Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 252 232
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 12 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.56% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 26
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.95% +28.26%
10th Percentile £31,325 £26,275 £38,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +36.00%

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 6,852 7,826 6,687
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.41% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,756 6,613 5,663
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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
Stockport -1 5 £47,500 +31.03% 2
Wigan +11 1 £47,500 +75.93%
Salford - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) AIX
4 5 (41.67%) HPUX
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Advertising
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) BCP

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 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (8.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (8.33%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Dutch Language
2 2 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) AIX
3 5 (41.67%) HPUX
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) BCP
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Meraki
4 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL