The median annual salary for a Applications Support Engineer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 650 648 702
Rank change year-on-year -2 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 181 292 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 152 255 208
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,200 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

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 77613 93636 100158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.39% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65018 79446 82470
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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 +20 78 £42,500 -10.52% 17
South East +41 45 £32,500 +3.17% 6
North West -16 22 £38,750 -13.88% 4
West Midlands +27 13 £33,500 +13.55% 1
South West +6 10 £38,750 +40.90% 4
East of England -3 9 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Yorkshire +14 2 £32,500 +18.18% 2
East Midlands +7 1 £45,000 +56.52% 1
North East +6 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Applications Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 214 (62.03%) SQL
2 140 (40.58%) Windows
3 138 (40.00%) Linux
4 104 (30.14%) SQL Server
5 97 (28.12%) ITIL
6 87 (25.22%) Java
7 86 (24.93%) Finance
8 67 (19.42%) Windows Server
9 66 (19.13%) Oracle
10 65 (18.84%) Microsoft
11 64 (18.55%) Unix
12 53 (15.36%) Shell Script
13 52 (15.07%) Tomcat
14 51 (14.78%) Python
15 46 (13.33%) .NET
16 44 (12.75%) WebLogic
17 42 (12.17%) XML
18 41 (11.88%) Degree
19 38 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (10.72%) JBoss
20 37 (10.72%) PowerShell
21 36 (10.43%) JavaScript
22 35 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
23 34 (9.86%) Bash Shell
23 34 (9.86%) DevOps
23 34 (9.86%) J2EE
24 33 (9.57%) MySQL
24 33 (9.57%) IIS
24 33 (9.57%) SLA
25 32 (9.28%) C#

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 52 (15.07%) Tomcat
2 44 (12.75%) WebLogic
3 37 (10.72%) JBoss
4 33 (9.57%) IIS
5 30 (8.70%) Apache
6 21 (6.09%) SharePoint
6 21 (6.09%) WebSphere
7 16 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (2.32%) MS Exchange
9 7 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.45%) CMS
11 5 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.58%) Drupal
13 2 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
1 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.87%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.58%) Siebel Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Eze OMS
4 1 (0.29%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.35%) SaaS
3 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.45%) Office 365
5 3 (0.87%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Akamai
6 2 (0.58%) GitHub
6 2 (0.58%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) iTunes
7 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 17 (4.93%) DNS
3 16 (4.64%) Firewall
4 14 (4.06%) SSL
5 11 (3.19%) HTTP
6 9 (2.61%) Internet
6 9 (2.61%) LAN
6 9 (2.61%) WAN
7 8 (2.32%) VPN
8 7 (2.03%) VoIP
8 7 (2.03%) Wireless
9 3 (0.87%) IPsec
9 3 (0.87%) LDAP
9 3 (0.87%) Network Security
10 2 (0.58%) DHCP
10 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.58%) FTP
10 2 (0.58%) NAS
10 2 (0.58%) SAN
11 1 (0.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.57%) MySQL
3 17 (4.93%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.19%) Big Data
4 11 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.61%) DB2
5 9 (2.61%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.58%) Endeca
9 2 (0.58%) IDOL
9 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.58%) Redis
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (4.64%) Subversion
2 12 (3.48%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.45%) JIRA
6 4 (1.16%) JMeter
7 3 (0.87%) Ant
7 3 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.87%) Selenium
7 3 (0.87%) Toad
7 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.29%) Gradle
9 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.29%) Maven
General
1 86 (24.93%) Finance
2 24 (6.96%) Banking
3 20 (5.80%) Back Office
4 14 (4.06%) Publishing
5 13 (3.77%) Retail
6 12 (3.48%) Marketing
7 8 (2.32%) Games
8 7 (2.03%) Legal
8 7 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.16%) Advertising
10 4 (1.16%) Electronics
11 3 (0.87%) Front Office
12 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.58%) French Language
12 2 (0.58%) Law
12 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.29%) Automotive
13 1 (0.29%) German Language
13 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.33%) .NET
2 42 (12.17%) XML
3 34 (9.86%) J2EE
4 32 (9.28%) Web Services
5 29 (8.41%) HTML
6 19 (5.51%) CSS
7 16 (4.64%) Middleware
8 11 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (2.90%) ASP.NET
9 10 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (2.90%) jQuery
10 8 (2.32%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.03%) Kafka
12 6 (1.74%) HTML5
12 6 (1.74%) LAMP
13 5 (1.45%) JSON
13 5 (1.45%) SOAP
14 4 (1.16%) Apache Camel
14 4 (1.16%) IBM Integration Bus
14 4 (1.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.06%) Clustering
4 12 (3.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.32%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.74%) AS400
8 6 (1.74%) EPoS
8 6 (1.74%) Fintech
9 5 (1.45%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.45%) User Experience
10 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.16%) iPad
10 4 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.87%) CMDB
12 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.58%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.58%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 140 (40.58%) Windows
2 138 (40.00%) Linux
3 67 (19.42%) Windows Server
4 64 (18.55%) Unix
5 27 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (7.25%) CentOS
7 19 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.61%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.45%) Debian
11 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.16%) SUSE
11 4 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) Android
13 1 (0.29%) Solaris
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (28.12%) ITIL
2 38 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 34 (9.86%) DevOps
5 22 (6.38%) Change Management
6 21 (6.09%) Release Management
7 20 (5.80%) Data Protection
8 18 (5.22%) Problem Management
9 16 (4.64%) Configuration Management
9 16 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 15 (4.35%) MVC
11 14 (4.06%) Service Delivery
12 13 (3.77%) Incident Management
13 12 (3.48%) CRM
14 10 (2.90%) ERP
14 10 (2.90%) Load Balancing
15 9 (2.61%) ETL
15 9 (2.61%) OO
15 9 (2.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 214 (62.03%) SQL
2 87 (25.22%) Java
3 53 (15.36%) Shell Script
4 51 (14.78%) Python
5 37 (10.72%) PowerShell
6 36 (10.43%) JavaScript
7 34 (9.86%) Bash Shell
8 32 (9.28%) C#
9 25 (7.25%) Perl
10 22 (6.38%) PHP
11 14 (4.06%) Ruby
11 14 (4.06%) T-SQL
12 13 (3.77%) VBScript
13 12 (3.48%) C++
14 7 (2.03%) C
15 6 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.16%) Go
16 4 (1.16%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.87%) VB
18 2 (0.58%) AWK
Qualifications
1 41 (11.88%) Degree
2 19 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.45%) CISSP
5 5 (1.45%) MCSA
6 4 (1.16%) CEH
6 4 (1.16%) GCIA
6 4 (1.16%) MCP
7 3 (0.87%) MCITP
7 3 (0.87%) MCSE
7 3 (0.87%) MCTS
8 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) LPIC
8 2 (0.58%) MCT
9 1 (0.29%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.57%) SLA
2 6 (1.74%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) MiFID
3 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) EMIR
System Software
1 30 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.58%) KVM
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.58%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.58%) Varnish
3 2 (0.58%) Xen
4 1 (0.29%) Docker
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (5.22%) Puppet
2 8 (2.32%) Nagios
3 7 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.74%) Ansible
4 6 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.45%) Graphite
5 5 (1.45%) Kibana
6 4 (1.16%) logstash
7 3 (0.87%) Grafana
7 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.58%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.58%) Opsview
8 2 (0.58%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.58%) WSUS
8 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.29%) Mesos
9 1 (0.29%) Salt
9 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (19.13%) Oracle
2 65 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.83%) Red Hat
4 15 (4.35%) Cisco
5 11 (3.19%) IBM
6 10 (2.90%) VMware
7 7 (2.03%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (2.03%) Sybase
7 7 (2.03%) Symantec
8 6 (1.74%) New Relic
9 5 (1.45%) ATG
9 5 (1.45%) SAP
9 5 (1.45%) Sun
10 4 (1.16%) Apple
10 4 (1.16%) iManage
11 3 (0.87%) BEA
11 3 (0.87%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.87%) CQG
11 3 (0.87%) Interwoven
11 3 (0.87%) Reuters
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
University of Southampton
Salary: £29,301 to £36,001
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Dental
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus great benefits package.
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Perform Media Services
Salary: Competitive + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Holiday & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-51,500 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago