The median annual salary for a Applications Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Engineer
England / South West
Rank 223 228 223
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 8 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.46% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.48% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 23
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £26,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £31,200
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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4866 5681 5920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.61% 96.76% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4702 4959
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in the South West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in the South West

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in the South West

Applications Support 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 Support Engineer within the South West 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
Wiltshire +9 3 £32,500 -
Bristol -9 3 £42,500 +34.92%
Somerset -10 2 £19,000 -32.14%
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) IIS
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) SLA
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (9.52%) Data Conversion
7 2 (9.52%) PowerShell

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
1 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Conversion
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Alterian
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus