Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 24 November 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 West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 290 264
Rank change year-on-year +2 -26 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Engineer 42 60 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.55% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 65
South West median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% -6.15% +14.04%
10th Percentile £18,700 £19,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,000 £46,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10020 10556 11566
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8299 8909 9807
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Engineer in the South West

Applications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Applications Engineer in the South West

Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Engineer in the South West

Applications Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bristol -24 14 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Wiltshire -3 10 £47,500 +58.33%
Dorset -6 6 £18,000 -10.00% 4
Gloucestershire +29 5 £24,000 -15.79%
Devon +20 4 £24,500 -43.68%
Somerset -5 1 £34,757 +15.86% 1
Applications Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West region featuring Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) Linux
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) Java
6 7 (16.67%) PHP
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 6 (14.29%) VMware
7 6 (14.29%) Degree
8 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
8 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.90%) C#
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.52%) VBScript
9 4 (9.52%) MySQL
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Finance
9 4 (9.52%) Advertising
9 4 (9.52%) Firewall
9 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.52%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.52%) Proactive Management
10 3 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
10 3 (7.14%) Windows Server

Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Jetty
1 3 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) JasperReports
3 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) MS Access
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Ant
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
1 3 (7.14%) MSI
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.52%) Advertising
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) FreeMarker
2 3 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) SCADA
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 4 (9.52%) Proactive Management
3 3 (7.14%) Application Packaging
3 3 (7.14%) Content Management
3 3 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (7.14%) ERP
3 3 (7.14%) MVC
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 3 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (7.14%) Project Management
3 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.76%) DRM
4 2 (4.76%) Hardware Maintenance
4 2 (4.76%) Information Management
4 2 (4.76%) Information Security
4 2 (4.76%) ITSM
4 2 (4.76%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (11.90%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.52%) VBScript
6 3 (7.14%) Groovy
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.14%) Avaya
4 3 (7.14%) Genesys
4 3 (7.14%) Google
4 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Apple
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle