The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Applications Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 352 371
Rank change year-on-year +46 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 86 94 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.53% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 72
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14182 17817 20713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.56% 96.93% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11882 15144 16834
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Applications Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the South East

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the South East

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the South East

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire +24 30 £32,500 +8.78% 5
Berkshire +17 20 £41,250 -19.51% 3
Surrey +20 18 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Oxfordshire +26 11 £47,250 +89.00%
West Sussex +2 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Engineer
England

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Applications 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 South East region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 82 (58.57%) SQL
2 70 (50.00%) Windows
3 55 (39.29%) Java
4 42 (30.00%) Oracle
5 41 (29.29%) ITIL
6 40 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 38 (27.14%) Linux
8 30 (21.43%) Finance
9 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
10 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Office
11 24 (17.14%) Bash Shell
12 23 (16.43%) MySQL
12 23 (16.43%) Shell Script
13 22 (15.71%) Root Cause Analysis
13 22 (15.71%) Windows Server
14 21 (15.00%) Apache
15 20 (14.29%) Unix
15 20 (14.29%) C++
15 20 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (13.57%) Tomcat
17 18 (12.86%) SLA
18 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
18 17 (12.14%) PostgreSQL
19 16 (11.43%) Banking
19 16 (11.43%) Active Directory
19 16 (11.43%) C
20 15 (10.71%) Python
20 15 (10.71%) TCP/IP
21 14 (10.00%) Software Engineering
21 14 (10.00%) HTTP

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (15.00%) Apache
2 19 (13.57%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.00%) JBoss
3 14 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.29%) WebLogic
4 13 (9.29%) WebSphere
5 12 (8.57%) IIS
6 8 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.43%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.71%) Confluence
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.14%) Infor M3
2 3 (2.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.86%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) iTunes
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.00%) HTTP
3 10 (7.14%) Firewall
4 7 (5.00%) LDAP
4 7 (5.00%) SSL
5 5 (3.57%) DNS
6 4 (2.86%) Internet
7 2 (1.43%) DHCP
7 2 (1.43%) PBX
8 1 (0.71%) Broadband
8 1 (0.71%) Intranet
8 1 (0.71%) IPv4
8 1 (0.71%) IPv6
8 1 (0.71%) NAS
8 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.71%) Network Security
8 1 (0.71%) SAN
8 1 (0.71%) SMTP
8 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.43%) MySQL
3 17 (12.14%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.43%) DB2
5 9 (6.43%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.29%) Big Data
7 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.14%) QlikView
10 2 (1.43%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 8 (5.71%) JIRA
1 8 (5.71%) Maven
2 6 (4.29%) Ant
3 5 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.57%) Subversion
4 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.14%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.14%) NetBeans
4 3 (2.14%) QUnit
4 3 (2.14%) Selenium
5 2 (1.43%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.43%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.43%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.43%) MSI
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.71%) Gradle
6 1 (0.71%) Toad
General
1 30 (21.43%) Finance
2 16 (11.43%) Banking
3 11 (7.86%) Electronics
4 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.14%) Marketing
4 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.57%) Back Office
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) French Language
7 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.00%) XML
2 11 (7.86%) J2EE
3 9 (6.43%) Spring
3 9 (6.43%) Web Services
4 8 (5.71%) .NET
5 7 (5.00%) HTML
5 7 (5.00%) JSON
5 7 (5.00%) RESTful
6 5 (3.57%) CSS
7 4 (2.86%) Java EE
7 4 (2.86%) JSP
7 4 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.14%) COM
8 3 (2.14%) Dojo
8 3 (2.14%) SAML
8 3 (2.14%) SOAP
8 3 (2.14%) Spring MVC
8 3 (2.14%) Struts
9 2 (1.43%) Middleware
9 2 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.57%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.14%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 2 (1.43%) Replication
6 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
7 1 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 70 (50.00%) Windows
2 38 (27.14%) Linux
3 22 (15.71%) Windows Server
4 20 (14.29%) Unix
5 11 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.29%) CentOS
8 6 (4.29%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.86%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.71%) AIX
10 1 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.71%) Solaris
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.29%) ITIL
2 22 (15.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (8.57%) Release Management
6 11 (7.86%) ITIL V3
6 11 (7.86%) Problem Management
6 11 (7.86%) Programme Management
7 10 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 10 (7.14%) DevOps
7 10 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (7.14%) ETL
7 10 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (6.43%) Change Management
9 6 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.29%) OOP
9 6 (4.29%) Presales
9 6 (4.29%) SDLC
9 6 (4.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (58.57%) SQL
2 55 (39.29%) Java
3 24 (17.14%) Bash Shell
4 23 (16.43%) Shell Script
5 20 (14.29%) C++
6 16 (11.43%) C
7 15 (10.71%) Python
8 10 (7.14%) C#
9 9 (6.43%) JavaScript
9 9 (6.43%) Perl
9 9 (6.43%) Ruby
10 4 (2.86%) AWK
10 4 (2.86%) Korn
10 4 (2.86%) sed
10 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.14%) Groovy
11 3 (2.14%) PHP
11 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.43%) COBOL
12 2 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.43%) CISSP
4 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.29%) Degree
6 5 (3.57%) CCNA
6 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.57%) RHCE
6 5 (3.57%) RHCSA
7 4 (2.86%) CEH
7 4 (2.86%) GCIA
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.43%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.43%) MCITP
8 2 (1.43%) MCP
8 2 (1.43%) MCTS
8 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.43%) PMP
9 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.86%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.86%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.43%) Docker
4 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) SCCM
2 6 (4.29%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.86%) Puppet
4 3 (2.14%) Grafana
5 2 (1.43%) SCOM
6 1 (0.71%) Ansible
6 1 (0.71%) Graphite
6 1 (0.71%) Kibana
6 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.71%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.71%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.71%) Salt
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (30.00%) Oracle
2 40 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.29%) VMware
4 12 (8.57%) IBM
5 11 (7.86%) SAP
6 10 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.86%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.86%) Citrix
7 4 (2.86%) Google
8 3 (2.14%) BEA
8 3 (2.14%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.43%) Apple
9 2 (1.43%) HP
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco
10 1 (0.71%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.71%) Juniper
10 1 (0.71%) McAfee
10 1 (0.71%) Sun
Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Council
Salary: From £23,398 to £27,668 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
ITC
Posted: Yesterday