Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 28 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 776 696 800
Rank change year-on-year -80 +104 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 404 607 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 358 550 410
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,625 £57,500
UK median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% -2.04%

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 161292 183214 200397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 131939 155738 166083
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in England

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in England

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in England over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in England

Applications Support 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 Support Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
London -25 182 £47,500 - 14
South East +27 103 £33,750 -10.00% 6
North of England -27 49 £35,750 -15.88% 5
North West -15 39 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Midlands +39 26 £35,000 +18.64% 4
South West -21 25 £40,000 +46.79%
East of England -17 20 £40,000 +6.67% 2
West Midlands +12 16 £36,750 +33.64% 4
East Midlands +18 10 £35,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire -4 9 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North East +14 1 £22,500 -30.77%
Applications Support Engineer
UK

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

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

1 258 (63.86%) SQL
2 166 (41.09%) Windows
3 158 (39.11%) Linux
4 132 (32.67%) SQL Server
5 123 (30.45%) ITIL
6 117 (28.96%) Java
7 108 (26.73%) Finance
8 96 (23.76%) Oracle
9 95 (23.51%) Shell Script
10 82 (20.30%) Microsoft
11 71 (17.57%) Windows Server
12 65 (16.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 63 (15.59%) Unix
14 61 (15.10%) C#
15 57 (14.11%) .NET
16 54 (13.37%) Python
16 54 (13.37%) SLA
17 48 (11.88%) WebLogic
17 48 (11.88%) Banking
18 45 (11.14%) IIS
18 45 (11.14%) Active Directory
18 45 (11.14%) Degree
19 44 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
19 44 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
20 43 (10.64%) Tomcat
21 42 (10.40%) PowerShell
21 42 (10.40%) Bash Shell
21 42 (10.40%) DevOps
22 41 (10.15%) MySQL
23 39 (9.65%) Web Services

Applications Support 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 48 (11.88%) WebLogic
2 45 (11.14%) IIS
3 43 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 36 (8.91%) SharePoint
5 35 (8.66%) JBoss
6 34 (8.42%) Apache
7 18 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (4.21%) CMS
9 15 (3.71%) MS Exchange
10 13 (3.22%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (1.73%) Jetty
12 7 (1.73%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
16 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
16 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (6.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (5.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.23%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.43%) SaaS
2 24 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.24%) G Suite
5 3 (0.74%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.25%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) iTunes
6 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.69%) DNS
2 19 (4.70%) VPN
3 13 (3.22%) IPsec
4 12 (2.97%) Firewall
4 12 (2.97%) HTTP
4 12 (2.97%) LAN
4 12 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.97%) WAN
5 8 (1.98%) NetScaler
5 8 (1.98%) Wireless
6 7 (1.73%) FTP
6 7 (1.73%) MPLS
6 7 (1.73%) VoIP
7 6 (1.49%) LDAP
8 5 (1.24%) Internet
8 5 (1.24%) SSL
9 4 (0.99%) SAN
10 3 (0.74%) DHCP
11 2 (0.50%) Network Security
11 2 (0.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (32.67%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.15%) MySQL
3 20 (4.95%) Big Data
4 19 (4.70%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.48%) DB2
8 7 (1.73%) JasperReports
8 7 (1.73%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (2.48%) Ant
1 10 (2.48%) Git (software)
1 10 (2.48%) Subversion
2 9 (2.23%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.73%) Eclipse
3 7 (1.73%) IntelliJ
4 5 (1.24%) Maven
5 4 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.99%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.74%) JIRA
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.50%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.50%) JMeter
7 2 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.50%) Selenium
7 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.50%) Toad
8 1 (0.25%) Apache Ivy
General
1 108 (26.73%) Finance
2 48 (11.88%) Banking
3 20 (4.95%) Marketing
4 19 (4.70%) Back Office
5 16 (3.96%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.71%) Electronics
6 15 (3.71%) Retail
6 15 (3.71%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.72%) Publishing
8 8 (1.98%) Games
9 6 (1.49%) Advertising
9 6 (1.49%) Legal
10 4 (0.99%) Front Office
10 4 (0.99%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.74%) Law
12 2 (0.50%) French Language
12 2 (0.50%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (14.11%) .NET
2 39 (9.65%) Web Services
3 36 (8.91%) XML
4 33 (8.17%) J2EE
5 29 (7.18%) HTML
6 20 (4.95%) CSS
6 20 (4.95%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (3.96%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.71%) Kafka
9 10 (2.48%) Spring
10 7 (1.73%) FreeMarker
10 7 (1.73%) JSON
11 6 (1.49%) HTML5
12 5 (1.24%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (1.24%) Middleware
13 4 (0.99%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.99%) Grails
13 4 (0.99%) JSP
13 4 (0.99%) SOAP
13 4 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.19%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.21%) Clustering
6 16 (3.96%) SWIFT
7 12 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.73%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.24%) EPoS
10 4 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.99%) User Experience
11 3 (0.74%) AS400
11 3 (0.74%) iPad
11 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.50%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 166 (41.09%) Windows
2 158 (39.11%) Linux
3 71 (17.57%) Windows Server
4 63 (15.59%) Unix
5 33 (8.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.23%) CentOS
8 9 (2.23%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.24%) Debian
11 4 (0.99%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.74%) SUSE
12 3 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.50%) zOS
14 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.25%) Solaris
14 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (30.45%) ITIL
2 65 (16.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 44 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (10.40%) DevOps
5 38 (9.41%) CRM
6 37 (9.16%) Problem Management
7 31 (7.67%) Service Management
8 22 (5.45%) Technical Analysis
8 22 (5.45%) Test Automation
9 19 (4.70%) Algorithmic Trading
9 19 (4.70%) Automated Trading
9 19 (4.70%) ETL
10 18 (4.46%) Load Balancing
10 18 (4.46%) Release Management
10 18 (4.46%) Service Delivery
11 17 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (4.21%) E-Commerce
12 16 (3.96%) ERP
12 16 (3.96%) ITSM
12 16 (3.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 258 (63.86%) SQL
2 117 (28.96%) Java
3 95 (23.51%) Shell Script
4 61 (15.10%) C#
5 54 (13.37%) Python
6 42 (10.40%) Bash Shell
6 42 (10.40%) PowerShell
7 36 (8.91%) JavaScript
8 30 (7.43%) C++
9 26 (6.44%) Perl
10 23 (5.69%) PHP
11 17 (4.21%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.72%) Groovy
12 11 (2.72%) Ruby
12 11 (2.72%) VB
13 9 (2.23%) C
14 8 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.98%) VBScript
15 5 (1.24%) Korn
16 4 (0.99%) sed
Qualifications
1 45 (11.14%) Degree
2 29 (7.18%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.48%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.99%) MCSA
7 4 (0.99%) MCT
8 3 (0.74%) CEH
8 3 (0.74%) CISSP
8 3 (0.74%) GCIA
8 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.74%) PMP
9 2 (0.50%) LPIC
9 2 (0.50%) MCP
10 1 (0.25%) CCNA
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (13.37%) SLA
2 6 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) EMIR
3 1 (0.25%) MiFID
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (11.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.23%) Xen
4 8 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (1.98%) XenApp
5 7 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.73%) vCloud
5 7 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.73%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.50%) KVM
7 2 (0.50%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (2.23%) Tivoli
2 8 (1.98%) Puppet
3 7 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (1.73%) ThinApp
4 6 (1.49%) SCCM
5 5 (1.24%) Nagios
6 4 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.74%) Ansible
7 3 (0.74%) Graphite
7 3 (0.74%) Kibana
7 3 (0.74%) logstash
7 3 (0.74%) SCOM
8 2 (0.50%) Grafana
8 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.25%) Mesos
9 1 (0.25%) Salt
9 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (23.76%) Oracle
2 82 (20.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.94%) IBM
4 20 (4.95%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.21%) Cisco
6 16 (3.96%) SAP
7 15 (3.71%) VMware
8 14 (3.47%) Symantec
9 13 (3.22%) Bloomberg
9 13 (3.22%) CQG
9 13 (3.22%) Reuters
10 10 (2.48%) Citrix
11 9 (2.23%) HP
12 8 (1.98%) McAfee
13 7 (1.73%) AppSense
13 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.73%) EMC
13 7 (1.73%) Juniper
13 7 (1.73%) NetApp
13 7 (1.73%) Nokia
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefit and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Intechnica
Salary: Up to £35,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago