Period
to 21 November 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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

Applications Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 195 217
Rank change year-on-year +65 +22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 16 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.21% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.21% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Hertfordshire median annual salary £33,500 £38,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.55% -26.19% +40.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,500 £68,125 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 2,177 3,773 4,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 97.22% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 2,943 3,653
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,600 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Hertfordshire

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Hertfordshire

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Hertfordshire

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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
Watford +27 2 £67,500 -6.90% 1
Stevenage +8 1 £32,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £55,000 - 1
Applications Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (75.00%) SaaS
1 12 (75.00%) SIEM
1 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 12 (75.00%) Secure Coding
2 11 (68.75%) AWS
3 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (43.75%) Azure
6 5 (31.25%) CEH
6 5 (31.25%) CISSP
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) COBIT
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Qualys
7 4 (25.00%) Veracode
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (18.75%) DevOps

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) SaaS
2 11 (68.75%) AWS
3 7 (43.75%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (75.00%) Secure Coding
1 12 (75.00%) SIEM
1 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CEH
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Qualys
1 4 (25.00%) Veracode
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft