The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 554 545
Rank change year-on-year +46 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 393 386 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.43% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 339 354 371
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

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 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +32 181 £47,500 -5.00% 28
South East +46 86 £40,000 -15.78% 12
North West -29 30 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Midlands +23 27 £39,500 +30.21% 7
East of England -12 26 £42,500 - 4
South West +4 23 £40,000 +63.26% 5
Yorkshire +4 11 £32,500 - 2
East Midlands +19 10 £35,000 -
Applications Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 310 (46.06%) SQL
2 241 (35.81%) Windows
3 217 (32.24%) Linux
4 206 (30.61%) Java
5 156 (23.18%) ITIL
6 145 (21.55%) SQL Server
7 138 (20.51%) Finance
8 137 (20.36%) Python
9 131 (19.47%) Microsoft
9 131 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
10 121 (17.98%) Degree
11 106 (15.75%) Windows Server
12 102 (15.16%) MySQL
13 99 (14.71%) Software Engineering
14 97 (14.41%) Oracle
15 83 (12.33%) Shell Script
16 82 (12.18%) Active Directory
17 81 (12.04%) C#
17 81 (12.04%) Unix
18 78 (11.59%) .NET
19 73 (10.85%) PowerShell
20 68 (10.10%) Android
21 66 (9.81%) Mobile App
21 66 (9.81%) DevOps
22 65 (9.66%) Apple iOS
23 64 (9.51%) JavaScript
23 64 (9.51%) IIS
24 63 (9.36%) C++
24 63 (9.36%) Computer Science
25 61 (9.06%) TDD

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 64 (9.51%) IIS
2 58 (8.62%) WebLogic
3 56 (8.32%) Tomcat
4 50 (7.43%) Apache
5 45 (6.69%) JBoss
6 41 (6.09%) SharePoint
7 28 (4.16%) CMS
8 27 (4.01%) WebSphere
9 21 (3.12%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (2.82%) MS Exchange
11 16 (2.38%) Confluence
12 13 (1.93%) Skype for Business
13 11 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
15 7 (1.04%) Jetty
16 5 (0.74%) Drupal
16 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (3.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.19%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.45%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Eze OMS
6 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.46%) SaaS
4 11 (1.63%) Office 365
5 4 (0.59%) IaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 3 (0.45%) Yammer
7 2 (0.30%) G Suite
7 2 (0.30%) GitHub
7 2 (0.30%) Google Play
7 2 (0.30%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.15%) iTunes
8 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.05%) Skype
2 31 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 24 (3.57%) DNS
4 22 (3.27%) HTTP
5 19 (2.82%) Firewall
6 16 (2.38%) VPN
7 14 (2.08%) LAN
7 14 (2.08%) WAN
7 14 (2.08%) Wireless
8 11 (1.63%) Internet
8 11 (1.63%) LDAP
9 10 (1.49%) SSL
10 9 (1.34%) IPsec
11 8 (1.19%) SAN
12 7 (1.04%) DHCP
12 7 (1.04%) FTP
12 7 (1.04%) Intranet
12 7 (1.04%) VoIP
13 6 (0.89%) NetScaler
14 5 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 102 (15.16%) MySQL
3 30 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.27%) Big Data
5 19 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (1.93%) DB2
8 13 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.19%) Redis
11 7 (1.04%) JasperReports
11 7 (1.04%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.89%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.74%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (4.31%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.27%) Gradle
2 22 (3.27%) Maven
3 21 (3.12%) JIRA
4 20 (2.97%) Subversion
5 17 (2.53%) Ant
6 16 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 15 (2.23%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.63%) Android Studio
8 11 (1.63%) MSI
8 11 (1.63%) Selenium
8 11 (1.63%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.49%) IntelliJ
9 10 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.34%) Hudson
10 9 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.04%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.74%) Cucumber
General
1 138 (20.51%) Finance
2 44 (6.54%) Banking
3 31 (4.61%) Marketing
4 30 (4.46%) Retail
5 28 (4.16%) Back Office
6 25 (3.71%) Electronics
7 18 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.53%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.08%) Advertising
10 12 (1.78%) Games
10 12 (1.78%) Legal
11 10 (1.49%) Publishing
12 6 (0.89%) Automotive
12 6 (0.89%) Law
13 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.74%) Front Office
14 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (11.59%) .NET
2 53 (7.88%) Django
3 52 (7.73%) HTML
4 50 (7.43%) J2EE
5 44 (6.54%) XML
6 42 (6.24%) Web Services
7 39 (5.79%) CSS
8 24 (3.57%) JSON
9 20 (2.97%) ASP.NET
10 19 (2.82%) Kafka
11 17 (2.53%) Middleware
12 16 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
12 16 (2.38%) Spring
13 13 (1.93%) RESTful
14 12 (1.78%) REST
15 11 (1.63%) RxJava
15 11 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
