The median annual salary for an Applications Support Engineer was £32,576 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 79 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.08% 0.54% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.55% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Median salary £32,576 £27,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.45% -27.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +11.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 728 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.49% 97.98% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 499 683 603
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in Southampton

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in Southampton

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Southampton region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft