The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 166 180
Rank change year-on-year -31 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 18 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.44% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 4
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,900 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +0.71% +7.69%  

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 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Wigan - 3 £27,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £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 27 June 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 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) Finance
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
5 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
6 10 (29.41%) ITIL
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 8 (23.53%) DNS
8 8 (23.53%) Unix
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.59%) Banking
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.65%) .NET
10 6 (17.65%) Web Services
10 6 (17.65%) Document Management
10 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
10 6 (17.65%) Legal
10 6 (17.65%) iManage
10 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
10 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (14.71%) Puppet
11 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
11 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
11 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (14.71%) CMS
11 5 (14.71%) Management Information System

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 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) IDOL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Law
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Unix
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Debian
6 4 (11.76%) SUSE
6 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Document Management
2 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.76%) Expense Management
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.71%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) VB
4 4 (11.76%) VBScript
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) MCSA
1 4 (11.76%) MCT
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Graphite
2 4 (11.76%) Kibana
2 4 (11.76%) logstash
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) iManage
4 5 (14.71%) Interwoven
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 2 (5.88%) HP
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