The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 891 938
Rank change year-on-year +62 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 36 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.026% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 16
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% -5.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +78.57% -17.64%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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 +41 23 £62,500 +38.88% 2
South East - 8 £62,500 -
North of England -4 3 £43,750 +45.83% 1
North West - 2 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +10 1 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +10 1 £50,000 +33.33%
East of England -10 1 £75,000 +114.28%
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Applications Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 33 (60.00%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) Linux
3 25 (45.45%) Python
4 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 20 (36.36%) C++
7 18 (32.73%) Windows
8 15 (27.27%) Java
8 15 (27.27%) Ruby
9 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
10 12 (21.82%) DevOps
10 12 (21.82%) C#
10 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
11 11 (20.00%) .NET
11 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 10 (18.18%) Problem Management
12 10 (18.18%) Reuters
13 9 (16.36%) Bloomberg
13 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
13 9 (16.36%) CQG
13 9 (16.36%) VPN
13 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.36%) PHP
13 9 (16.36%) IPsec
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) Algorithmic Trading
13 9 (16.36%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 9 (16.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 9 (16.36%) Automated Trading

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 (10.91%) IIS
2 5 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) IPsec
1 9 (16.36%) VPN
2 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) MySQL
4 5 (9.09%) Redis
5 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) IDOL
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.82%) Log4j
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Back Office
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) CSS
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) Web Services
4 4 (7.27%) J2EE
4 4 (7.27%) Kafka
4 4 (7.27%) SOAP
4 4 (7.27%) XML
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (5.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) Laravel
7 1 (1.82%) React
7 1 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Smart Meter
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Smart City
5 1 (1.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Linux
2 18 (32.73%) Windows
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
3 12 (21.82%) DevOps
4 10 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 9 (16.36%) Algorithmic Trading
5 9 (16.36%) Automated Trading
5 9 (16.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 9 (16.36%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 7 (12.73%) Change Management
6 7 (12.73%) CRM
6 7 (12.73%) ITIL
6 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
6 7 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Facilities Management
8 5 (9.09%) Kanban
8 5 (9.09%) OO
9 4 (7.27%) ChatOps
9 4 (7.27%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) SQL
2 25 (45.45%) Python
3 20 (36.36%) C++
4 15 (27.27%) Java
4 15 (27.27%) Ruby
5 12 (21.82%) C#
5 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
6 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (16.36%) PHP
8 8 (14.55%) C
9 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
10 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.27%) Go
12 3 (5.45%) Perl
13 2 (3.64%) Clipper
13 2 (3.64%) PHP 5
14 1 (1.82%) C-shell
14 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) CCNA
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.73%) CISSP
2 7 (12.73%) RHCE
2 7 (12.73%) RHCSA
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Ansible
2 4 (7.27%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.27%) Mesos
2 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Reuters
2 9 (16.36%) Bloomberg
2 9 (16.36%) CQG
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.73%) VMware
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle
5 2 (3.64%) Kofax
5 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.82%) Apple
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) iManage
6 1 (1.82%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.82%) New Relic
6 1 (1.82%) Zend
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