The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 221 238
Rank change year-on-year -33 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 23 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 7
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,400
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6631 5495 6111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.58% 97.78% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 4663 4986
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in the North West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in the North West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in the North West

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Manchester -31 18 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Lancashire - 3 £19,000 -
Cheshire -28 2 £31,250 -21.87% 2
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) Linux
3 16 (40.00%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) Finance
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
5 11 (27.50%) ITIL
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (22.50%) Unix
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle
8 8 (20.00%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.50%) Banking
10 6 (15.00%) Document Management
10 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) iManage
10 6 (15.00%) .NET
10 6 (15.00%) Web Services
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.00%) Legal
10 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
11 5 (12.50%) Interwoven
11 5 (12.50%) CMS

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (27.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) IDOL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.00%) Debian
6 4 (10.00%) SUSE
6 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Document Management
2 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (10.00%) Expense Management
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.00%) Workflow
5 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.50%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) Ruby
4 4 (10.00%) VB
4 4 (10.00%) VBScript
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) MCSA
1 4 (10.00%) MCT
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Graphite
2 4 (10.00%) Kibana
2 4 (10.00%) logstash
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.50%) MobiControl
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) iManage
4 5 (12.50%) Interwoven
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
7 2 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (2.50%) Motorola
8 1 (2.50%) SOTI
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