Senior Applications Engineer Jobs

Senior Applications Engineer
UK

The median Senior Applications Engineer salary in the UK is £55,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 803 959 1062
Rank change year-on-year +156 +103 -250
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 42 69 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.062% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.066% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 50
10th Percentile £38,890 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £46,132 £51,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% -11.11% +28.57%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £72,188
90th Percentile £68,750 £90,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -5.26%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,164 104,802 135,666
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 93.58% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57,734 65,779 84,694
10th Percentile £28,501 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,085 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50% +5.26%

Senior Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Applications Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +176 38 £55,000 -8.33% 10
UK excluding London +90 35 £55,000 +22.22% 8
South East +81 21 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Work from Home +135 14 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Yorkshire +109 8 £40,681 -14.36%
North of England +98 8 £40,681 -3.36%
London +180 5 £80,000 +23.08% 5
Midlands +56 2 £48,267 +7.26%
East of England +45 2 £42,500 - 3
West Midlands +62 1 £46,534 +3.41%
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 - 3
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 2 March 2024, Senior Applications Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 12 (28.57%) Degree
4 11 (26.19%) Azure
5 10 (23.81%) C
5 10 (23.81%) C#
5 10 (23.81%) SOLIDWORKS
5 10 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 9 (21.43%) Linux
7 8 (19.05%) CAD
7 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) HND
7 8 (19.05%) MVC
7 8 (19.05%) XAML
7 8 (19.05%) Solid Edge
7 8 (19.05%) WPF
7 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
7 8 (19.05%) MVVM
7 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.05%) Multithreaded Programming
7 8 (19.05%) SOLID
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (14.29%) ITIL
9 6 (14.29%) CRM
9 6 (14.29%) Service Management
9 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) Marketing
9 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.38%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) SOLIDWORKS
2 8 (19.05%) Solid Edge
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (9.52%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Azure
2 6 (14.29%) Power Platform
3 4 (9.52%) Entra ID
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (4.76%) AWS
5 2 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Stack
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.38%) iPaaS
6 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Power BI
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) Metadata
3 1 (2.38%) Metadata Repository
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git
2 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Gradle
2 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 14 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.29%) Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Legal
6 2 (4.76%) Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Finance
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (2.38%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Fire and Rescue
7 1 (2.38%) Local Government
7 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) WPF
2 2 (4.76%) REST
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) Direct3D
3 1 (2.38%) DirectX
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.76%) iSeries
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (19.05%) CAD
2 8 (19.05%) Multithreaded Programming
2 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
2 8 (19.05%) MVC
2 8 (19.05%) MVVM
2 8 (19.05%) SOLID
3 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (14.29%) CRM
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.90%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
5 4 (9.52%) Agile
5 4 (9.52%) ITSM
5 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) C
1 10 (23.81%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) XAML
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.52%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) HND
3 4 (9.52%) HNC
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) GDPR
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.38%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Terraform
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) iManage
2 3 (7.14%) Intapp
2 3 (7.14%) LexisNexis
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Remedy
4 1 (2.38%) SnapLogic