16 10 (1.49%) HTML5
16 10 (1.49%) LAMP
17 8 (1.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.81%) Mobile App
2 63 (9.36%) Computer Science
3 47 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (4.46%) Algorithms
5 30 (4.46%) Data Centre
6 29 (4.31%) Data Structures
7 28 (4.16%) User Experience
8 25 (3.71%) mHealth
9 17 (2.53%) Fintech
10 16 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.23%) Clustering
12 11 (1.63%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.63%) SWIFT
13 9 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.19%) Hedge funds
15 7 (1.04%) EPoS
16 6 (0.89%) CAN bus
16 6 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 241 (35.81%) Windows
2 217 (32.24%) Linux
3 106 (15.75%) Windows Server
4 81 (12.04%) Unix
5 68 (10.10%) Android
6 65 (9.66%) Apple iOS
7 46 (6.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (6.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (3.27%) Windows 7
10 18 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (2.38%) CentOS
12 14 (2.08%) Windows 10
13 8 (1.19%) Debian
14 7 (1.04%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.89%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.59%) SUSE
17 3 (0.45%) Solaris
18 2 (0.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (23.18%) ITIL
2 131 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 66 (9.81%) DevOps
5 61 (9.06%) TDD
6 59 (8.77%) Android Development
7 55 (8.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 53 (7.88%) Test Automation
9 46 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (6.09%) Problem Management
11 37 (5.50%) Release Management
12 36 (5.35%) E-Commerce
13 35 (5.20%) Service Delivery
14 31 (4.61%) iOS Development
14 31 (4.61%) Service Management
15 29 (4.31%) CRM
16 27 (4.01%) Scrum
17 25 (3.71%) Change Management
17 25 (3.71%) Configuration Management
18 23 (3.42%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 310 (46.06%) SQL
2 206 (30.61%) Java
3 137 (20.36%) Python
4 83 (12.33%) Shell Script
5 81 (12.04%) C#
6 73 (10.85%) PowerShell
7 64 (9.51%) JavaScript
8 63 (9.36%) C++
9 46 (6.84%) Bash Shell
10 42 (6.24%) C
11 38 (5.65%) PHP
12 35 (5.20%) Perl
13 34 (5.05%) Objective-C
14 31 (4.61%) Apple Swift
15 26 (3.86%) Ruby
16 23 (3.42%) T-SQL
17 15 (2.23%) VB
18 14 (2.08%) Groovy
19 13 (1.93%) VBScript
20 8 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (17.98%) Degree
2 54 (8.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 29 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.08%) CISSP
7 12 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.49%) CCNA
8 10 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.19%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.89%) GNVQ
10 6 (0.89%) HND
10 6 (0.89%) MCSE
10 6 (0.89%) RHCE
10 6 (0.89%) RHCSA
11 5 (0.74%) MCITP
11 5 (0.74%) MCSA
12 4 (0.59%) CEH
12 4 (0.59%) GCIA
12 4 (0.59%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.77%) SLA
2 32 (4.75%) QA
3 8 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.30%) HL7
6 2 (0.30%) MiFID
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (12.18%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.49%) XenApp
5 9 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (1.34%) Xen
6 7 (1.04%) Firmware
6 7 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.74%) Docker
7 5 (0.74%) vCloud
7 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 4 (0.59%) vSphere
9 2 (0.30%) KVM
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.30%) Squid
9 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (3.86%) SCCM
2 25 (3.71%) Puppet
3 18 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.23%) Ansible
5 11 (1.63%) Nagios
6 10 (1.49%) SCOM
7 7 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.89%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.74%) Graphite
9 5 (0.74%) Kibana
9 5 (0.74%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.74%) Mesos
9 5 (0.74%) ThinApp
9 5 (0.74%) WSUS
10 4 (0.59%) logstash
11 3 (0.45%) Grafana
12 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.30%) OpenAM
12 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 131 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 97 (14.41%) Oracle
3 35 (5.20%) VMware
4 26 (3.86%) Red Hat
5 23 (3.42%) IBM
6 19 (2.82%) Cisco
7 15 (2.23%) Citrix
8 12 (1.78%) SAP
8 12 (1.78%) Symantec
9 10 (1.49%) HP
9 10 (1.49%) Reuters
9 10 (1.49%) Sybase
10 9 (1.34%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.34%) CQG
10 9 (1.34%) iManage
11 8 (1.19%) Apple
11 8 (1.19%) EMC
11 8 (1.19%) NetApp
12 7 (1.04%) Google
12 7 (1.04%) Sun
Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £67000.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Salary Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 (Depending on skill set of candidate)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Holiday & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Council
Salary: From £23,398 to £27,668 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago