Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 441 469 532
Rank change year-on-year +28 +63 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 114 129 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 110 134 100
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.46% +12.14%
10th Percentile £26,125 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £45,875
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in the South East

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in the South East

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in the South East

Applications Support 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 Support Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -8 37 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Surrey +24 35 £37,500 - 2
Hampshire +16 27 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Berkshire -14 23 £42,500 -13.71% 2
West Sussex +6 12 £37,500 -21.05%
Oxfordshire -2 8 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 6 £35,500 +26.79%
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (63.16%) SQL
2 57 (50.00%) Windows
3 43 (37.72%) Oracle
4 42 (36.84%) Linux
5 40 (35.09%) SQL Server
5 40 (35.09%) Java
6 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
7 27 (23.68%) Shell Script
8 25 (21.93%) Finance
9 22 (19.30%) ITIL
10 21 (18.42%) Bash Shell
11 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
12 19 (16.67%) SLA
12 19 (16.67%) Unix
13 17 (14.91%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (14.04%) Banking
14 16 (14.04%) MySQL
15 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (13.16%) Web Services
15 15 (13.16%) C#
16 14 (12.28%) Apache
17 13 (11.40%) Python
17 13 (11.40%) PHP
17 13 (11.40%) IBM
17 13 (11.40%) Open Source
17 13 (11.40%) Windows Server
18 12 (10.53%) Problem Management
18 12 (10.53%) WebLogic
18 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
19 11 (9.65%) XML

Applications Support 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 14 (12.28%) Apache
2 12 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.02%) IIS
5 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.51%) Liferay
7 3 (2.63%) JBoss
7 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.75%) nginx
9 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.88%) CMS
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.39%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.26%) Firewall
2 6 (5.26%) LDAP
3 4 (3.51%) DNS
4 3 (2.63%) DHCP
4 3 (2.63%) FTP
5 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.88%) Intranet
6 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.04%) MySQL
3 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.26%) DB2
5 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.75%) MS Access
7 2 (1.75%) QlikView
7 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.75%) JIRA
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.88%) Ant
4 1 (0.88%) Moq
4 1 (0.88%) MSI
4 1 (0.88%) NUnit
4 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (21.93%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Banking
3 8 (7.02%) Electronics
3 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.02%) Marketing
3 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) French Language
5 3 (2.63%) German Language
5 3 (2.63%) Retail Finance
6 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.16%) Web Services
2 11 (9.65%) CSS
2 11 (9.65%) HTML
2 11 (9.65%) XML
3 9 (7.89%) .NET
4 8 (7.02%) J2EE
5 4 (3.51%) CSS3
5 4 (3.51%) HTML5
6 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.63%) EDI
7 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.75%) EJB
7 2 (1.75%) JSP
7 2 (1.75%) Middleware
7 2 (1.75%) Spring
7 2 (1.75%) XSLT
8 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.88%) Ninject
8 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Client/Server
1 8 (7.02%) SWIFT
2 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.39%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.63%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.75%) Fintech
6 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) BYOD
7 1 (0.88%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) Online Games
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.00%) Windows
2 42 (36.84%) Linux
3 19 (16.67%) Unix
4 13 (11.40%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.26%) zOS
6 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.75%) Debian
10 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) ITIL
2 17 (14.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (11.40%) Open Source
4 12 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.89%) DevOps
7 8 (7.02%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 8 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (7.02%) ETL
7 8 (7.02%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (7.02%) Programme Management
8 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.14%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (6.14%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.14%) Time Management
9 6 (5.26%) CRM
9 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.26%) Product Management
9 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.16%) SQL
2 40 (35.09%) Java
3 27 (23.68%) Shell Script
4 21 (18.42%) Bash Shell
5 15 (13.16%) C#
6 13 (11.40%) PHP
6 13 (11.40%) Python
7 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
8 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
9 9 (7.89%) Perl
10 6 (5.26%) Ruby
11 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.51%) C
12 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.63%) C++
14 2 (1.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.39%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.63%) PMP
5 2 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.67%) SLA
2 6 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) GDPR
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (4.39%) SCCM
4 2 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (0.88%) Control-M
5 1 (0.88%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (37.72%) Oracle
2 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.40%) IBM
4 8 (7.02%) SAP
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.75%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.75%) Infor
6 2 (1.75%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) CommVault
7 1 (0.88%) FIS
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) VMware