The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Senior Applications Engineer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 901 955
Rank change year-on-year +50 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 32 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.022% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.023% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 18
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% -5.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £35,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year +78.57% -19.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Top 20 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 3 months to 24 June 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
England +62 32 £62,500 +47.05% 4
London +36 21 £62,500 +42.85% 2
South East - 6 £62,500 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £62,500 - 1
City of London +27 2 £71,250 +1.78% 1
North West - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +9 1 £50,000 +33.33%
East of England -2 1 £75,000 +114.28%
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £75,000 +114.28%
Cambridge -13 1 £75,000 +114.28%
Docklands, London - 1 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £63,750 -
Winchester - 1 £62,500 -
Reading - 1 £63,750 -
Leeds - 1 £37,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 27 (51.92%) Linux
3 23 (44.23%) Python
4 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 18 (34.62%) C++
7 16 (30.77%) Windows
8 13 (25.00%) Java
8 13 (25.00%) Ruby
9 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 10 (19.23%) Reuters
10 10 (19.23%) C#
10 10 (19.23%) .NET
10 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
10 10 (19.23%) DevOps
11 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
11 9 (17.31%) Algorithmic Trading
11 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
11 9 (17.31%) PHP
11 9 (17.31%) Bloomberg
11 9 (17.31%) CQG
11 9 (17.31%) VPN
11 9 (17.31%) IPsec
11 9 (17.31%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 9 (17.31%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 9 (17.31%) Automated Trading
12 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
13 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 5 (9.62%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) IPsec
1 9 (17.31%) VPN
2 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.62%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.62%) Redis
4 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) IDOL
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Log4j
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Back Office
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) CSS
2 6 (11.54%) HTML
3 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 4 (7.69%) J2EE
4 4 (7.69%) Kafka
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
4 4 (7.69%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.77%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (5.77%) HTML5
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.85%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.92%) Java EE
7 1 (1.92%) React
7 1 (1.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Smart Meter
3 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Smart City
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Linux
2 16 (30.77%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) CentOS
6 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 10 (19.23%) DevOps
3 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 9 (17.31%) Algorithmic Trading
4 9 (17.31%) Automated Trading
4 9 (17.31%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 9 (17.31%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.62%) Change Management
6 5 (9.62%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) Facilities Management
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
6 5 (9.62%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) ChatOps
7 4 (7.69%) Operations Management
7 4 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 23 (44.23%) Python
3 18 (34.62%) C++
4 13 (25.00%) Java
4 13 (25.00%) Ruby
5 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 10 (19.23%) C#
7 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
7 9 (17.31%) PHP
7 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
8 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
9 6 (11.54%) C
9 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.69%) Go
11 3 (5.77%) Perl
12 2 (3.85%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.92%) Clipper
13 1 (1.92%) C-shell
13 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) CCNA
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CISSP
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (9.62%) RHCE
2 5 (9.62%) RHCSA
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Ansible
2 4 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.69%) Mesos
2 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Reuters
2 9 (17.31%) Bloomberg
2 9 (17.31%) CQG
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) iManage
7 1 (1.92%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.92%) Kofax
7 1 (1.92%) New Relic
7 1 (1.92%) Zend
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