The median annual salary for a Applications Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Application Support Engineer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 166 188
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 16 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.32% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.33% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 2
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £26,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +59.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £22,925
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £30,325
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +9.24%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3822 3339 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.10% 97.52% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2778 2990
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in Manchester

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in Manchester

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in Manchester

Applications Support 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 Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 7 £35,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 -
Applications Support Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Applications Support 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Unix
5 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) Puppet
6 7 (26.92%) Ruby
6 7 (26.92%) Python
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
9 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 4 (15.38%) SUSE
9 4 (15.38%) Debian
9 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (15.38%) iPad
9 4 (15.38%) logstash
9 4 (15.38%) Kibana
9 4 (15.38%) Graphite
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
10 3 (11.54%) CentOS
10 3 (11.54%) Legal
10 3 (11.54%) JavaScript

Applications Support 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 12 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) IDOL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Debian
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE
4 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.54%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Document Management
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITSM
5 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.85%) OpenUP
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.69%) MCSA
1 2 (7.69%) MCT
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Graphite
2 4 (15.38%) Kibana
2 4 (15.38%) logstash
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.85%) iManage
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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