The median annual salary for a Applications Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 392 426
Rank change year-on-year +48 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 45 66 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 60 38
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

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 14386 18632 20289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.50% 96.66% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12028 15887 16329
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Berkshire +40 22 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Surrey +31 13 £34,000 +10.42% 1
Oxfordshire +10 5 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Hampshire +11 2 £27,000 -32.50% 1
West Sussex +7 2 £30,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +6 1 £25,500 -27.14%
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 -
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 54 (65.85%) SQL
2 41 (50.00%) Windows
3 30 (36.59%) Linux
4 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
5 25 (30.49%) Java
6 20 (24.39%) Oracle
7 19 (23.17%) Tomcat
8 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
8 18 (21.95%) Active Directory
9 16 (19.51%) Apache
10 15 (18.29%) MS Office
10 15 (18.29%) Finance
11 14 (17.07%) Windows Server
12 13 (15.85%) JBoss
12 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
13 12 (14.63%) ITIL
13 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (14.63%) WebSphere
14 11 (13.41%) Firewall
15 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
16 9 (10.98%) DNS
16 9 (10.98%) Unix
16 9 (10.98%) Perl
16 9 (10.98%) MySQL
16 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
16 9 (10.98%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
17 8 (9.76%) CentOS
17 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (9.76%) Shell Script

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 19 (23.17%) Tomcat
2 16 (19.51%) Apache
3 13 (15.85%) JBoss
4 12 (14.63%) WebSphere
5 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
6 9 (10.98%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
8 7 (8.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (6.10%) IIS
11 3 (3.66%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (1.22%) CICS
12 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Infor M3
1 3 (3.66%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.54%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.41%) Firewall
3 9 (10.98%) DNS
4 8 (9.76%) HTTP
5 5 (6.10%) LDAP
6 4 (4.88%) NAS
6 4 (4.88%) SAN
7 3 (3.66%) SSL
8 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.22%) Internet
9 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) MySQL
2 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.54%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Big Data
5 4 (4.88%) DB2
6 1 (1.22%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) Ant
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Gradle
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Toad
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Back Office
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) French Language
3 2 (2.44%) Publishing
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.22%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) J2EE
1 8 (9.76%) Middleware
2 7 (8.54%) LAMP
2 7 (8.54%) Web Services
3 6 (7.32%) .NET
4 4 (4.88%) XML
5 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.66%) CSS
5 3 (3.66%) HTML
5 3 (3.66%) jQuery
6 2 (2.44%) JSON
6 2 (2.44%) XSLT
6 2 (2.44%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.22%) COM
7 1 (1.22%) REST
7 1 (1.22%) Spring
7 1 (1.22%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.66%) Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.66%) Fintech
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.22%) EPoS
4 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Linux
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.98%) Unix
5 8 (9.76%) CentOS
5 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (14.63%) ITIL
2 7 (8.54%) Release Management
3 6 (7.32%) ITIL V3
3 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
3 6 (7.32%) Presales
4 5 (6.10%) Analytics
4 5 (6.10%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.88%) Web Operations
6 3 (3.66%) Change Management
6 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.66%) Cyber Intelligence
6 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.66%) Microservices
6 3 (3.66%) Process Improvement
7 2 (2.44%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.85%) SQL
2 25 (30.49%) Java
3 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
3 9 (10.98%) Perl
4 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.76%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.54%) C
6 5 (6.10%) Python
6 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.88%) C#
7 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) COBOL
8 1 (1.22%) PL/1
8 1 (1.22%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) CISSP
2 4 (4.88%) CEH
2 4 (4.88%) GCIA
2 4 (4.88%) MCP
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) MCITP
3 3 (3.66%) MCSA
3 3 (3.66%) MCSE
3 3 (3.66%) MCTS
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Docker
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Puppet
2 4 (4.88%) OpenAM
3 3 (3.66%) Grafana
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Ansible
4 1 (1.22%) Graphite
4 1 (1.22%) Kibana
4 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.22%) Salt
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
4 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.10%) IBM
4 5 (6.10%) VMware
5 4 (4.88%) Sun
6 3 (3.66%) BEA
7 2 (2.44%) Apple
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix
7 2 (2.44%) Google
8 1 (1.22%) Adobe
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco
8 1 (1.22%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.22%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.22%) Juniper
8 1 (1.22%) SAP
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