Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1099 1158 1192
Rank change year-on-year +59 +34 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 49 31 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.017% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.018% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 71
England median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.73% -14.76%
10th Percentile £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% +11.73% -14.76%

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Engineer in England

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Applications Engineer in England

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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 36 £80,000 +33.33% 1
South East +61 8 £62,500 +47.06%
North of England -2 3 £43,750 -12.50%
East of England +16 2 - -
North West -2 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +21 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Senior Applications Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 36 (73.47%) Linux
3 29 (59.18%) Python
4 24 (48.98%) Java
5 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (34.69%) C++
7 16 (32.65%) Shell Script
8 15 (30.61%) Finance
8 15 (30.61%) Ruby
9 14 (28.57%) Reuters
9 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 13 (26.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 13 (26.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 13 (26.53%) Automated Trading
10 13 (26.53%) Bloomberg
10 13 (26.53%) CQG
10 13 (26.53%) VPN
10 13 (26.53%) Algorithmic Trading
10 13 (26.53%) IPsec
11 12 (24.49%) Windows
12 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
13 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
13 9 (18.37%) ITIL
13 9 (18.37%) Perl
13 9 (18.37%) PHP
14 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
14 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
15 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
15 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3

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 6 (12.24%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) IIS
3 4 (8.16%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) IPsec
1 13 (26.53%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.20%) Redis
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.04%) IDOL
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) JSON
2 5 (10.20%) RESTful
3 4 (8.16%) Ajax
3 4 (8.16%) J2EE
3 4 (8.16%) JSF
3 4 (8.16%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) SOAP
3 4 (8.16%) SVG
3 4 (8.16%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) Laravel
4 1 (2.04%) Memcached
4 1 (2.04%) Sass
4 1 (2.04%) Symfony
4 1 (2.04%) WPF
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 13 (26.53%) Algorithmic Trading
3 13 (26.53%) Automated Trading
3 13 (26.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 13 (26.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
5 9 (18.37%) ITIL
6 7 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) DevOps
6 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 7 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) CRM
7 4 (8.16%) Identity Management
7 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Proactive Management
7 4 (8.16%) Secure Coding
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) Python
3 24 (48.98%) Java
4 17 (34.69%) C++
5 16 (32.65%) Shell Script
6 15 (30.61%) Ruby
7 9 (18.37%) Perl
7 9 (18.37%) PHP
8 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 7 (14.29%) C
10 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
11 5 (10.20%) C#
11 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
12 4 (8.16%) Groovy
13 1 (2.04%) Clipper
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) CCNA
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (14.29%) CISSP
1 7 (14.29%) RHCE
1 7 (14.29%) RHCSA
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Reuters
2 13 (26.53%) Bloomberg
2 13 (26.53%) CQG
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.04%) iManage
6 1 (2.04%) Interwoven
6 1 (2.04%) Kofax
6 1 (2.04%) Zend