Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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.

Applications Engineer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 553 587
Rank change year-on-year +20 +34 -55
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 330 310 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 292 283 304
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,579 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £73,875
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in London

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in London

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in London

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the London 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
Central London +39 85 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West London +11 12 £38,750 -43.64%
East London +6 5 £42,500 -23.42%
South London +5 2 £40,000 +40.35% 2
North London +5 1 £46,000 -3.16%
Applications Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 155 (46.97%) SQL
2 138 (41.82%) Finance
3 131 (39.70%) Java
4 119 (36.06%) Linux
5 118 (35.76%) Windows
6 88 (26.67%) Python
7 78 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (22.42%) Windows Server
9 67 (20.30%) SQL Server
10 64 (19.39%) Banking
11 61 (18.48%) .NET
12 58 (17.58%) PowerShell
13 56 (16.97%) Degree
14 54 (16.36%) JavaScript
14 54 (16.36%) ITIL
15 49 (14.85%) IIS
15 49 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (14.55%) DevOps
17 47 (14.24%) Software Engineering
18 45 (13.64%) Apache
19 42 (12.73%) Tomcat
19 42 (12.73%) C#
19 42 (12.73%) Microsoft
20 41 (12.42%) MySQL
21 39 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
22 38 (11.52%) Computer Science
23 36 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
24 35 (10.61%) Nagios
25 34 (10.30%) HTML
25 34 (10.30%) Test Automation

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 49 (14.85%) IIS
2 45 (13.64%) Apache
3 42 (12.73%) Tomcat
4 24 (7.27%) Confluence
5 23 (6.97%) JBoss
6 19 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (5.15%) CMS
7 17 (5.15%) WebSphere
8 10 (3.03%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.73%) MS Exchange
10 8 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (2.42%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.91%) Drupal
13 3 (0.91%) WordPress
14 2 (0.61%) MQSeries
15 1 (0.30%) Jetty
15 1 (0.30%) nginx
15 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.30%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) iTrent
1 5 (1.52%) MetaTrader
1 5 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.30%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.30%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.64%) G Suite
4 11 (3.33%) SaaS
5 7 (2.12%) Office 365
5 7 (2.12%) Slack
6 5 (1.52%) Trello
7 4 (1.21%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.91%) Google Play
8 3 (0.91%) IaaS
9 2 (0.61%) GitHub
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.30%) Route 53
10 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.85%) TCP/IP
1 16 (4.85%) VPN
2 13 (3.94%) IPsec
3 11 (3.33%) Skype
4 8 (2.42%) DNS
4 8 (2.42%) Firewall
5 7 (2.12%) LAN
6 6 (1.82%) HTTP
7 4 (1.21%) FTP
7 4 (1.21%) SAN
7 4 (1.21%) SMTP
8 3 (0.91%) AMQP
8 3 (0.91%) WAN
9 2 (0.61%) ICMP
9 2 (0.61%) LDAP
9 2 (0.61%) SSL
9 2 (0.61%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.61%) VLAN
9 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (20.30%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.42%) MySQL
3 30 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.24%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.94%) Redis
5 13 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.33%) Big Data
8 7 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.82%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.21%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (9.39%) TeamCity
2 29 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (8.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 28 (8.48%) Hudson
3 28 (8.48%) MSBuild
3 28 (8.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 27 (8.18%) JIRA
5 16 (4.85%) Gradle
5 16 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 14 (4.24%) Android Studio
7 8 (2.42%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.42%) InstallShield
8 6 (1.82%) AdminStudio
8 6 (1.82%) AutoIt
8 6 (1.82%) MSI
9 5 (1.52%) Maven
10 4 (1.21%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.21%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.91%) Appium
11 3 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 138 (41.82%) Finance
2 64 (19.39%) Banking
3 17 (5.15%) Retail
4 16 (4.85%) Advertising
5 15 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 14 (4.24%) Investment Banking
7 13 (3.94%) Back Office
8 11 (3.33%) Publishing
8 11 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.42%) Front Office
10 6 (1.82%) Law
11 5 (1.52%) Electronics
11 5 (1.52%) Legal
12 3 (0.91%) German Language
13 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.30%) Billing
14 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.30%) Games
14 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (18.48%) .NET
2 34 (10.30%) HTML
3 32 (9.70%) CSS
4 25 (7.58%) Django
5 24 (7.27%) FIX Protocol
5 24 (7.27%) Node.js
6 21 (6.36%) XML
7 20 (6.06%) J2EE
7 20 (6.06%) RESTful
8 17 (5.15%) JSON
9 15 (4.55%) HTML5
10 14 (4.24%) MSMQ
10 14 (4.24%) RxJava
10 14 (4.24%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (3.94%) Kafka
11 13 (3.94%) React
11 13 (3.94%) Web Services
12 12 (3.64%) AngularJS
12 12 (3.64%) CSS3
13 11 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.52%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.70%) Mobile App
3 25 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.97%) Data Centre
5 18 (5.45%) User Experience
6 15 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 15 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.03%) mHealth
10 6 (1.82%) Fintech
11 5 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.52%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.61%) Derivative
14 2 (0.61%) Equities
14 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 119 (36.06%) Linux
2 118 (35.76%) Windows
3 74 (22.42%) Windows Server
4 33 (10.00%) Android
5 31 (9.39%) Unix
6 24 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 19 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (4.55%) Windows 10
10 11 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.82%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.21%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.91%) Solaris
14 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.30%) AIX
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.36%) ITIL
3 49 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (14.55%) DevOps
5 47 (14.24%) Software Engineering
6 34 (10.30%) Test Automation
7 33 (10.00%) Service Management
7 33 (10.00%) TDD
8 30 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 30 (9.09%) Task Automation
9 26 (7.88%) Android Development
10 25 (7.58%) Scrum
11 24 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
12 23 (6.97%) Problem Management
13 20 (6.06%) Algorithmic Trading
13 20 (6.06%) BDD
13 20 (6.06%) ITSM
14 18 (5.45%) Automated Trading
14 18 (5.45%) Migration
14 18 (5.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 155 (46.97%) SQL
2 131 (39.70%) Java
3 88 (26.67%) Python
4 58 (17.58%) PowerShell
5 54 (16.36%) JavaScript
6 42 (12.73%) C#
7 33 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 30 (9.09%) Perl
9 26 (7.88%) C++
10 19 (5.76%) Bash Shell
11 18 (5.45%) PHP
12 15 (4.55%) Ruby
13 13 (3.94%) Objective-C
14 12 (3.64%) Groovy
15 11 (3.33%) Apple Swift
16 10 (3.03%) T-SQL
17 8 (2.42%) PL/SQL
17 8 (2.42%) VBScript
18 5 (1.52%) C
18 5 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (16.97%) Degree
2 30 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.94%) MCSE
3 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.12%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.21%) HND
8 3 (0.91%) CISM
8 3 (0.91%) CISSP
8 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.61%) CCNA
9 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CCA
10 1 (0.30%) CEH
10 1 (0.30%) CISA
10 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.30%) ISEB
10 1 (0.30%) MCITP
10 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.36%) QA
2 9 (2.73%) SLA
3 4 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.15%) vSphere
4 16 (4.85%) XenApp
5 14 (4.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (3.94%) XenServer
7 12 (3.64%) XenDesktop
8 11 (3.33%) Hyper-V
9 10 (3.03%) Docker
10 6 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (10.61%) Nagios
2 32 (9.70%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (9.09%) Ansible
3 30 (9.09%) Puppet
4 14 (4.24%) Icinga
5 11 (3.33%) SCCM
6 6 (1.82%) WSUS
7 3 (0.91%) Terraform
8 2 (0.61%) SCOM
9 1 (0.30%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.30%) Graylog
9 1 (0.30%) Oozie
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Packer
9 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.39%) Oracle
3 27 (8.18%) VMware
4 20 (6.06%) Citrix
5 16 (4.85%) Atlassian
6 13 (3.94%) Bloomberg
6 13 (3.94%) CQG
6 13 (3.94%) Google
6 13 (3.94%) Reuters
7 11 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.82%) Cisco
8 6 (1.82%) IBM
9 4 (1.21%) Apple
9 4 (1.21%) Avaya
9 4 (1.21%) iManage
9 4 (1.21%) Sybase
10 3 (0.91%) NetApp
11 2 (0.61%) JDA
11 2 (0.61%) Remedy
11 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com