Period
to 28 March 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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

Senior Applications Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 949 1013 1123
Rank change year-on-year +64 +110 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 27 65 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.047% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.049% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 21
Median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -13.64%
10th Percentile £35,250 £41,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £113,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -3.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 104,408 131,962 159,116
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 95.96% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 84,328 106,468 131,727
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Senior Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Engineer in England

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Senior Applications Engineer in England

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer in England over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Applications Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. 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
North of England +90 10 £47,500 +39.71% 2
London +71 10 £105,000 +100.00% 1
North West +57 9 £50,000 +47.06%
South West +40 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Midlands +50 2 £40,500 - 4
South East +44 1 - - 1
East Midlands +26 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £40,500 - 4
Senior Applications Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, Senior Applications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) OWASP
2 8 (29.63%) Law
3 7 (25.93%) IIS
3 7 (25.93%) Threat Modelling
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 5 (18.52%) SaaS
5 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (18.52%) CEH
5 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding
5 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) OSCP
6 4 (14.81%) OSCE
6 4 (14.81%) OSWP
6 4 (14.81%) Fintech
6 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
6 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) AWS
8 2 (7.41%) PKI
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development

Senior 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
2 3 (11.11%) AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AppScan
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Law
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) French Language
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JSON
1 2 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) PKI
1 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) OWASP
2 7 (25.93%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding
4 4 (14.81%) Fintech
4 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) B2C
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) ITSM
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Fortran
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CEH
1 5 (18.52%) OSCP
2 4 (14.81%) CREST Certified
2 4 (14.81%) OSCE
2 4 (14.81%) OSWP
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) GPEN
4 1 (3.70%) GWAPT
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
2 1 (3.70%) logstash
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) iManage
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) VMware