Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £39,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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

Applications Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 271 256
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 16 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 30
Manchester median annual salary £39,750 £36,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.66% -23.68% +11.76%
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,325 £39,875
90th Percentile £59,206 £43,625 £52,750
North West median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% -15.79% +15.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,549 7,242 7,225
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 97.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,504 5,991 6,234
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in Manchester

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in Manchester

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in Manchester

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Salford - 2 £22,500 -
Applications Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) SCCM
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) XenApp
5 5 (31.25%) Ivanti
5 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) Coaching
6 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 4 (25.00%) IVR
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (25.00%) HTML

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) PBX
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) VoIP
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Power BI
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 3 (18.75%) Telesales
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) OWASP
6 1 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) XenApp
1 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
1 5 (31.25%) Ivanti
2 4 (25.00%) Genesys
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam