) VMware
5 20 (3.28%) Cisco
6 14 (2.30%) IBM
6 14 (2.30%) Sybase
7 13 (2.13%) Google
8 9 (1.48%) Citrix
8 9 (1.48%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.48%) Sun
9 8 (1.31%) Apple
10 7 (1.15%) EMC
10 7 (1.15%) New Relic
11 6 (0.98%) Adobe
11 6 (0.98%) Charles River
11 6 (0.98%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.82%) Bloomberg
12 5 (0.82%) NetApp
12 5 (0.82%) Reuters
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago