Period
to 15 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

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

Senior Applications Engineer
England > North West
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 341 360
Rank change year-on-year +131 +19 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 2 3 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.042% 0.029% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.030% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median annual salary £42,500 £57,988 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.71% +59.97% -27.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £55,722 £32,025
90th Percentile £43,750 £66,604 £40,275
England median annual salary £45,000 £57,988 £52,500
% change year-on-year -22.40% +10.45% -16.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 4,603 10,076 11,767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 95.76% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,759 7,593 9,548
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,649 £66,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Senior Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior Applications Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the North West

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer in the North West.

Salary trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the North West

Senior Applications 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 Senior Applications Engineer within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 August 2020. 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
Manchester - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Applications Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, Senior 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 North West region featuring Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Graylog
2 1 (50.00%) LXC
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management

Senior Applications 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Fortran
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) LXC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graylog
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) VMware