Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 126 123
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 8 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.57% 0.66% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.71% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 21
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +26.26% +13.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £46,875 £52,500 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% -7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1327 1971 2498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 92.84% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1516 1850
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Essex

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Essex

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Colchester +17 3 £45,000 -
Epping - 3 £40,000 -
Applications Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Essex region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) Redis
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) SOA

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian